Dr Pouya Samani

Assistant Professor, 


English, Portuguese

Research Focus

My fields of interest are Sustainability, Sustainability assessment, Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and Biobased materials.
I currently work on the following research projects:
– LCA of biobased materials with focus on plastic additives (colorants, flame retardants, etc.)
– LCA of textile applications
– Models for integrating LCA, Circular Economy and SDGs
– Models for integrating good health and well-being (SDG 3) in LCA
– Models for adressing good health and well-being (SDG 3) for the occupants of buildings
– Greenwashing and responsible consumption and production (SDG 12)
– Sustainable decision making


  • Curcol, Pure Nature: 100% biobased (BB100)


  • Assistant Professor

Global goals

Target 3.4
Target 11.1
Target 11.2
Target 11.3
Target 11.6
Target 11.7
Target 11.C
Target 12.2
Target 12.3
Target 12.4
Target 12.5
Target 12.6
Target 12.7
Target 12.8
Target 12.C


  • Netherlands

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