A CLOUD-BASED APPROACH TO SUPPORT THE MOBILE PHONE RECYCLING INDUSTRY IN CHINA
2016 (English)In: PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME 11TH INTERNATIONAL MANUFACTURING SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING CONFERENCE, 2016, VOL 2, AMER SOC MECHANICAL ENGINEERS , 2016Conference paper (Refereed)
In recent years, the waste mobile phones are generated in large quantity in China. Those e-wastes gain more and more attention because of both the sharp increase in quantity and the recyclable resources they contain. Furthermore, the mobile phone recycling industry has experienced a trend of rapid growth as well. However, due to the lack of national policies and legislations, the recycling industry is now facing problems in recycling processes. Thus in this paper, mobile phone recycling industry in China is systematically analyzed and a Cloud-based approach is developed which integrates tracking, interaction and coordinator mechanism through the recycling processes. With the integration of various stakeholders, the system can provide integrated data system throughout the whole life cycle of the mobile phones for the policy maker, and provide guidance for the operations during recycling service for the recycling stakeholders.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
AMER SOC MECHANICAL ENGINEERS , 2016.
Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-197845ISI: 000388159400047ScopusID: 2-s2.0-84991706692OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-197845DiVA: diva2:1059492
ASME 2016 11th International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference, MSEC 2016; Blacksburg; United States; 27 June 2016 through 1 July 2016
QC 201612222016-12-222016-12-082016-12-22Bibliographically approved