International Tin Research Institute (ITRI)
Name of source Life Cycle Inventory / Analysis of Stainless Steel
Provider International Tin Research Institute (ITRI)
Summary text A life cycle inventory (LCI) study to quantify resources use, energy and environmental emissions associated with the processing of cold roll and white hot rolled steel
Licensing Free, requires data request
Language(s) English
Access – data formats and accessibility
File type HTML access to data request form
Software needs  
Contents – breadth and depth of datasets
Age 2005
Geography Global, Europe, Japan, Korea, USA
Original Data Source(s) Industry statistics
Other Databases Included  
Life cycle stages Cradle-to-Grave
Modeling approach  
Emissions results GWP
Number of datasets 8
Main topics Metals and Semimetals
Other topics  
Data transparency – what metadata is provided for each dataset?
System boundaries Yes
Data Types Process
Allocation Methods Yes
Technology Yes
Data year Yes
Original source Yes
Uncertainty No
Quality – is information provided on data quality?
Data quality score No
Quality assurance Unknown
Standards compliant ISO 14040