3. Towards Modeling of Zero Waste Engineering Processes With Inherent Sustainability

  1. M.M. Khan and
  2. M.R. Islam

Published Online: 14 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118329481.ch3

Zero Waste Engineering

Zero Waste Engineering

How to Cite

Khan, M.M. and Islam, M.R. (2012) Towards Modeling of Zero Waste Engineering Processes With Inherent Sustainability, in Zero Waste Engineering, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118329481.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 30 JAN 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley-Scrivener

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470626047

Online ISBN: 9781118329481

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Keywords:

  • zero waste engineering processes;
  • physical phenomena;
  • tangible consequence;
  • mass and energy;
  • mass balance equation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Development of a Sustainable Model

  • Observation of Nature: Importance of Intangibles

  • Analogy of Physical Phenomena

  • Intangible Cause to Tangible Consequence

  • Removable Discontinuities: Phases and Renewability of Materials

  • Rebalancing Mass and Energy

  • Energy: Existing Model

  • Conclusions