The professional society for life cycle assessment

Life Cycle Assessment in the Agriculture and Food Sectors

October 8 - 10 2014 San Francisco, California

ACLCA, the American Center for Life Cycle Assessment, will host LCA of Foods 2014, the International Conference on LCA in the Agri-Food Sector, from 8 - 10 October 2014. This will be the first time the conference is held outside of Europe and the ninth conference in a series including: Brussels (1996/1998), Gothenburg (2001/2007), Horsens (2003), Zurich (2008), Bari (2010) and Saint Malo (2012).

LCA of Foods 2014 Call for Papers will go out in January 2014. 

Click here for a link to the last LCA of Foods Conference, which was held in Saint Malo in 2012. 

Venue & Accommodation

LCA of Foods 2014 will take place in San Francisco, California at the Hotel Nikko. 

Food Expo 

October 9 (4:00 - 7:00 pm)

The Food Expo will highlight the importance of consumer choice when it comes to sustainable foods. Four Local Bay Area Renowned Chefs will each prepare one course of a meal during a live demonstration. Portions will be served to 400 conference attendees in the Hotel Nikko Ballroom. Each course will have two menu choices, for the purpose of impact comparison. IERE will provide LCA results for the choices.