Launch of new  Handbook- 2020

10 December 2020|

NEW HANDBOOK | The members of the Roundtable for Product Social Metrics have now published the fifth iteration of the Handbook for Product Social Impact [...]

How BASF applies datatools

20 July 2020|

Learn from the experienced! How BASF applies datatools Currently the Roundtable members are further developing the experience with datatools. During the S-LCA Conference in Gotenburg BASF presented  [...]

Social LCA and Policymaking

2 July 2020|

In this video Mark Goedkoop discusses and gives input on requirements of the European Commission towards methodology in relation to policy making. 5 requirements are [...]

DSM: implementation of product social metrics

9 June 2020|

DSM: implementation of product social metrics When companies start with implementing product social metrics they might initiate first  an (ad-hoc) case-study. A series of such [...]

Learnings of the pilot with RepRisk*

30 January 2019|

One outcome of pilot cases in previous phases, conducted by the Roundtable (RT) members was the high effort of data gathering. In the earlier phases, [...]

A new way of collecting data for Social Metrics

9 May 2018|

A new way of collecting data for Social Metrics Introduction The case study performed by Steelcase and Covestro was intended to test the methodology developed by the Roundtable for Product [...]

Consistent Assessment of Positive Impacts

9 January 2018|

Abstract This article explores ways how to systematically address positive impacts in the Handbook for Product Social Impact Assessments (PSIA). The literature concerning positive impacts [...]