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A novel knowledge repository to support industrial symbiosis

Benedetti, M and Holgado, M and Evans, S (2017) A novel knowledge repository to support industrial symbiosis. In: Advances in Production Management Systems. The Path to Intelligent, Collaborative and Sustainable Manufacturing. IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, 514 . Springer, pp. 443-451.

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© 2017, IFIP International Federation for Information Processing. The development of tools and methods supporting the identification of Industrial Symbiosis opportunities is of utmost importance to unlock its full potential. Knowledge repositories have proven to be powerful tools in this sense, but often fail mainly due to poor contextualization of information and lack of general applicability (out of the boundaries of specific areas or projects). In this work, a novel approach to the design of knowledge repositories for Industrial Symbiosis is presented, based on the inclusion and categorization of tacit knowledge as well as on the combination of mimicking and input-output matching approaches. The results of a first usability test of the proposed tool are also illustrated.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: industrial symbiosis mimicking mechanism knowledge repository industrial synergies resource efficiency
Divisions: Div E > Production Processes
Div E > Manufacturing Systems
Depositing User: Cron Job
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2017 20:06
Last Modified: 31 May 2018 01:52