Green Supply Chain Management
By Edgar Blanco, Alexis Bateman, Anthony Craig
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A graduate course covers the fundamental strategies, tools and techniques required to analyze and design environmentally sustainable supply chain systems. Class sessions include presentations, case discussions and guest lectures.
|1||VideoSession 3: Reverse Logistics and Closing the Loop||Student discussed two case-studies and learned about reverse logistics and closed-loop supply chain. Students also shared their ideas for the final project and received comments and feedback from the instructors.||8/10/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||VideoSession 4: Carbon Footprinting||Students discussed a case study on carbon footprinting, "Widget Co," and understand the basic framing tool, the mechanism, as well as the underlying issues.||8/10/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||VideoSession 5: Life Cycle Analysis||Students learned all the steps in the Life Cycle Analysis to quantify environmental impacts and products, and how to apply it to make sustainable decisions when facing uncertainties.||8/10/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||VideoSession 7: Multi-stakeholder Engagements||Students learned different aspects on the multi-stakeholder engagements from discussion of a case study on the palm oil supply chain, "Golden Agri Resources and Sustainability Case Study."||8/10/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||VideoSession 9: International Regulations and Supply Chains: The Case of Mercury||Professor Noelle Selin from MIT was invited talk on the case-study of mercury. The topics covered the review of the control and regulations of mercury in the US and internationally.||8/10/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||VideoSession 10: Green Supply Chain Strategy||Student discussed a case study focused on the corporate social responsibility. Also, the instructor emphasized the importance of the life cycle assessment and introduced the five steps to develop a sound Green Supply Chain Management strategy.||9/14/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
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- Language: English
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