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Issues in Reverse Supply Chains Logistics

  • Ionuţ Craiu
  • Luminiţa DuţăEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 803)

Abstract

European Union countries are preoccupied to develop legislation and action plans that encourage environmentally friendly technologies and implementation of reverse supply chains. The role of activities in a reverse supply chain is to collect and re-process the manufactured products at the end of their lives in order to recover their remaining market value. An effective management of the reverse supply chain operations leads to a higher waste recovering and reduces environmental risks. The present paper intends to present some initiatives, researches and logistics concepts in reverse supply chains.

Keywords

Logistics Reverse supply chains Waste management 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Valahia UniversityTârgovişteRomania

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