News features and technical articles about the evolution of aquaculture, one of the world’s fastest growing industries.

LCA

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Embodied resource use in feed-based aquaculture

In life cycle analysis of aquaculture, there is a danger of the entire array of embodied resources and impacts being assigned to the production facility. Producers have no control over the inefficiencies or impacts associated with feed production, but can 

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Life cycle assessment in aquaculture

Life cycle assessment studies the environmental and other potential impacts throughout a product’s life, starting at raw material and following it through production, use and disposal.