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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

2018 Gordon Research Conference

Les Diablerets, Switzerland May 20-25, 2018 Gordon Research Conferences

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2018 - APPAM International Conference. Public Policy for Sustainable Metropolitan Development

Mexico City, Mexico July 19-20, 2018 ISIE Section Conferences

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The International Society for Industrial Ecology 6th Asia-Pacific Conference

Qingdao, China September 11-14, 2018 Regional ISIE Conferences

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