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GSS TBL S-LCA Benefits

There are many benefits of a TBL S-LCA:

  • Benefits for Consumers
  • Benefits for Retailers
  • Benefits for Distributors
  • Benefits for Manufacturers
  • Benefits for New Product Developers
  • Benefits for Investors
  • Benefits for CPAs

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GSS TBL S-LCA Functions

This describes the functions of the GSS Standards-based TBL LCA.

  • Choose which parts of the Triple Bottom Line you want to work with. Change weights to zero for those metrics you do not want to compare.
  • Add custom metrics by request - all of your team can now be included in your decision-making and development tracking processes 

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GSS TBL S-LCA Features

This describes some of the main features of the GSS TBL LCA.

  • we specialize in and evaluate products and services via multivariate comparative decision-making
  • multiple product / item comparison
  • multiple SDS/MDS/MSDS mixes -- and environmental impact calculations
  • create your own customized process metrics
  • data entry screens automatically created, or use batch update to load your .csv data files to your own custom specs
  • multiple graphical output formats
  • measure and optimize your entire "chain" of operations, from supply chains to delivery chains

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Green Media

Ranchers in parched U.S. Northern Plains welcome hay lottery

Reuters - Environment - 3 hours 15 min ago
(Reuters) - Hundreds of livestock ranchers in the drought-stricken U.S. Northern Plains are embracing what organizers say is the first lottery designed to provide some much-needed relief to their operations.
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Sierra Leone buries 461 mudslide victims, more still missing

Reuters - Environment - 4 hours 21 min ago
FREETOWN (Reuters) - Sierra Leone has buried 461 victims of a mudslide that swept away homes on the edge of the capital this week, an official at the central morgue said on Friday.
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Swiss road agency bans new Porsche Cayenne registrations

Reuters - Environment - 7 hours 50 min ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland's road agency on Friday imposed a preliminary ban on new registrations of Porsche Cayenne cars equipped with manipulated diesel engine management software.
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Cities across Africa face threat of landslides like Sierra Leone

Reuters - Environment - 9 hours 22 min ago
DAKAR (Reuters) - Natural and human factors made Sierra Leone's capital vulnerable to a landslide that killed more than 400 people this week: heavy rain, deforested land and communities forced by overcrowding to live on steep hillsides.
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"What's 'smog' in Kazakh?" China language mix snags environment inspectors

Reuters - Environment - 13 hours 53 min ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - With one national language often spoken poorly and thousands of regional dialects and ethnic minority tongues, China is having to employ multilingual officials as it embarks on its latest round of environment inspections across the country.
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Magnitude 6.7 quake strikes north of Ascension Island: USGS

Reuters - Environment - 16 hours 32 min ago
(Reuters) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.7 struck on Friday in the South Atlantic Ocean about 790 km (490 miles) north of Ascension Island, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
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Brazil to swap environmental fines for recovery works

Reuters - Environment - 18 hours 5 min ago
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil will allow environmental transgressors to exchange millionaire fines for recovery works at a discount, the environment minister said on Thursday, in a bid to reduce litigation and raise funds for projects in times of austerity.
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Montana wildfire triggers hundreds of evacuations

Reuters - Environment - 18 hours 8 min ago
(Reuters) - A lightning-sparked wildfire burning for more than a month in western Montana has flared anew, prompting the evacuation of nearly 750 homes on Thursday as firefighters braced for more hot and windy weather forecast for the weekend, authorities said.
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Norway authorities stop Greenpeace protests at Arctic well

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 22:14
OSLO (Reuters) - Norwegian coast guards stopped Greenpeace from protesting at a site of the country's northernmost exploration well drilled by Statoil, the environmentalist group said on Thursday.
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Tropical Storm Harvey forms in Atlantic Ocean: NHC

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 21:15
(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Harvey became the eighth named storm of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Thursday.
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Governor urges Trump to drop Virginia from offshore drilling plan

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 20:59
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe urged the Trump administration to exclude his state from a federal offshore oil and gas drilling plan, citing concerns about revenue sharing and environmental issues, in a letter that his office revealed on Thursday.
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Nearly 100 percent chance of cyclone east of Windward Islands: NHC

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:13
(Reuters) - A low pressure system located several hundred miles east of the
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Anti-poaching activist shot dead in Tanzania; motive unclear

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 17:25
NAIROBI (Reuters) - A prominent conservationist who worked on high profile ivory smuggling cases has been shot dead in Tanzania, colleagues said on Tuesday, although the motive for the killing was unclear.
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Samarco should be punished but not closed: Brazil mining minister

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 17:12
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Samarco, a joint venture between BHP Biliton Ltd and Brazil's Vale, should be punished but not closed over the 2015 collapse of a tailings dam that killed 19 people, Brazil's mining and energy minister said on Thursday.
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Normandy's D-Day beaches invaded by green algae

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 15:54
COURSEULLES-SUR-MER, France (Reuters) - Normandy's D-Day beaches, where Allied troops landed in June 1944 to free Europe of Nazi occupation, are being invaded by green algae.
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Wildfire-plagued Portugal declares public calamity as braces for more

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 15:24
LISBON (Reuters) - Parts of Portugal, beset by its deadliest summer of wildfires in living memory, were declared in a state of public calamity on Thursday as the government put emergency services on alert for further outbreaks.
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Shell says fire out at Deer Park, Texas JV refinery

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 14:36
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Royal Dutch Shell Plc said a fire was extinguished on Thursday morning at its 325,700 barrel-per-day (bpd) joint-venture Deer Park, Texas, refinery.
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South African rhino rancher asks court to permit horn sale

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 14:22
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - The owner of the world's biggest private rhino herd took court action on Thursday to force South Africa's government to allow its first online sale of rhino horn, which he aims to hold next week.
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Hundreds still missing in Sierra Leone mudslide as search intensifies

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 13:22
Soldiers and volunteers equipped with shovels and pickaxes dug through the perilous site of a mudslide in Sierra Leone on Thursday in search of hundreds of bodies that may still be buried days after the incident.
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Forty killed in landslide in eastern Congo, vice governor says

Reuters - Environment - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 12:53
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Forty people have been killed in a landslide in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Pacifique Keta, the vice governor of Ituri province, said on Thursday.
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