Tsang MP1, Bates ME, Madison M, Linkov I.
Environ Sci Technol. 2014 Oct 7;48(19):11543-50. doi: 10.1021/es501996s. Epub 2014 Sep 11.Assessing the best options among emerging technologies (e.g., new chemicals, nanotechnologies) is complicated because of trade-offs across benefits and risks that are difficult to quantify given limited and fragmented availability of information. This study demonstrates the integration of multicriteria decision analysis (MCDA) and life cycle assessment (LCA) to address technology alternative selection decisions. Read More