Clean Production

Environmental and Economic Perspectives

  • K. B. Misra

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XX
  2. Sustainable Development in 21st Century

  3. Cleaner Production

    1. Michel Roustan, Sandrine Laigo, Jeanne Caille, Christian Roulph
      Pages 171-182
    2. Margaret L. Bailey, Katie Mayes
      Pages 231-253
  4. Environmental Perspective

    1. James R. Pfafflin
      Pages 285-291
    2. Robert H. Feller, Bruce W. Piasecki
      Pages 293-317
    3. Purushottam Khanna, Vijay Kulkarni
      Pages 319-333
    4. M. C. E. van Dam-Mieras, C. K. Leach, G. Mijnbeek, E. Middelbeek
      Pages 355-386
    5. John P. Ulhøi
      Pages 409-421
    6. S. Sankaran, T. Viraraghavan
      Pages 423-436
  5. Economic Perspective

    1. Andre Maisseu
      Pages 437-455
    2. Giancarlo Barbiroli, Andrea Raggi, Maurizio Fiorini
      Pages 479-499
    3. A. Mughal, J. C. Mora, M. Delmas
      Pages 501-548
    4. R. S. Barratt
      Pages 613-638
    5. Harry L. Brown, Yatish T. Shah
      Pages 647-683
    6. John C. Wang, Donald B. Aulenbach, Lawrence K. Wang, Mu-Hao Sung Wang
      Pages 685-719
  6. Performance Perspective

  7. Future Strategies

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 833-854

About this book


This book provides a holistic view of cleaner production comprising the concepts of environmental protection, performance requirement and economic principles of manufacturing. The 31 chapters, written by recognized experts in their fields, are organized into 6 sections covering sustainable development in the 21st century, fundamentals of cleaner production, performance perspectives, environmental perspectives, economic perspectives, performance assessment and future strategies. Selected case studies will help the professional to apply cleaner production technologies in his or her practice.


Nachhaltigkeit Recycling Umweltschutz assessment clean technology controlling development energy efficiency energy management environmental protection life-cycle assessment (LCA) organization production sustainability wastewater

Editors and affiliations

  • K. B. Misra
    • 1
  1. 1.North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST)Arunachal PradeshIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-79942-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-79940-2
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