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E P D 661: Industrial Ecology: Sustainability Tools in Context

  • Catalog Description:
    Introduces sustainability frameworks and addresses industrial ecology by learning how and when to use a range of tools that offer systems thinking perspectives (e.g. Mass Flow analysis, Footprinting, SLCA, SWOT, EIOLCA, LCA, MIPS). Assist in constructing an evaluation matrix to evaluate tool application contexts, and discuss the relationship between optimizing systems through the use of tools and larger sustainability issues/goals.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Acceptance in the ME-Sustainable Systems Engineering program
  • Official Course Description (pdf)

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