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Don’t Deny Uncertainty -
Leverage It!
Building Far-reaching Sustainability Capabilities
through Software, Training, Research and Consulting

Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)

Screening and Hotspot Analysis
ISO-Compliant LCA
Carbon and Water Footprints

Sustainable Return on Investment (S-ROI)

Triple Bottom Line assessment of
traditional and impact investments,
to provide new insights into economic,
social and environmental impacts

Tailored Services and Project Support

1-on-1 Coaching - LCA and S-ROI
Facilitated Workshops in
    Design for Sustainability
Custom Tool Development
Training That Enables Teams


  Our Commitment to You:

  • We will listen closely to your needs, and ensure you receive value
       for your investment

  • We will provide actionable insights that prioritize your bottom line

  • We will be rigorous in our work to protect you from claims of greenwashing

  • Your data and your model belong to you

  • We will help you innovate and grow while lightening your footprint
       on the planet, through new products, services and business models

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                  Our Industry Experience


  Case Studies

Environmental impacts of HP Indigo Printer
Comparison of Polymer verse Glass bottles
Biodiesel case study
YFY NPULP Case Study

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  When you work with EarthShift Global, you work with us:

Lise Laurin CEO

Lise Laurin
CEO, Founder
19 years experience in LCA, S-ROI


In-depth knowledge: electronics
semiconductors, innovation-orientated sectors

ACLCA Lifetime achievement award, 2017:
VP of the Sustainability Conoscente Network

Sample Project: 3D printing LCA for HP Inc. -
"HP is using it to guide further
developments and moving really fast."


Nathan Ayer

Nathan Ayer
Senior Sustainability Analyst
13 years experience in LCA


In-depth knowledge: aquaculture, forestry,
bioenergy, Certified LCA Practioner.

Author, 12 peer-reviewed journal articels;
instructor, Dalhousie Univ., University of Waterloo;
Ph.D. candidate

Sample Project: Masters' research, land-based
aquaculture: "LCA revealed key environmental
trade-offs for 'green' technologies."

Valentina Prado

Valentina Prado, Ph.D.
Senior Sustainability Analyst
10 years experience in LCA


In-depth knowledge: civil engineering,
emerging technologies - especially cases of
high uncertainty. Decision analysis experience

Taught Masters-level LCA theory & application
at Institute of Environmental Sciences(CML),
Leiden University, the Netherlands.

Author, 21 peer-reviewed journal articles

 Caroline Taylor, Ph.D., R&D Director, Sr. Sustainability Analyst

Caroline Taylor, Ph.D.
R&D Director, Sr. Sustainability Analyst
10+ years in sustainability & LCA


In-depth knowledge: bioproducts, physical systems, chemical engineering, emerging technologies, stochastics/simulation, S-ROI

Experience in modeling and integrated systems (including high-uncertainty cases) & decision-making visualization of complex data & results

On [email protected]/SFSU Advisory Board & ACLCA policy committee


Juanita Barrera, Junior Sustainability Analyst

Juanita Barrera
Junior Sustainability Analyst
2 years experience in LCA


In-depth knowledge: process engineering,
land-use change, agriculture

Sample project: “Life cycle assessment & socioeconomic evaluation of the illicit crop substitution policy in Colombia,” published in Journal of Industrial Ecology

Earned Master’s degree under Senior Analyst Valentina Prado at Universities of Leiden and Delft


About Us

EarthShift Global is a woman-owned business, led by Lise Laurin, CEO and Founder of EarthShift. We’re life cycle assessment (LCA) experts and pioneers of Sustainability ROI, helping organizations integrate environmental, social, and economic sustainability into their business and manufacturing operations. We provide customized services, including LCA and S-ROI sustainability software, training and environmental impact assessments, as well as sustainability consulting, through partnerships with clients in industry, academia and government. 

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