Credits & License¶
Brightway has been published in the Journal of Open Source Software. You can find a bibtex reference in the journal, or use the following cite:
Mutel, C. 2017. Brightway: An open source framework for Life Cycle Assessment. Journal of Open Source Software, 12:2. https://doi.org/10.21105%2Fjoss.00236.
Brightway2 would not be possible without the incredibly generous support of Professor Stefanie Hellweg of ETH Zürich. Brightway2 was (indirectly) funded by the people of Switzerland.
Contact the developers¶
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Brightway2 is licensed under the BSD license.
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