Closed-loop supply chains: environmental impact

J.M. Bloemhof, C.J. Corbett

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This article discusses how environmental impacts are measured in supply chains, starting with an overview of environmental impact measurement in general, then discussing studies of environmental impacts in traditional forward supply chains, in extended supply chains with disposal, and in closed-loop supply chains, respectively.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science
EditorsJ.J. Cochran, L.A. Cox, P. Keskinocak, J.P. Kharoufeh, J. Cole Smith
Number of pages7200
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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NameWiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science


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