"In an industrial ecosystem, the consumption of energy and materials is optimized, waste generation is minimized, and the effluents from one process serve as the raw material for another."
Frosch and Gallopoulos, "Strategies for Manufacturing", Scientific American, 1989
The goal of the Coalition for Eco-Industrial Development (CEID) is to assist regional businesses in making the transition to industrial ecology. Follow these links to learn more about the Coalition for Eco-Industrial Development:
- CEID Brochure
- PowerPoint Slide Show Handout presented to the Duluth City Council on January 11, 2007
- Eco-Industrial Development Related Definitions