Appropriated carrying capacity is a term used to describe the biophysical resource flows and waste assimilation capacity appropriated per unit time from global totals by a defined economy, population or related demographics. Read more.
The bioregion is a term to describe the lifeform and the carrying capacity of the or territory- land. The term is derived from the Greek terms for “life” and “territory,” and by this means a place defined by its life forms and the carrying capacity of the land. Read more.
Carrying capacity is defined by ecologists as the population of a given species that can be supported indefinitely in a defined habitat without permanently damaging the ecosystem upon which it is dependent. Read more..
Eco-efficiency was already in use in various ecological studies since beginning of 1990’s (Ehelich, Erlich 1991); however, The Dutch government funded “ The Eco capacity a challenge to technological development; of the Working-group on eco efficiency, which was promoted by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. Read more..