Disaster Waste Management Using Systems Dynamics: A Case Study in Southern Brazil

  • Mauricio Rodrigues de Magalhães
  • Fabiana Santos LimaEmail author
  • Lucila Campos
  • Carlos Taboada Rodriguez
  • Mauricio Maldonado
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics book series (SPBE)


Disaster waste (DW) is important impediments to response and post-disaster operations. We present the main phases in the DW management process and compared to Brazilian case using systems dynamics. This study will allow a systemic view of DW management policy considering the main strategic and operational parameters involved in this operation.


Disaster waste Systems dynamics Humanitarian logistics 



The authors acknowledge the financial support from Brazilian research agency CAPES (Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mauricio Rodrigues de Magalhães
    • 1
  • Fabiana Santos Lima
    • 2
    Email author
  • Lucila Campos
    • 1
  • Carlos Taboada Rodriguez
    • 1
  • Mauricio Maldonado
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de pós-graduação em Engenharia da Produção, Universidade Federal de Santa CatarinaFlorianópolisBrazil
  2. 2.Programa de pós-graduação em Tecnologias da Informação e ComunicaçãoUniversidade Federal de Santa CatarinaAraranguáBrazil

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