Journal of Industrial Ecology

Cover image for Vol. 19 Issue 3

Edited By: Reid Lifset

Impact Factor: 3.227

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 44/221 (Environmental Sciences)

Online ISSN: 1530-9290

Editor's Choice: China

Many articles in the Journal of Industrial Ecology address topics related to the circular economy, examine specific locations or phenomena in China, and/or are authored by Chinese researchers and reflect a Chinese perspective. This compilation represents noteworthy articles on topics ranging from energy costs to material flows and includes issues that are pertinent to a Chinese and international audience.

Quantifying Phosphorus Flow Pathways Through Socioeconomic Systems at the County Level in China
Jun Bi, Qinqin Chen, Ling Zhang, Zengwei Yuan

Analyzing Drivers of Regional Carbon Dioxide Emissions for China
A Structural Decomposition Analysis
Kuishuang Feng, Yim Ling Siu, Dabo Guan, Klaus Hubacek

Scenario Analysis of Sulfur Dioxide Emissions Reduction Potential in China's Iron and Steel Industry
Shuhua Ma, Zongguo Wen, Jining Chen

Material Flows and Material Productivity in China, Australia, and Japan
Heinz Schandl, James West

China's Quest for Eco-industrial Parks, Part I
History and Distinctiveness
Han Shi, Jinping Tian, Lujun Chen

From Legal Transplants to Sustainable Transition
Extended Producer Responsibility in Chinese Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Management
Xin Tong, Lin Yan

Calculation of a Toxic Potential Indicator Via Chinese-Language Material Safety Data Sheets
Sheng-Bou Yen, Jahau Lewis Chen

Modeling and Optimization of a Coal-Chemical Eco-industrial System in China
Li Zhou, Shan-ying Hu, Yourun Li, Yong Jin, Xiliang Zhang

Decoupling Analysis of Four Selected Countries
China, Russia, Japan, and the United States during 2000–2007
Heming Wang, Seiji Hashimoto, Qiang Yue, Yuichi Moriguchi, Zhongwu Lu

Energy Cost of Living and Associated Pollution for Beijing Residents
Anders Arvesen, Jingru Liu, Edgar G. Hertwich