Redefining Industrial Symbiosis

  title={Redefining Industrial Symbiosis},
  author={Diana Rachel Lombardi and P. J. R. Laybourn},
The most commonly cited definition of industrial symbiosis (IS), by Chertow (2000), has served well to foster discussion and research for more than a decade. The definition reflected the state of research and practice at the time; as both have advanced, some terms have been interpreted in substantially different ways. In this article we analyze those generally used terms for their connection to the ecological metaphor that is the root of industrial ecology, and their varied interpretations in… CONTINUE READING

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