Application of LCA analysis in water management

The project "Application of LCA analysis in water management" No. CZ.01.1.02/0.0/0.0/20_358/ 0027733 is solved with the financial support of the Ministry of Industry and Trade within the grant programme Operational Programme Enterprise and Innovation for Competitiveness – Innovation Voucher call VI.

 

The project aims to perform an LCA analyses of selected products of ASIO TECH, spol. s.r.o. and to assess their environmental impact in terms of carbon footprint. Namely, it will be as follows:

  1. LCA analysis of the technology for pool water treatment and recycling and comparison of its operation with the operation of a conventional technology,
  2. LCA analysis comparing AS-MONOcomp and AS-ANAZON treatment plants as representatives of an intensive and extensive method of wastewater treatment,
  3. LCA analysis of HSBR treatment plants,
  4. LCA analysis of construction works for water management structures.

The project contributes to more efficient water management, and thus to the fulfillment of the sustainable management of natural resources goals through management methods and procedures that ensure their long-term ecological and biological integrity and stability, which is identified in the National Domain of Specialization 1.6. Sustainable agriculture and the environmental application sector, 1.6.1 Sustainable management of natural resources. Indicative relation to classification CZ- 37.00 Sewage and refuse disposal, sanitation, and similar activities.

The benefit for the company will be to gain an overview of the carbon footprint of its products, technologies, and technological units. Based on the results of LCA analyses, the company will strive to improve its portfolio in terms of environmental impact. In practice, this will mean introducing changes in partial deliveries to create a portfolio of products that are "greener" and more environmentally friendly. At the same time, innovation with the introduction of LCA analyses is expected to strengthen competitiveness and improve public relations for communication with customers.

The project is solved by the company ASIO TECH, spol. s.r.o. in cooperation with UCT Prague. The duration of the project is 8 months in the period from 12/2021 to 07/2022.

 

Contacts

ASIO TECH, spol. s r.o.
Kšírova 552/45
619 00 Brno
Czech Republic

ASIO NEW, spol. s r.o.
Kšírova 552/45
619 00 Brno
Czech Republic

tel.: +420 548 428 111
e-mail: asio@asio.cz