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  • Print publication year: 2011
  • Online publication date: August 2012

VI - Contributions of industrial ecology


Key questions (see key questions 1–3 of the Preamble)

Contributions from industrial ecology to environmental literacy

Q1 What type of environmental impacts does industrial ecology conceptualize? Which flows and stocks are critical for sustainability?

Q2 What environmental impacts are caused by industrial production? How does recycling affect the accessibility of natural resources?

Q3 What are the disciplinary roots of and links in industrial ecology?