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What is Industrial Symbiosis?

Industrial symbiosisis a resource efficiency approach where unused or residual resources, such as, Materials, energy, water, assets, logistics, or expertise, of one company are used by another. This results in mutual economic, social and environmental benefits.


Instead of being thrown away or destroyed, surplus resources generated by an industrial process are captured; then redirected for use as an input material into another process by one or more other companies, providing a mutual benefit or …… symbiosis.


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