The U.S. Life Cycle Inventory Database was developed collaboratively with a wide variety of partnerships.

Some of these stakeholders helped to launch the database in 2001 and have contributed along the way. Those stakeholders that convened at the 2009 Stakeholders Roadmap Meeting have pledged to support project development moving forward, as described in the meeting minutes.

Principal Launch Supporters

The supporters below have participated in or funded the project since its development and launch in 2001.

  • American Chemistry Council
  • American Plastics Council
  • Athena Institute
  • Consortium for Research on Renewable Industrial Materials
  • Franklin Associates, A Division of ERG
  • General Services Administration
  • Institute of Environmental Research and Education
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Portland Cement Association
  • Sylvatica
  • U.S. Car Project (Ford, General Motors, and DaimlerChrysler)
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • U.S. Department of Energy
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • U.S. Green Building Council
  • U.S. Navy
  • Vehicle Recycling Partnership of United States Council for Automotive Research LLC (USCAR)

Project Roadmap Supporters

The following groups participated in the Stakeholders Roadmap Meeting in February of 2009 to provide input for the development of the U.S. Life Cycle Inventory Database Roadmap.

  • The Aluminum Association
  • American Chemistry Council
  • American Institute of Steel Construction
  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Athena Institute
  • BD Medical
  • Black and Veatch
  • The Carbon Trust
  • Concurrent Technologies Corporation
  • Decra Roofing Systems
  • Earthshift
  • Ecointesys
  • Five Winds International
  • Franklin Associates
  • Green Building Alliance
  • Green Seal
  • GreenBlue
  • Institute for Environmental Research and Education
  • Metal Building Manufacturers Associations
  • Metal Construction Association
  • National Association of Home Builders
  • National Center for Manufacturing Sciences
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • Navarro Research & Engineering
  • North American Insulation Manufacturers Association
  • PE Americas
  • Shaw, Inc.
  • Steel Recycling Institute
  • Sylvatica
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service R&D
  • U.S. Department of Energy
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • U.S. General Services Administration
  • U.S. Green Building Council
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of California, Santa Barbara