8. Targeting “Sustainable Scanning”

a Methodology Based on Logistics and Supply Chain Management

  1. Nicolas Lesca

Published Online: 2 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118601891.ch8

Environmental Scanning and Sustainable Development

Environmental Scanning and Sustainable Development

How to Cite

Lesca, N. (ed) (2011) Targeting “Sustainable Scanning”, in Environmental Scanning and Sustainable Development, John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118601891.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 6 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848212848

Online ISBN: 9781118601891



  • Electric and electronic waste (EEW);
  • Green corridors;
  • Integrated logistics support (ILS);
  • Logistics intelligence process (LIP);
  • Logistics service providers (LSPs);
  • Supply chain management (SCM);
  • Sustainable scanning


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sustainable development: multiple logistical stakes

  • Relevance of logistics and SCM to anticipate evolutions linked to sustainable development and imagine strategic directions: examples

  • The logistics intelligence process to target sustainable scanning

  • Confronting LIP and sustainable development: a first test based on secondary data

  • Conclusion

  • Bibliography