Eco-efficiency in industrial production

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    Abstract

    English AbstractThis report of the MATRIC project investigated 'Eco-efficiency in industrial production'. After a general introduction into the domain of eco-efficiency, the first part of this report further focusses on the organisation of Product-Oriented Environmental Management (POEM), which is defined as the systematic attention of a company for reducing the environmental impact of its products across the entire product lifecycle. The second part of this report focusses on the adoption of eco-efficient construction systems in Dutch house building. After a general description of socio-technical development in Dutch housing construction, the housing construction regime is described, special attention is given to the adoption paths of timber-frame and calcium silicate stone construction systems, and, finally lessons for the governance of socio-technical development in Dutch housing construction are drawn.
    Original languageUndefined
    Place of PublicationBilthoven
    PublisherNational Institute of Public Health and the Environment
    Number of pages191
    ISBN (Print)90-5851-015-4
    Publication statusPublished - 2001

    Publication series

    NameRIVM Rapport 410200072; NOP-reeks

    Keywords

    • METIS-202484

    Cite this

    von Raesfeld Meijer, A. M., de Bakker, F. G. A., & Groen, A. J. (2001). Eco-efficiency in industrial production. (RIVM Rapport 410200072; NOP-reeks). Bilthoven: National Institute of Public Health and the Environment.