Circular Ecology’s team have been using various LCA software packages for over 10 years, but they started using OpenLCA in 2014. One of the main attractions to Circular Ecology was the open source nature of the software. In fact, it was the only open source LCA software available. Furthermore, OpenLCA can be used with the same high quality LCA databases as with other commercial LCA software, such as the ecoinvent database.
Other official supporters of OpenLCA include: