The automotive industry is one of the most environmental aware manufacturing sectors. Product take-back regulations influence design of the vehicles, production technologies but also the configuration of automotive reverse supply chains. The business practice comes every year closer to the closed loop supply chain concept which completely reuses, remanufactures and recycles all materials. The book covers the emerging environmental issues in automotive industry through the whole product life cycle. Its focus is placed on a multidisciplinary approach. It presents viewpoints of academic and industry personnel on the challenges for implementation of sustainable police in the automotive sectorEnviron SciTechnol 37(5):94Aa101A Brown BM (2001) The civic shaping of technology: Californiaa#39;s electric vehicle program. Sci Technol Hum Values 26(1): 56a81 Burke A (2007) Batteries and ultracapacitors for electric, hybrid and fuel cell vehicles. ... Ecology Center, Clean Car Campaign, Michigan Environmental protection agency (2008) Fuel economy guide. ... J Power Sources 159:1186a 1193 Honda World Wide, Automobile (2011) All new 2012 honda civic makes world debut atanbsp;...
|Title||:||Environmental Issues in Automotive Industry|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-09-03|