Paradigm Shift: Toward a Zero Waste Framework in Calgary

Leita Martin | Graduate Student Researcher (MEDes)

Noel Keough | Faculty Supervisor

In pursuit of sustainable development, this study recognizes the importance of simultaneously pursuing sustainable production and sustainable consumption. It utilizes theory from industrial ecology and sustainable consumption in an attempt to change the linear nature of our industrial production system toward a cyclical system where wastes are utilized as energy or raw materials inputs for other products or processes.

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