The state of supply chain carbon footprinting: analysis of CDP disclosures by US firms

@article{Blanco2016TheSO,
  title={The state of supply chain carbon footprinting: analysis of CDP disclosures by US firms},
  author={Christian Blanco and Felipe Caro and Charles J. Corbett},
  journal={Journal of Cleaner Production},
  year={2016},
  volume={135},
  pages={1189-1197}
}
Abstract Although collaboration and performance measurement are widely recognized as critical for increasing sustainability in supply chains, little is known about how comprehensively firms are currently measuring their supply chain carbon emissions (or Scope 3). We develop a way to assess how complete firms' reports of Scope 3 emissions are, by comparing them to benchmarks based on Environmental Input-Output Life-Cycle Assessment models. We use this approach to evaluate Scope 3 carbon… Expand
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