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The environmental impact information in WikiFootprints product and comparison articles should be objective and not influenced by emotions, opinions, or personal feelings about a good or service. Reliable published sources should be used when editing articles. Life-cycle assessments (LCA) and environmental product declarations (EPD) are a great sources of this information. These are often published by the company who developed or manufactures the good or provides the service. Some organizations may not publish the full LCA for a product, however they may include a summary of the LCA in an environmental report. Additional sources of reliable information may include, but are not limited to, government agencies and peer reviewed journal articles.
Product pages are organized similar to a cradle-to-grave life-cycle assessment and built on the Product Template. The pages contain a summary of each stage of a product’s lifecycle and an info box that contains emissions figures for the product. This information is often obtained from a life-cycle assessment (LCA) or life-cycle analysis of the good or service.
- End of Life
- Carbon Emissions
- Energy Use
- Material Use
- Water Consumption
A template for comparison pages has not been created. Here is an example comparison page to help you get started: Soft drinks.