Green Supply Chain Management: Product Life Cycle Approach

by: Hsiao-Fan Wang, Surendra M. Gupta


Abstract: This detailed resource provides a stage-by-stage production methodology within the life cycle of a product to ensure environmental compliance and economic goals. After covering basic concepts and background, Green Supply Chain Management: Product Life Cycle Approach discusses green engineering technologies, green value chain management, and green information management systems. The book delivers the knowledge to quantify the environmental impact on supply chains and identify opportunities for making improvements, leading to both green engineering and green management of a product.
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Title: Green Supply Chain Management: Product Life Cycle Approach

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, San Juan, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2011 McGraw-Hill Education, LLC

ISBN: 9780071622837

Authors:

Hsiao-Fan Wang holds a Ph.D. in Operations Research from Cambridge University. She was the Vice Dean of the College of Engineering, National Tsing Hua University. Dr. Wang's research interests are in multicriteria decision-making, fuzzy set theory, and green value chain management.

Surendra M. Gupta holds a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University. He is currently Director of the Laboratory for Responsible Manufacturing at Northeastern University. Dr. Gupta is the author of The Disassembly Line: Balancing and Modeling.

Description: This detailed resource provides a stage-by-stage production methodology within the life cycle of a product to ensure environmental compliance and economic goals. After covering basic concepts and background, Green Supply Chain Management: Product Life Cycle Approach discusses green engineering technologies, green value chain management, and green information management systems. The book delivers the knowledge to quantify the environmental impact on supply chains and identify opportunities for making improvements, leading to both green engineering and green management of a product.