Stainless Steel is a highly durable material used in many qualified applications. Like all materials, its production and use affect the environment in many different ways. Assessing the overall environmental impact of products requires an integrated approach that considers the product over its entire life cycle - Life Cycle Assessment (LCA).
Stainless steel LCI Data are freely available from ISSF. The ISSF Communications Policy for LCI data asks that you complete this brief questionnaire in order that the appropriate dataset and support can be supplied.