Book 2013

EcoProduction and Logistics

Emerging Trends and Business Practices


ISBN: 978-3-642-23552-8 (Print) 978-3-642-23553-5 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Sustainability and life cycle management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-21

      Supporting Product Lifecycle Management with Requirements Information

    3. Chapter

      Pages 23-39

      Sustainability Discussion with an Example of Selected Countries in Asia and Oceania

    4. Chapter

      Pages 41-56

      Introduction to Strategic Eco-Controlling to Support Strategic Decision-Making

    5. Chapter

      Pages 57-71

      Is It Possible To Generate Added Value Through A Higher Environmental Proactivity Orientation? A Practical Analysis of the Spanish Ceramic Industry

    6. Chapter

      Pages 73-90

      Analysing the Determinants of Better Performance Through Eco Management Tools at the Food Industry: An Empirical Study

  3. Environmental friendly resource management in Production

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

    2. Chapter

      Pages 93-102

      The Role of Production Efficiency Regarding Ecological Aspects

    3. Chapter

      Pages 103-115

      Production Waste Management: Case Study

    4. Chapter

      Pages 117-134

      Sustainability: Orientation in Maintenance Management—Theoretical Background

    5. Chapter

      Pages 135-154

      Sustainability: Orientation in Maintenance Management: Case Study

    6. Chapter

      Pages 155-168

      Framework for Controlling Energy Consumption of Machine Tools

    7. Chapter

      Pages 169-184

      Mobile Assistance for Energy-Efficient Production: Scenario Parameters and System Impact

    8. Chapter

      Pages 185-201

      Scheduling a Single Mobile Robot Incorporated into Production Environment

    9. Chapter

      Pages 203-235

      Declarative Approach to Cyclic Scheduling of Multimodal Processes

  4. Information systems and information management supporting sustainability

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 237-237

    2. Chapter

      Pages 239-259

      Simulation Software and Technologies for “Green” Eco-Production

    3. Chapter

      Pages 261-276

      Assessing Environmental Impact in Environmental Information Systems: Measurements and Monitoring

    4. Chapter

      Pages 277-291

      Conception of Interactive Information and Decision Support System for Urban and Industrial Air Quality Management: Extension

    5. Chapter

      Pages 293-310

      Organizational Learning and Environmental Engineering with Special Focus on Health Care

    6. Chapter

      Pages 311-326

      Complementary Information Systems on Research in Europe on ICT for Environmental Sustainability