The techno-process is the physical interface of our economy whereby substances (mostly materials) are transformed and transported using energy to higher states of utility and eventually wasted. More detail under Sustainability The Techno-Process
 John Harrison invented the word geomimicry in the same tradition of biomimicry to describe the way in which both N-Mg and TecEco Eco-Cement mimic geological processes depositing CO2 as solid carbonate and using wastes as aggregate.
 Benyus, J. M. (1997). Biomimicry, Innovation Inspired by Nature, Harper Collins Books.