Green Manufacturing Processes and Systems

  • J. Paulo Davim

Part of the Materials Forming, Machining and Tribology book series (MFMT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Emel Kuram, Babur Ozcelik, Erhan Demirbas
    Pages 23-47
  3. Luis M. Alves, Paulo A. F. Martins
    Pages 49-72
  4. Matthew J. Franchetti, Alexander Spivak
    Pages 73-102
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 125-126

About this book


This book provides the recent advances on green manufacturing processes and systems for modern industry.

Chapter 1 provides information on sustainable manufacturing through environmentally-friendly machining. Chapter 2 is dedicated to environmentally-friendly machining: vegetable based cutting fluids. Chapter 3 describes environmental-friendly joining of tubes. Chapter 4 contains information on concepts, methods and strategies for zero-waste in manufacturing. Finally, chapter 5 is dedicated to the application of hybrid MCDM approach for selecting the best tyre recycling process.

This book serves as a research book for students at final undergraduate engineering course or at postgraduate level. It is a reference for professionals in industries related to manufacturing and new green jobs (green products, renewable energy, green services and environmental conservation).


Computational methods Green manufacturing Manufacturing processes Manufacturing systems Sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • J. Paulo Davim
    • 1
  1. 1.Campus Universitário de Santiago, Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of AveiroAveiroPortugal

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