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Process Simulation and Optimization in Sustainable Logistics and Manufacturing

  • Pawel Pawlewski
  • Allen Greenwood

Part of the EcoProduction book series (ECOPROD)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Manufacturing Operations

  3. Production Operations

  4. Supply Chain Management

  5. Cross-Disciplinary Methodologies

About this book

Introduction

The aim of this book is to present qualitative aspects of logistics operations and supply chain management which help to implement the sustainable policy principles in the companies and public sector’s  institutions. Authors in individual chapters  address the issues related to reverse network configuration, forward and reverse supply chain integration, CO2 reduction in transportation, improvement of the  production operations and management of the recovery activities. Some best practices from different countries and industries are presented. This book will be valuable to both academics and practitioners wishing to deepen their knowledge in the field of logistics operations and management with regard to sustainability issues.

Keywords

Logistics Manufacturing Process Optimization Process Simulation Sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • Pawel Pawlewski
    • 1
  • Allen Greenwood
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of Engineering ManagementPoznan University of Technology60-965Poland
  2. 2.Industrial & Systems EngineeringMississippi State UniversityMiss. StateUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-07347-7
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-07346-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-07347-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2193-4614
  • Series Online ISSN 2193-4622
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