CESISP is an interuniversity Centre for the Development of Product Sustainability established in 2006 from the interaction among different specialised abilities, Academic Departments and Advanced Research Centres.
The members of the Centre renewed in 2016 are the Department of Civil, Chemical and Environmental Engineering (DICCA) of the University of Genova and the Institute of Management (IdM) of the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies.
CESISP is deeply interdisciplinary and consists of university professors and researchers, experts in sustainability, circular economy, process engineering, economics and political science.
CESISP arises from a desire to set up a centre of excellence for a cutting-edge research on: Circular Economy, Industrial Symbiosis, Product Sustainability.

Director: Prof Adriana DEL BORGHI (University of Genova)
Vice-Director: Prof Fabio IRALDO (Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies)

Scientific Council:
University of Genova (Department of Civil, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, DICCA)
- Adriana DEL BORGHI
- Michela GALLO
- Angela Celeste TARAMASSO

Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies (Institute of Management)
- Marco FREY
- Fabio IRALDO
- Francesca TESTA