ISIE in transition

The ISIE has completed its move from Yale to Leiden.

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ISIE 2019: call for papers

The upcoming ISIE conference will take place at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. Abstracts are due in February 2019.

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2019 Membership Renewals

We have introduced new membership fees. Renew your memberhip or sign up now!

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Explore our Subject Sections

Within the Society for Industrial Ecology there are 5 Subject Sections and a special Student Section. Members of the ISIE are able join subject sections as part of their membership. Sections provide a small community within the ISIE through which ideas are exchanged and collaborations are formed.


Special section for students

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Industrial Symbiosis and Eco-industrial Development

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Urban systems

Sustainable Urban Systems

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Socio-Economic Metabolism

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Environmentally Extended Input Output Section

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Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment

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About Us

The International Society for Industrial Ecology promotes industrial ecology as a way of finding innovative solutions to complicated environmental problems, and facilitates communication among scientists, engineers, policymakers, managers and advocates who are interested in better integrating environmental concerns with economic activities.

The mission of the ISIE is to promote the use of industrial ecology in research, education, policy, community development, and industrial practices.

Upcoming Events

13th Conference of the International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) - Socio-Economic Metabolism Section

Berlin, Germany May 13-15, 2019 ISIE Section Conferences

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ISIE 2019 Beijing

Beijing, China July 07-11, 2019 ISIE Biennal Conferences

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2020 Gordon Research Conference

Grand Summit Hotel at Sunday River 97 Summit Road Newry, ME, US June 14-19, 2020 Gordon Research Conferences

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