By Gregory A. Keoleian (auth.), I.S. Jawahir, S.K. Sikdar, Y. Huang (eds.)

ISBN-10: 9400762283

ISBN-13: 9789400762282

ISBN-10: 9400762291

ISBN-13: 9789400762299

This ebook is aimed toward offering a accomplished review of contemporary advancements in sustainability technological know-how and engineering. The ebook specializes in ideas and practices and provides 18 interwoven chapters on 4 significant topics: layout for sustainability; sustainability metrics and research; sustainable power; and sustainable supply/value. major, cutting-edge paintings, methodologies, practices and plans are offered via researchers, expertise builders and leaders. themes mentioned comprise: existence cycle overview; product end-of-life techniques; useful ways to sustainability; environmental footprint evaluate; biofuels; and sustainable provide chain management.

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2004). End-of-life strategy selection: A linear programming approach to manage innovations in product design. International Journal of Production Engineering and Computers, 6/7, 45–54. YU ISSN 1450-5096. , & Duflou, J. (2006). Can large-scale disassembly be profitable? A linear programming approach to quantifying the turning point to make disassembly economically viable. International Journal of Production Research, 44(6), 1125–1146. A New Methodology for Integration of End-of-Life Option Determination and Disassemblability Analysis Feri Afrinaldi, Muhamad Zameri Mat Saman and Awalluddin Mohamad Shaharoun Abstract Nowadays many countries have developed new legislations which are aimed at greater emphasis to force manufacturers to reuse, recycle, recover, and remanufacture their products at the end of their life.

Therefore, the economic aspects were involved in quantifying the recyclability. In order to determine that a component is suitable for recycling or not, suitability for recycling is used as the indicator. It is the ratio between the cost (in currency unit/kg) of a new material equivalent to the recycled material and the cost of disposal (on a landfill or through incineration) if the material is not recycled, versus the costs of disassembly, reconditioning, and logistics. 7 Conclusion A very important contribution of this research is that the developed methodology integrates the end-of-life option determination and disassemblability evaluation in one framework.

40 F. Afrinaldi et al. 5 Asymmetry Shallow and broad fastener recesses, large and readily visible slot/recess in case of snap fits Deep and narrow fastener recesses, obscure slot/ recess in case of snap fits Very deep and very narrow fastener recesses, slot for prying open snap fits difficult to locate Groove location allows easy access Groove location is difficult to access. Some manipulation required Groove location very difficult to access No accuracy required Some accuracy required High accuracy required No accuracy required Some accuracy required High accuracy required Recycling categories (R1, R2, and R3) are defined as: 1.

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