Rob Sianchuk Consulting
Environmental Life Cycle Assessment
Hello, my name is Rob.
I'm an Environmental Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) consultant, based in Vancouver, Canada.
In short, I do  research on  buildings, products and organizations to evaluate their impact on the environment from a life cycle perspective.

Read about my  LCA services below and contact me directly to get started on your project.

Start a life cycle assessment (LCA) project
I provide project-based life cycle assessment (LCA) services.

My three core LCA services (below) can be provided individually or combined as a custom project to better meet your needs.
1. Whole-Building and   
     Infrastructure LCA Research
2. Product and Organizational
     LCA Research
3. LCA Education and Training
Do you need an LCA study that:
  • Earns the LEED v4 Building life-cycle impact reduction credit,
  • Meets the embodied emissions calculation requirements for the City of Vancouver Green Buildings Policy for Rezoning, or
  • Earns Envision credits RA1.1 Reduce Net Embodied Energy and CR1.1 Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

I use ISO and EN construction LCA standards to meet the requirements of the green building programs listed above.   

Clients that need this service should contact me eary in the design phase of their construction project.
  • Are you a sustainability minded for-profit or not-for-profit organization?
  • Does your organization want to manage their impacts to climate change and other environmental issues?
  • Do you need a product and/or organizational LCA studies for your ISO 14001:2015 certification?

This service is for clients that need annual and on-demand LCA research on their organization and products they are buying, using, producing, marketing, selling and/or designing. 

I use ISO 14000-series international LCA standards to provide product and organizational LCA studies that evaluate impacts to climate change, ecosystem quality and human health.

  • Are you interested in learning about current international LCA standards, methods and practices?
  • Do you want to account for environmental impacts and consider what is sustainable from a life cycle perspective?

This service is for clients that want to get started learning about LCA and how it's used to evaluate and manage environmental impacts from a life cycle perspective.

Ask me about customizing a remote or in-person LCA education offering for your organization or classroom.
Start a Whole-Building and/or Infrastructure LCA Project
Start a Product and/or
Organizational LCA Project
Start learning about LCA
Project Gallery
  1. Teaching at UBC and furthering LCA practice
  2. Consumer and construction product LCAs
  3. O-LCA project with Junk That Funk
  4. Building Construction Life cycle assessment LCA environmental impacts

About Rob Sianchuk

I will listen to your LCA project needs and deliver an efficient best-practice solution.​

I was born in Alberta, raised in Ontario and currently live in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.  I have a Bachelor's degree in Wood Products Processing, Minor in Commerce, and a Master of Applied Science in Forestry from the University of British Columbia (UBC).

I first learned about environmental life cycle assessment (LCA) in 2006 while writting my bachelor's thesis on sustainable manufacturing.  Since then, I have developed expertise in the use of LCA through research and education projects in the following areas:
  • Consumer and construction products
  • Building elements and whole buildings
  • Large infrastructures and regions
  • Micro and large corporate organizations
  • Small and large events
  • University and professional training programs

I hold affiliate positions as Research Associate with the Athena Sustainable Materials Institute, Authorized Instructor with the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), and Adjunct Professor at the University of British Columbia (UBC).
I have been providing LCA services since 2008, working on projects in Canada and abroad for clients and organizations including:

Contact Rob Sianchuk

Contact me directly to get started on your LCA project.

Rob Sianchuk Consulting
#210 - 128 West Hastings St., Vancouver, BC, V6B 1G8