Rizet, Christophe, Browne, Michael, Cornelis, Eric and Leonardi, Jacques (2012) Assessing carbon footprint and energy efficiency in competing supply chains: Review – Case studies and benchmarking. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 17 (4). pp. 293-300. ISSN 1361-9209Full text not available from this repository.
This article compares the energy consumption and CO2 emissions of supply chains in Belgium, France and UK looking in particular at, jeans, yogurts, apples, tomatoes and furniture. We use a generic methodology that allows comparability across the supply chain of products, supply chains, and countries. Our benchmarking show relatively high emissions for maritime transport and the consumer leg, while logistics activities such as storage and road freight exhibit relatively low emissions. The influences of distance, retail type, area density and consumer behaviour are also examined.
|Subjects:||University of Westminster > Architecture and the Built Environment > Architecture and the Built Environment, School of (No longer in use)|
|Depositing User:||Rachel Wheelhouse|
|Date Deposited:||27 Apr 2012 13:57|
|Last Modified:||27 Apr 2012 13:57|
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