Integrated Operations and Environmental Planning

  title={Integrated Operations and Environmental Planning},
  author={Jos{\'e} Miguel La{\'i}nez-Aguirre and Luis Puigjaner},
Entrepreneurial approaches to improve environmental performance can not take place in isolation, so a concerted effort by the SC entities poses another important challenge for managers. In this chapter the optimization of planning and design of the SC is examined considering economic and environmental issues. The strategic decisions considered in the model are facility location, processing technology selection and production-distribution planning. A Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) approach provides…