Chapter 8. An Industrial Ecology: Material Flows and Engineering Design

  1. Adisa Azapagic Professor of Sustainable Engineering Member of the European Federation of Chemical Engineering (EFCE) UNESCO/TWAS/ICSU Visiting Scientist, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM),
  2. Slobodan Perdan Philosopher Freelance Consultant and
  3. Roland Clift Professor in Environmental Technology Director, Centre for Environmental Strategy Member, Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution Visiting Professor, Environmental System Analysis at Chalmers University
  1. David T. Allen Melvin H. Gertz Regents Chair in Chemical Engineering Director

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470014202.ch8

Sustainable Development in Practice: Case Studies for Engineers and Scientists

Sustainable Development in Practice: Case Studies for Engineers and Scientists

How to Cite

Allen, D. T. (2004) An Industrial Ecology: Material Flows and Engineering Design, in Sustainable Development in Practice: Case Studies for Engineers and Scientists (eds A. Azapagic, S. Perdan and R. Clift), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470014202.ch8

Editor Information

  1. University of Surrey, UK

Author Information

  1. Center for Energy and Environmental Resources, University of Texas, Austin, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 26 MAY 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470856086

Online ISBN: 9780470014202

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Keywords:

  • industrial ecology;
  • material flows;
  • DIET tool kit

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • An Overview of Material Flows

  • Material Flows: Engineering and Scientific Analyses and Tools