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Monitoring the physical economy

Monitoring the physical economy

Robust strategies for sustainable resource management depend on a solid understanding of the physical economy – the anthropogenic stocks and flows of matter and energy.

MinFuture provides a framework for the description and monitoring of the physical economy using Material Flow Analysis (MFA). It distinguishes seven components, which are organised in a hierarchical structure (pyramid).

Publishing Date
November, 2018

MinFuture project (2018). The MinFuture framework. 2-page document.


MinFuture consortium