Prof. Paul H. Brunner is considered to be the father of material flow analysis methodology in urban metabolism and industrial ecology. He is the Head of the Institute for Water Quality, Resource and Waste Management at Vienna University of Technology.
He is the Co-author of the book Metabolism of the Anthroposphere: Analysis, Evaluation, Design.
Tools for Managing Consumption in Cities
August 23, 2016 from our The 2016 Global Dialogue On Waste, Video Panels Join Prof. Paul Brunner from Vienna Institute of Technology to discuss tools available to manage consumption in cities, like life cycle analysis and urban metabolism. This panel is sponsored by ISVAG and organized under the Consumption & Climate Change theme under the 2016 Global Dialogue on Waste.
Solid Waste Management and Climate Change
August 8, 2013 from our The 2013 Global Dialogue on Waste, Video Panels
A recent World Bank report on waste management and climate change co-authored by our moderator Perinaz Bhada-Tata estimates that current waste management methods, specifically emissions from landfill, account for almost five per cent of total global greenhouse gas emissions and ...