Barbara Reck

Senior Research Scientist, Lecturer

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2019

  • Journal Article
    Graedel, T. E., B. K. Reck, L. Ciacci, and F. Passarini. “On the Spatial Dimension of the Circular Economy.” Resources 8.1 (2019): 32. DOI: 10.3390/resources8010032
  • Journal Article
    Myers, R. J., T. Fishman, B. K. Reck, and T. E. Graedel. “Unified Materials Information System (UMIS): An Integrated Material Stocks and Flows Data Structure.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 23.1 (2019): 222-240. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12730

2018

  • Journal Article
    Elshkaki, A., T. E. Graedel, L. Ciacci, and B. K. Reck. “Resource Demand Scenarios for the Major Metals.” Environmental Science & Technology 52.5 (2018): 2491-2497. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b05154
  • Journal Article
    Werner, T. T., L. Ciacci, G. M. Mudd, B. K. Reck, and S. A. Northey. “Looking Down Under for a Circular Economy of Indium.” Environmental Science & Technology 52.4 (2018): 2055-2062. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b05022

2017

  • Journal Article
    Elshkaki, A., B. K. Reck, and T. E. Graedel. “Anthropogenic Nickel Supply, Demand, and Associated Energy and Water Use.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling 125 (2017): 300-307. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2017.07.002
  • Journal Article
    Meylan, G., B. K. Reck, H. Rechberger, T. E. Graedel, and O. Schwab. “Assessing the Reliability of Material Flow Analysis Results: The Cases of Rhenium, Gallium, and Germanium in the United States Economy.” Environmental Science & Technology 51.20 (2017): 11839-11847. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b03086
  • Journal Article
    Meylan, G. and B. K. Reck. . “The anthropogenic cycle of zinc: Status quo and perspectives.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling 123 (2017): 1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2016.01.006
  • Journal Article
    Yellishetty, M., D. Huston, T. E. Graedel, T. T. Werner, B. K. Reck, and G. M. Mudd. “Quantifying the potential for recoverable resources of gallium, germanium and antimony as companion metals in Australia.” Ore Geology Reviews 82 (2017): 148-159. DOI: 10.1016/j.oregeorev.2016.11.020

2016

  • Journal Article
    Ciacci, L., E. M. Harper, N. T. Nassar, B. K. Reck, and T. E. Graedel. “Metal dissipation and inefficient recycling intensify climate forcing.” Environmental Science & Technology 50.20 (2016): 11394-11402. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b02714
  • Journal Article
    Elshkaki, A., T. E. Graedel, L. Ciacci, and B. K. Reck. “Copper demand, supply, and associated energy use to 2050.” Global Environmental Change-Human and Policy Dimensions 39 (2016): 305-315. DOI: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2016.06.006
  • Journal Article
    Ciacci, L., P. Nuss, B. K. Reck, T. T. Werner, and T. E. Graedel. “Metal criticality determination for Australia, the US, and the planet – comparing 2008 and 2012 results.” Resources 5.4 (2016): 29. DOI: 10.3390/resources5040029
  • Journal Article
    Graedel, T. E. and B. K. Reck. “Six Years of Criticality Assessments: What Have We Learned So Far?.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 20.4 (2016): 692-699. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12305

2015

  • Journal Article
    Graedel, T. E., E. M. Harper, N. T. Nassar, and B. K. Reck. “On the materials basis of modern society.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112.20 (2015): 6295-6300. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1312752110
  • Journal Article
    Ciacci, L., B. K. Reck, N. T. Nassar, and T. E. Graedel. “Lost by Design.” Environmental Science & Technology 49.16 (2015): 9443-9451. DOI: 10.1021/es505515z
  • Journal Article
    Graedel, T. E., E. M. Harper, N. T. Nassar, P. Nuss, and B. K. Reck. “Criticality of metals and metalloids.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112.14 (2015): 4257-4262. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1500415112

2014

  • Journal Article
    Eckelman, M. J., L. Ciacci, G. Kavlak, P. Nuss, B. K. Reck, and T. E. Graedel. “Life cycle carbon benefits of aerospace alloy recycling.” Journal of Cleaner Production 80 (2014): 38-45. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2014.05.039
  • Book Chapter
    Graedel, T. E. and B. K. Reck. “Recycling in Context.” Handbook of Recycling: State-of-the-art for Practitioners, Analysts, and Scientists. Ed. E. Worrell and M. A. Reuter. Waltham, MA: Elsevier, 2014. 17-26. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-396459-5.00003-9
  • Journal Article
    Nuss, P., E. M. Harper, N. T. Nassar, B. K. Reck, and T. E. Graedel. “Criticality of Iron and Its Principal Alloying Elements.” Environmental Science & Technology 48.7 (2014): 4171-4177. DOI: 10.1021/es405044w

2012

  • Journal Article
    Eckelman M. J., B. K. Reck, and T. E. Graedel. “Exploring the Global Journey of Nickel with Markov Chain Models.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 16.3 (2012): 334–342. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2011.00425.x
  • Journal Article
    Reck, B. K. and T. E. Graedel. “Challenges in Metal Recycling.” Science 337.6095 (2012): 690-695. DOI: 10.1126/science.1217501
  • Journal Article
    Reck BK and Rotter VS. “Comparing Growth Rates of Nickel and Stainless Steel Use in the Early 2000s.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 16.4 (2012): 518-528. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2012.00499.x

2011

  • Journal Article
    Graedel, T. E., J. Allwood, J.-P. Birat, M. Buchert, C. Hagelüken, B. K. Reck, S. F. Sibley, and G. Sonnemann. “What Do We Know About Metal Recycling Rates?.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 15.3 (2011): 355-366. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2011.00342.x
  • Journal Article
    Fuse, M., E. Yamasue, B. K. Reck, and T. E. Graedel. “Regional development or resource preservation? A perspective from Japanese appliance exports.” Ecological Economics 70.4 (2011): 788-797. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2010.11.017

2010

  • Journal Article
    Reck, B. K., M. Chambon, S. Hashimoto, and T. E. Graedel. “Global Stainless Steel Cycle Exemplifies China's Rise to Metal Dominance.” Environmental Science & Technology 44.10 (2010): 3940–3946. DOI: 10.1021/es903584q
  • Journal Article
    Hashimoto, S. I. Daigo, M. Eckelman & B. Reck. “Measuring the Status of Stainless Steel Use in the Japanese Socio-Economic System.” Resources, Conservation, and Recycling. 54.10 (2010): 737-743. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2009.12.003

2008

  • Journal Article
    Wang, T., J. Mao, J. Johnson, B. K. Reck, and T. E. Graedel. “Anthropogenic metal cycles in China.” Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management 10.2 (2008): 188-197. DOI: 10.1007/s10163-008-0203-7
  • Journal Article
    Reck, B. K., D. B. Müller, K. Rostkowski, and T. E. Graedel. “Anthropogenic Nickel Cycle: Insights into Use, Trade, and Recycling.” Environmental Science & Technology 42.9 (2008): 3394-3400. DOI: 10.1021/es072108l
  • Journal Article
    Reck, B. K. and Gordon, R. B. “Nickel and chromium cycles: stocks and flows project part 4.” JOM 60.7 (2008): 55-59.
  • Journal Article
    Barbara K. Reck and Robert B. Gordon. “Nickel and Chromium Cycles: Stocks and Flows Project Part IV.” JOM Journal of the Minerals, Metals and Materials Society 60.7 (2008): 55-59. DOI: 10.1007/s11837-008-0090-3
  • Journal Article
    Johnson, J., B. K. Reck, T. Wang, and T. E. Graedel. “The energy benefit of stainless steel recycling.” Energy Policy 36.1 (2008): 181-192. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2007.08.028

2007

  • Journal Article
    Rostkowski, K., J. Rauch, K. Drakonakis, B. Reck, R. B. Gordon, and T. E. Graedel. “"Bottom-up" study of in-use nickel stocks in New Haven, CT.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling 50.1 (2007): 58-70. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2006.05.009