Recapitulation of different evaluation methods and tools that can support your substitution process
References and links to original sources are provided thus permitting a more detailed examination of the different methods and tools.
The evaluation methods and tools to support substitution have been developed and are made available by authorities, industry associations, scientific institutions and NGOs. The methods and tools consist of generic guidelines that outline the principles of substitution as well as specific methods and tools that guide the user consecutively through each step of the substitution process (such as definition of decision criteria, assessment of alternatives, implementation).
Different evaluation methods and tools to support substitution are already available, including tools within the framework of the management of chemicals.
This section of the SUBSPORTplus website aims at assisting the user by providing
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