Communicating Product Recovery Activities

Processes, Objectives and Performance Measures
  • Geraldo Ferrer
  • D. Clay Whybark


This chapter aggregates and clarifies various expressions in the product recovery literature. In some instances, practitioners and researchers have used these expressions with conflicting meanings. We intend to facilitate communication by establishing a common usage for the product recovery vocabulary.


Recovery Process Reverse Logistics Recycling Process Product Recovery Corporate Environmental Responsibility 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Geraldo Ferrer
    • 1
  • D. Clay Whybark
    • 1
  1. 1.The Kenan-Flagler Business SchoolThe University of North Carolina at Chapel HillUSA

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