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$3M global sustainability grant to fund projects on three continents Jul 17, 2014 The University Record
2011 Leadership Breakfast: Moving Forward to Perfection (video) Oct 5, 2011 U-M Leaders and Best Newsletter
2012 senior profiles -- Student helps build sustainable center in Brazil Apr 16, 2012 The University Record
A long, strange trip May 1, 2011 School of Natural Resources and Environment - Stewards Magazine
Abstracts due Thursday for campuswide sustainability conference Nov 8, 2016 The University Record
Accolades: Elected--Greg Keoleian, president of ISIE Jan 24, 2011 The University Record
All the President's Scientists May 1, 2011 School of Natural Resources and Environment - Stewards Magazine
American Dietary Recommendations Could Increase Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Say U-M Researchers Sep 8, 2014 AzoCleanTech
An Amazing Legacy (p.12) Sep 1, 2012 Stewards Magazine
And the envelope, please… U-M researchers look to smart building exteriors for reduced energy costs and a cleaner environment Mar 14, 2012 University of Michigan Energy Institute
ANN ARBOR: Washtenaw Community College to present talk on sustainable energy Nov 1, 2013 Ann Arbor Journal
Armune Biosciences, ReGenerate take winning share of Accelerate Michigan's $1 million-plus in prizes Jan 10, 2011 University Research Corridor (URC)
Around the Miami Valley - WYSO Weekend: November 2, 2014 (listen starting at 8:43) Nov 2, 2014 WYSO radio
As the USDA considers recommending less beef, the meat industry goes to the mattresses Feb 4, 2015 The Guardian
Assistant Professor Ming Xu Speaks At Google Summit Jun 12, 2013 University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment
Beyond The Classroom: Working With Ford To Go Green Nov 14, 2013 U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment
Big Problems, Simple Solutions: Energy Institute-Led Team Receives Third Century Grant May 23, 2013 Michigan Energy Institute
Biomimicry lecture inspires SNREds to innovate with nature's blueprints Oct 28, 2015 School of Natural Resources and Environment
Biomimicry – Friend of Technology, Ecology and the Entrepreneur Nov 10, 2009 University of Michigan - College of Engineering
Bonding Over Bingo: A resident of the Gilbert Residence assisted living home in Ypsilanti, Mich. plays bingo with Engineering junior Brandon Michael Leeper at a weekly bingo night. [photo] Feb 10, 2011 Michigan Daily
Bovine inspiration: A new way to reuse food waste May 1, 2011 School of Natural Resources and Environment - Stewards Magazine
Brave New City Oct 16, 2012 MetropolisMag.com
Brilliant to deliver 10th annual Wege Lecture on Sustainability Mar 7, 2011 The University Record
Can One Household Save the Planet? Feb 15, 2009 The Washington Post
Carbon footprint labels don’t add up Dec 5, 2012 Futurity
Carbon-emissions targets defined for U.S. auto industry Feb 2, 2009 The University Record
Choosing Seasonal Food at the Supermarket Feb 18, 2012 EcoEtsy
CLEAN TECH: Global lithium deposits enough to meet electric car demands -- report Jul 28, 2011 Environment & Energy Publishing (E&E)
Committee named to identify candidates for next SNRE dean Nov 8, 2010 The University Record
Corporate EcoForum Weekly Briefing: NEW TOOLS Feb 10, 2014 Corporate EcoForum
CSS Releases 2013 Sustainability Factsheets, Includes New Unconventional Fossil Fuels Factsheet Dec 5, 2013 U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment
CSS, Graham Institute contribute to annual U-M Environmental Report Dec 18, 2008 University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment
Current State #454 -- RPS in Michigan [segment runs 16:45 - 26:00] Jan 13, 2015 WKAR Radio - Current State
Dairy Wars: Of Fats, Phobias and Froth Sep 8, 2014 U.S. News & World Report
Desilting ponds in India benefit farmers, environment Jun 19, 2015 The University Record
Desilting ponds in India benefit farmers, environment Feb 9, 2016 Michigan Research News
Despite campus growth, U holds line on energy Jan 12, 2009 The University Record
Developments on the Road to Paris (A post by Bernie Fischlowitz-Roberts) Nov 30, 2015 Future 500
Dietary Guidelines Are Not So Sustainable, Study Says Sep 5, 2014 Time
Dietary guidelines could boost greenhouse gas emissions Sep 5, 2014 The Des Moines Register
Dietary Recommendations can Increase Greenhouse Gases Sep 5, 2014 Counsel & Heal
Dietary Recommendations May be Tied to Increased Greenhouse Gas Emissions Sep 5, 2014 eNews Park Forest
Dietary recommendations may be tied to increased greenhouse gas emissions (press release) Sep 5, 2014 University of Michigan News Service
Dirty metal: exports and CO2 Apr 1, 2012 Stewards Magazine
Donors helping to make the Sustainable difference at U-M Dec 15, 2010 University of Michigan Leaders & Best
Dow Sustainability Fellows (video) Jan 22, 2016 The University Record
Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award winners named Dec 10, 2012 The University Record
EarthFest 2011 Sustainablity Quiz Board [photo] Oct 3, 2011 The University RECORD
EarthFest 2013, U-M's annual party for the planet, set for Sept. 19 Sep 10, 2013 RECORD Update
EarthFest 2014: Party for the Planet set for Sept. 17 Sep 10, 2014 The University Record
EarthFest a two-day party for the planet Sep 13, 2010 The University Record
Earthfest lauds sustainability Sep 21, 2012 The Michigan Daily
EarthFest promotes green campus with posters and garbage sorting Sep 24, 2010 Michigan Daily
EarthFest takes fun approach to promoting sustainability Sep 19, 2012 Michigan Daily
Eat Those Turkey Leftovers, Reduce Greenhouse Gases Nov 25, 2016 Bonner County Daily Bee
Eating local can benefit many Aug 16, 2016 Sheboygan Press
Energy Fest 2009 entices crowd with freebies, gets word out about environmental projects Sep 15, 2009 AnnArbor.com
Energy Institute part of U.S.-China clean-vehicle research renewal Nov 13, 2014 The University Record
Environmental benefits of 'Cash for Clunkers' over-rated Nov 15, 2010 Environmental Research Web
Environmental Leadership: Understanding Sustainable Packaging Options Apr 18, 2012 The Washington Post
Expert panel: Future directions in sustainability Sep 26, 2016 The University Record
Experts on efficiency offer some guidance on spending less cash at home in long run Sep 25, 2010 Akron Beacon Journal (OH)
Faculty Accolades May 1, 2011 School of Natural Resources and Environment - Stewards Magazine
First climate action plan for Detroit Nov 24, 2014 Michigan Today
Five SNRE Faculty Receive Funding Through Third Century Initiative May 15, 2013 U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment
Focus Detroit: U-M students help revitalize Motown Mar 21, 2011 The University Record
Following USDA Dietary Guidelines Could Increase Greenhouse Gas Emissions Sep 8, 2014 redOrbit.com
Food Scraps: An Urbanite's Dilemma May 15, 2014 QUEST - The Science of Sustainability
Forty graduate students named Dow Sustainability Fellows Jan 14, 2015 The University Record
Forty U-M students start new year as Dow Sustainability Fellows Jan 22, 2014 The University Record
Garbage In, Energy Out: A Q&A with the Founders of ReGenerate May 11, 2011 Concentrate Media
GHG Emissions Could Increase if USDA's Dietary Guidelines are Followed Sep 8, 2014 Farm Futures
Global Lithium Deposits Enough to Meet Electric Car Demands -- Report Jul 28, 2011 New York Times
Google 'green energy czar' promotes ways to cut consumption Sep 16, 2009 RECORD Update
Google's "green energy czar" visiting University of Michigan Ann Arbor: on front lines of software development for emerging electric car industry Sep 15, 2009 AnnArbor.com
Google's 'Green Energy Czar' talks company's projects in campus visit Sep 16, 2009 Michigan Daily
Grading Cash for Clunkers: Give It an E for Effort Nov 22, 2013 Pacific Standard
Great Lakes states must protect every drop they can Mar 21, 2008 Detroit Free Press
Green buildings get millions in tax breaks, but are they really eco-friendly? Oct 24, 2012 Asbury Park Press
Green College Spotlight: University of Michigan Jan 19, 2009 Earth First
Greener energy for Michigan: study examines impact, cost of increased RPS targets Jun 20, 2014 University of Michigan - Energy Institute
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Could Increase By 12% If Pubic Adopts USDA's Dietary Guidelines Sep 5, 2014 Medical Daily
How Detroit's climate change activists are using science to plan for a warmer city Oct 31, 2016 ModelDMedia
How green is your alley May 1, 2011 School of Natural Resources and Environment - Stewards Magazine
IFCO Reusable Plastic Containers Show Benefits over One-way Corrugated Boxes in New Life Cycle Study Jun 18, 2013 Enhanced Online News
IFCO Reusable Plastic Containers Show Benefits over One-way Corrugated Boxes in New Life Cycle Study Jun 18, 2013 Rock Hill Herald On-Line
IFCO Reusable Plastic Containers Show Benefits over One-way Corrugated Boxes in New Life Cycle Study: RPCs reduce solid waste and use less water and energy across produce applications Jun 18, 2013 The Wall Street Journal - MarketWatch
IFCO RPCs Show Benefits Over One-Way Corrugated Boxes In New Life Cycle Study Jun 20, 2013 Perishable News
In a Bind: Umbra on e-books Dec 10, 2008 Grist
In Building Industry, Is It Too Easy To Be Green? Oct 26, 2012 CIO Today
In Eating Small Portions, There's More to Gain Than Just Your Health Nov 28, 2014 Big Think
In U.S. building industry, is it too easy to be green? Oct 24, 2012 USA Today
India Chases the Wrong Fuel Jul 8, 2016 Bloomberg Gadfly
Investing in Cars of the Future Feb 9, 2009 The Environment Report
It’s not easy being green: how restaurants can dial down their environmental impact and dial up profits Jan 26, 2012 SpeedLine Solutions, Inc.
John King slashes prices to keep bookstores alive Jul 21, 2010 Detroit News
Leelanau seniors push for more renewable energy Jan 23, 2015 Traverse City Record-Eagle
Lettuce Produces More Greenhouse Gas Emissions Than Bacon Does Dec 15, 2015 Scientific American
Making Smarter Cities Dec 10, 2012 The Atlantic
Mayor's Green Fair on Main Street in Ann Arbor Jun 8, 2012 MetroParent
McGill University TISED annual conference 2014 (VIDEO) Jun 12, 2014 Trotter Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design
MCubed 2.0 begins by funding 50 interdisciplinary research trios Oct 30, 2015 The University Record
Measuring the environmental impact of bioenergy -- Analyzing the LCA of switchgrass Oct 31, 2011 Stewards Magazine
Meet the SNREds: Ming Xu Aug 31, 2015 School of Natural Resources and Environment
Michigan researchers issue guidelines for sustainable energy storage Feb 19, 2016 Midwest Energy News
Michigan Seminars in Florida (photo, p.2) Feb 26, 2014 Leaders & Best: Giving to Michigan
Michigan study shows ‘modest’ costs to expand renewables Jan 13, 2015 Midwest Energy News
Michigan study shows ‘modest’ costs to expand renewables Jan 26, 2015 Michigan State University - Great Lakes Echo
Michigan team heading to Paris to observe COP21 climate talks Nov 25, 2015 The University Record
Michigan town has ‘NEAT’ idea to go 100 percent renewable Mar 9, 2015 Midwest Energy News
Michigan's first solar breweries: Arbor Brewing installs $345K in energy efficient products at its 2 locations Jul 1, 2012 AnnArbor.com
Microsoft, IBM help on pollution Jan 19, 2016 China Daily USA
Minimizing Waste, One Container at a Time Apr 8, 2012 University of Michigan Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise
New study details costs, environmental impact of raising Michigan’s Renewable Portfolio Standard Jan 13, 2015 University of Michigan Energy Institute
No, Bacon Isn't Better for the Environment Than Lettuce Dec 18, 2015 Vice News
No, Lettuce Is Not Worse For The Environment Than Bacon Dec 16, 2015 ThinkProgress
No, Lettuce Is Not Worse For The Environment Than Bacon Dec 17, 2015 Sacred Heart
Our energy future: Solar Apr 14, 2009 Michigan Daily
Pantanal team educates Brazilian students May 22, 2013 Michigan Engineering
Partial solar eclipse draws crowd in downtown Ann Arbor (image #2 of Maryam Arbabzadeh) Oct 23, 2014 MLive.com
Photos from the 2011 Michigan Road Scholars tour May 9, 2011 RECORD Update
Pitt, CMU Engineering Sustainability 2011 Conference April 10-12 puts green ideas into action Apr 4, 2011 PHYSORG.com
Planning grants to advance livable communities, sustainable transportation Dec 16, 2011 RECORD Update
Plenty of lithium to go around Oct 31, 2011 Stewards Magazine
Pluggin in L.A. ports Apr 1, 2012 Stewards Magazine
Power Shift: Downtown Pittsburgh To Halve Energy Consumption by 2030 Feb 22, 2013 GOOD
President Honors Outstanding Early-Career Scientists Nov 5, 2010 Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President
President Obama’s science advisor gives annual Wege Lecture Mar 11, 2010 University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment
Quebec Company Turns Trash Into Fuel Oct 5, 2009 New York Times
Rachel Chalat wins big in Clean Energy Education & Empowerment Awards Sep 22, 2014 School of Natural Resources and Environment
Regents approve faculty promotions May 18, 2009 The University Record
Regents approve faculty promotions May 20, 2013 The University Record
Regents Roundup - Faculty Appointments May 18, 2009 The University Record
Regents Roundup — April 2016: Faculty appointments and promotions with tenure Apr 25, 2016 The University Record
Renewable Energy Scholars Award helps students pay bills and encourages entrepreneurship, professional development Oct 31, 2011 University of Michigan - Erb Institute
Report: Michigan’s battery industry will have vital ingredient lithium through end of century Aug 2, 2011 Crain's Detroit Business
Researchers explore pros, cons of air conditioner replacement Jul 20, 2010 University of Michigan News Service
Researchers test promise of Great Lakes wind power Apr 28, 2011 Michigan Memorial Phoenix Energy Institute (MMPEI)
Researchers, policymakers and advocates imagine possible futures for Great Lakes Jan 10, 2013 RECORD Update
Save a world by tolerable web design Aug 20, 2012 joomlavision
Save the Planet: Eat Bacon Dec 17, 2015 Herald Voice Daily News
Scholarship & Creative Work: U-M, Ford researchers see plentiful lithium resources for electric vehicles Aug 15, 2011 The University RECORD
Scientists say eating your leftovers is good for you and the environment Sep 9, 2014 Michigan Radio - Environment Report
Seeding New Frontiers: Advancing the Science of Infrastructure Ecology by Exploring and Explaining Universal Regularities of Urban Sustainability Indicators (p.25) Sep 1, 2012 Stewards Magazine
Seeding New Frontiers: Does Adaptive Capacity Enable Adaptation? Learning from the Poor (p.22) Sep 1, 2012 Stewards Magazine
Seeding New Frontiers: Science, Practice, and Public Participation: Natural Resource monitoring in African protected areas Sep 1, 2012 Stewards Magazine
Seeding New Frontiers: Showcasing SNRE Research at Saginaw Forest: A proposal to enhance local formal and informal environmental science education opportunities to strengthen the 'Broader Impacts' of SNRE Research (p. 24) Sep 1, 2012 Stewards Magazine
Self-Sufficient Wastewater Treatment System Tested in California Jul 6, 2012 REVMOTO
Selling Solar Panels on the Installment Plan in Africa May 30, 2013 BloombergBusinessweek
Shelie Miller named Bulkley Professor of Sustainable Systems Mar 31, 2016 School of Natural Resources and Environment
Shelie Miller selected as a Kavli Frontiers Fellow by the National Academy of Science Nov 12, 2013 School of Natural Resources and Environment
SISCA asks students to innovate sustainable solutions Dec 16, 2013 USA Today
Six Products, Six Carbon Footprints Oct 6, 2008 The Wall Street Journal
Six scholars selected as Dow Fellows Jun 24, 2013 The University Record
SNRE dean Miranda discusses ways to address risks to children’s health Apr 2, 2012 The University Record
SNRE Dean Miranda to deliver 11th annual Wege Lecture on Sustainability Mar 15, 2012 myScience
SNRE dean Miranda to deliver Wege Lecture on Sustainability Mar 19, 2012 The University RECORD
SNRE expands research strengths in SUSTAINABILITY Apr 1, 2012 Stewards Magazine
SNRE Students Compete In Department Of Energy's Better Building Case Competition Mar 30, 2014 School of Natural Resources and Environment
SNRE's Center for Sustainable Systems launches education tools to celebrate Earth Week Apr 23, 2009 University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment
SNRE’s Miller 
works to switch up 
energy sources Sep 4, 2012 The University Record
Solar car, Big House recycling to be featured on BTN weekly series Jan 23, 2012 RECORD Update
Speaker voices urgency and optimism at annual Wege Lecture Mar 17, 2011 RECORD Update
Staff Spotlight: Nature lover brings science to kids
 Oct 8, 2012 The University Record
State of the Union Preview: Energy and the Environment Jan 28, 2014 U.S. News & World Report
Steiner to give Wege Lecture Mar 11, 2013 The University Record
Student Spotlight: Maryam Arbabzadeh Jun 21, 2016 U-M Rackham Graduate School
Students building sustainable systems for rural Brazilians May 4, 2012 U-M College of Engineering
Students revved up by Volt appearance at Sustainable Energy Systems course Dec 9, 2011 U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment
Study Concludes US LDV Fleet Needs to Reduce Carbon Emissions Per Mile by up to 88% by 2050 to Meet 450ppm Stabilization Scenario Jan 29, 2009 Green Car congress
Studying Lead Exposure: UofM Professor Marie Lynn Miranda Speaks on "Fostering Environments to Sustain our Children's Health" Apr 4, 2012 Michigan League of Conservation Voters
Summer research projects spark innovation in fields - Reshaping Liberian Communities Sep 8, 2011 Michigan Daily
Sustainability assessment 
aims for global leadership Jan 25, 2010 The University Record
Sustainability goals reflect the work of many Sep 26, 2011 RECORD Update
Sustainability Without Borders students increase water access in Peru Jan 23, 2016 School of Natural Resources and Environment
Sustainable Systems Forum: Craig Landry, Associate Professor of Economics at East Carolina University explores environmental and natural resource economics Dec 7, 2012 Current
Talk: Sustainable Systems ALIVE conversation series--Dan Lashof Oct 25, 2010 The University Record
Teaching Kids to Make BioSand Filters (video) May 3, 2012 U-M College of Engineering
The Energy Spend Jan 1, 2011 "The Furrow" Volume 116, Issue 1, by Deere & Company
The evolution of sustainability: Jonathan Bulkley retires May 1, 2011 School of Natural Resources and Environment - Stewards Magazine
The Green Room: The Allen Creek Greenway In Ann Arbor-It's A Matter Of Time Feb 1, 2016 WEMU Public Radio
The greening of energy storage: U-M research team develops sustainability principles Feb 5, 2016 University of Michigan Energy Institute
The Surprisingly Big Carbon Shadow Cast By Slender Asparagus Feb 9, 2016 National Geographic
Third Century Initiative funds its first Global Challenge projects May 20, 2013 The University Record
Tomorrow's truck loses weight, but at what environmental cost? Feb 28, 2014 CBS Interactive - SmartPlanet
Trio of Detroit neighborhoods account for chunk of greenhouse gas emissions from buildings, U-M study shows Nov 10, 2014 MLive.com
True blue...and thinking green: Q&A with Don Scavia Sep 30, 2010 University of Michigan Leaders & Best
Turn on, plug in, look out (p. 10) Sep 1, 2012 Stewards Magazine
Turning urban wasteland into productive green space in Detroit Feb 26, 2014 Michigan Radio - Stateside with Cynthia Canty
Turning Vacant Urban Land Into Productive Green Spaces Dec 9, 2013 U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment
Two SNRE Faculty Receive NSF Grant To Study Life-Cycle Analysis, Bioenergy Systems Aug 9, 2011 U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment
U-M Grad Students Add Startup Company ReGenerate to School Duties Jan 13, 2011 Xconomy | Detroit
U-M Graduate Students Win Dow Awards to Pursue Sustainability Solutions in Southeast Michigan & India Nov 13, 2013 University of Michigan Planet Blue
U-M hosting U.S.-China conference on sustainable energy, water and transportation May 13, 2011 RECORD Update
U-M launches strategy to turn energy innovation into reality Nov 12, 2008 Media Newswire
U-M leaders focus on Planet Blue as sustainability hub Sep 6, 2010 The University Record
U-M part of new network to build sustainable, livable cities Aug 11, 2015 The University Record
U-M researchers define challenging carbon-emissions targets for U.S. auto industry Jan 28, 2009 University of Michigan News Service
U-M Researchers Developing Interactive Tool to Assess Viability of Transportation GHG Reduction Technologies and Policies; PHEVs as Test Case Nov 25, 2008 Green Car congress
U-M Researchers Look to Smart Building Exteriors for Reduced Energy Costs and a Cleaner Environment Mar 15, 2012 University of Michigan Planet Blue
U-M Students Complete Detroit's First Comprehensive Greenhouse Gas Inventory Nov 10, 2014 newswise
U-M Students Complete Detroit’s First Comprehensive Greenhouse Gas Inventory Nov 10, 2014 University of Michigan News Service
U-M students help build sustainable community in rural Africa Aug 16, 2011 University of Michigan News Service
U-M Students Showcase Sustainability Research; Three Teams Win Distinguished Awards Nov 17, 2014 Planet Blue
U-M sustainability efforts showcased at EarthFest Sep 27, 2010 The University Record
U-M sustainability report highlights progress in education, research, campus operations Mar 30, 2015 Michigan News
U-M will party for the planet at EarthFest 2012 Sep 10, 2012 The University Record
U-M, Shanghai Jiao Tong University fund joint energy, biomedical projects Jun 27, 2012 RECORD Update
U-Michigan part of new network to build sustainable, livable cities Aug 11, 2015 Press Release Point
U.S. and China must work together for a sustainable world, conferees say May 23, 2011 RECORD Update
UM, MSU Roll Out New Sustainability Info, Training Apr 26, 2009 WWJ Radio
Underrepresentation of women in technology fields explored in event Mar 9, 2016 The Michigan Daily
University of Michigan and Ford researchers see plentiful lithium resources for electric vehicles Aug 2, 2011 University of Michigan News Service
University of Michigan Releases Online Tool to Help Cities in Great Lakes Region Plan for Climate Impacts (Climate Center video) Dec 3, 2014 The University Record
University of Michigan Team Wins 3rd Place, $5,000 in Wege Prize 2016 May 25, 2016 Wege Foundation
University professors receive presidential research award Nov 15, 2010 The University Record
University researchers take a fresh look at clean energy May 2, 2011 Universities Research Corridor
University-led energy project gets mid-term review Jan 14, 2013 RECORD Update
UP consumers seek replacement for aging power plant (Great Lakes Echo) Oct 31, 2014 WKAR Radio - Current State
Urban agriculture: It’s sustainable, and it tastes so good Apr 25, 2012 The Olympian
Urban Policy and Planning in a Climate Constrained World: The Development of a Climate Action Plan in Detroit Nov 10, 2014 University of Michigan Erb Perspective Blog
Uruguay aims to be world wind leader by 2015 Dec 28, 2012 SmartPlanet
Wege lecturer optimistic about climate change legislation Mar 23, 2010 Record Update
Wege Surprise Honors Dr. Jonathan Bulkley Oct 1, 2011 Wege Foundation
WEMU News - U-M Grad Students Chart Detroit's Greenhouse Gas Emissions Nov 10, 2014 WEMU public radio
What Will It Take To Stop Climate Change? Auto Emissions At One-Eighth Today's Levels Jan 29, 2009 Michigan Radio
Will EPA carbon rules push Michigan harder on clean energy? Jul 1, 2014 Midwest Energy News
Wolverine Women to Watch in 2016 Mar 25, 2016 U-M Innovate Blue
Wow of the Week: Could USDA diet lead to higher greenhouse gas emissions? Sep 6, 2014 MedCity News
Yale Journal Examines Advances in Complex Adaptive Systems and Industrial Ecology (Co-Editor, Ming Xu) May 11, 2015 Yale University