“Life-Cycle Assessment” in Additive Manufacturing: Laser Powder Bed Fusion Goes Green!

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Customers and investors are increasingly placing value on ecologically and sustainably manufactured products. By transparently and ecologically assessing their products, industry and SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) can take responsibility for people and the environment and position themselves in the market with a competitive advantage. Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT are now addressing the topic of life-cycle assessment in Laser Powder Bed Fusion.