LCA report regarding blood bags

Raul Carlson, eco2win, performed a Life Cycle Assessment of a PVC blood bag containing DEHP compared to a fictive PVC free bag. The LCA is commissioned by the EU Life+ project PVCfreeBloodBag.

Press release May 2012

Pressmeddelande_LCA Maj (Swedish)




Front page picture of report



Kick-Off Seminar in Copenhagen

PVCfreeBloodBag LIFE+ project!
Over 50 participants from all over the world attended the seminar in Copenhagen. It resulted in many meetings, interesting discussions and informative lectures.

Futher infomation regarding the seminar – under news

Press Release_6feb2012

Seminar information and program

Program Copenhagen

Brief information about the project

Life+ Handouts (pdf) (1.09 MB)

EU project for PVC free blood bags approved

Press Release 27 july 2011

The EU environmental program Life+ has awarded a grant to the Jegrelius institute for Applied Green Chemistry, in cooperation with four European companies and Karolinska University Hospital, for a PVC-free blood bag project.

Press release PVC free BB 27jul 2011 (150.75 kB) © 2015