Industrial symbiosis to minimize contamination

I wrote about Industrial Symbiosis at Universidad de Valencia

Link to essay here.

Recovery of rubble for recycling
Recovery of rubble for recycling. Link to essay.

The application of environmental programmes in industrial parks is a quite new concept (Fundación Entorno) but there is a lot of investigation in operation concerning the environmental sustainability of current industrial systems (Mirata & Emtairah 2004).

The quantitative and qualitative aspects of resource use, pollutants and waste generation in industrial parks are looked upon as unsustainable.

There is therefore a great need to search for, identify and implement various transformations associated with the requirements of a more environmentally sustainable development (Mirata & Emtairah 2004; Mirata 2005).