Silvia Leahu-Aluas

Silvia Leahu-Aluas

Silvia Leahu-Aluas is a principal and owner at Sustainable Manufacturing Consulting. With 30 years of technical and managerial experience, Silvia brings an engineer’s approach and a lot of passion to sustainable manufacturing. She holds an MS degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University of Cluj, Romania and an MBA degree from Indiana University – Bloomington. She is a member of the Sustainable Manufacturer Network and the Union of Concerned Scientists.

    Design Engineering in the Circular Economy

    Silvia Leahu-Aluas | Thursday, May 7, 2015
    The circular economy is an industrial model designed and managed around circular flows of renewable, long-lasting, high value, low carbon, low entropy, low waste, non-toxic resources, products and processes. It is the systemic solution for a sustainable advanced economy, operating within and not aga... More »

    Reshoring American Manufacturing with ‘Eco-Industrial Parks’

    Silvia Leahu-Aluas | Sunday, November 16, 2014
    As the reshoring trend is gaining strength, it is important to evaluate innovative, alternative solutions to the past industrial models. Otherwise, it might be difficult to ensure that the return of manufacturing in the US will be resilient in response to any future attempts of delocalization in ser... More »