Sustainable Industrial Systems is a research group at The University of Manchester led by Professor Adisa Azapagic.
The main aim of our research is to help identify sustainable solutions for industrial systems on a life cycle basis, taking into account economic, environmental and social aspects. We work across different sectors and supply chains including chemicals, construction, food & drink, energy and transport. In addition to industrial organisations, we collaborate with government, NGO and other organisations.
We specialise in the following areas:
The group is funded by UK Research Councils, the European Commission and industry.
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Professor Adisa Azapagic has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate Degree from the “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iasi, Romania, for her contribution to Sustainable Engineering.
A complete archive of SIS news articles can be found here.
A complete list of projects that the Sustainable Industrial Systems group are involved with can be found in the Projects page.