How Green is the Supply Chain? Practice and Research

40 Pages Posted: 12 Jan 2007  

Joseph Sarkis

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - Foisie Business School

Date Written: August 1999

Abstract

This paper provides an overview of environmental (green) supply chain management. The overview includes a categorization of research and practice in purchasing, manufacturing, outbound, and reverse logistics dimensions.

Keywords: corporate environmental management, supply chains, greening, reverse logistics

JEL Classification: M10, M11, M14, Q20

Suggested Citation

Sarkis, Joseph, How Green is the Supply Chain? Practice and Research (August 1999). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=956620 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.956620

Joseph Sarkis (Contact Author)

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - Foisie Business School ( email )

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Worcester, MA Massachusetts 01609
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