• How green is a lean supply chain? 

      Fahimnia, Behnam; Sarkis, Joseph; Eshragh, Ali
      Published 2014-12-01
      This article presents a supply chain planning model that can be used to investigate tradeoffs between cost and environmental degradation including carbon emissions, energy consumption and waste generation. The model also ...
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    • Managing and measuring sustainability performance of supply chains 

      Varsei, Mohsen; Soosay, Claudine; Fahimnia, Behnam; Sarkis, Joseph
      Published 2014-06-01
      Sustainable development from an industrial perspective has extended beyond organisational boundaries to incorporate a supply chain approach. This paper provides a framework which can assist focal companies in development ...
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    • A resilient and sustainable supply chain: Is it affordable? 

      Fahimnia, Behnam; Jabbarzadeh, Armin
      Published 2015-06-01
      Developing environmentally and socially sustainable supply chains has become an integral part of corporate strategy for virtually every industry. However, little is understood about the broader impacts of sustainability ...
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    • Supply Chain Carbon Management 

      Goodarzi, Shadi; Fahimnia, Behnam; Sarkis, Joseph
      Published 2019-04-01
      Sustainable supply chain and carbon management have seen a growing interest in the last decade due to the increasing concerns about global warming and climate change. Policymakers, researchers, and executives have taken ...
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    • Supply Chain Greening versus Resilience 

      Fahimnia, Behnam; Jabbarzadeh, Armin; Sarkis, Joseph
      Published 2016-09-01
      The relationship between supply chain resilience and environmental sustainability (greening) has been a topic of peripheral discussion in the research literature. The aim in this paper is to investigate, from a supply chain ...
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    • Sustainability Analysis under Disruption Risks 

      Fahimnia, Behnam; Jabbarzadeh, Armin; Sabouhi, Fatemeh
      Published 2017-11-01
      Resilience to disruptions and sustainability are both of paramount importance to supply chains. This paper presents a hybrid methodology for the design of a sustainable supply network that performs resiliently in the face ...
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    • What it takes to design a supply chain resilient to major disruptions and recurrent interruptions 

      Fahimnia, Behnam; Jabbarzadeh, Armin
      Published 2016-07-01
      Global supply chains are more than ever under threat of major disruptions caused by devastating natural and man-made disasters as well as recurrent interruptions caused by variations in supply and demand. This paper presents ...
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