Marian Chertow

Associate Professor of Industrial Environmental Management, Director of the Program on Solid Waste Policy, and Director of the Industrial Environmental Management Program

 
Publications (BETA)

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

2018

  • Journal Article
    van Ewijk, S., J. Y. Park, and M. R. Chertow. “Quantifying the system-wide recovery potential of waste in the global paper life cycle.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling 134 (2018): 48-60. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2018.02.026
  • Journal Article
    Guo, Y., J. Tian, M. Chertow, and L. Chen. “Exploring Greenhouse Gas-Mitigation Strategies in Chinese Eco-Industrial Parks by Targeting Energy Infrastructure Stocks.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 22.1 (2018): 106-120. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12542
  • Book Chapter
    Chávez,A. C. Kennedy, B. Chen, M. Chertow, T. Baynes, S. Chen, and X. Bai. “Understanding, Implementing, and Tracking Urban Metabolism is Key to Urban Futures.” Urban Planet: Knowledge Towards Sustainable Cities. Ed. T. Elmqvist, X. Bai, N. Frantzeskaki, C. Griffith, D. Maddox, T. McPhearson, S. Parnell, P. Romero-Lankao, D. Simon, and M. Wakins. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 68-91. DOI: 10.1017/9781316647554.005
  • Journal Article - Forthcoming
    Zhu, J. and M. R. Chertow. “Authoritarian but responsive: Local regulation of industrial energy efficiency in Jiangsu, China.” Regulation & Governance (2018). DOI: 10.1111/rego.12172
  • Journal Article - Forthcoming
    Powell, J. T. and M. R. Chertow. “Quantity, Components, and Value of Waste Materials Landfilled in the United States.” Journal of Industrial Ecology (2018). DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12752
  • Journal Article - Forthcoming
    Makov, T., T. Fishman, M. R. Chertow, and V. Blass. “What Affects the Secondhand Value of Smartphones: Evidence from eBay.” Journal of Industrial Ecology (2018). DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12806

2017

  • Journal Article
    Ramaswami, A., K. Tong, A. Fang, R. M. Lal, A. S. Nagpure, Y. Li, H. Yu, D. Jiang, A. G. Russell, L. Shi, M. Chertow, Y. Wang, and S. Wang. “Urban cross-sector actions for carbon mitigation with local health co-benefits in China.” Nature Climate Change 7 (2017): 736-742. DOI: 10.1038/nclimate3373
  • Journal Article
    Zhu, J. M. and M. R. Chertow. “Business Strategy Under Institutional Constraints: Evidence From China's Energy Efficiency Regulations.” Ecological Economics 135 (2017): 10-21. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2017.01.007
  • Journal Article
    Shi, L. and M. Chertow. “Organizational Boundary Change in Industrial Symbiosis: Revisiting the Guitang Group in China.” Sustainability 9.7 (2017): 1085. DOI: 10.3390/su9071085
  • Journal Article
    Pearce, B. J. and M. Chertow. “Scenarios for achieving absolute reductions in phosphorus consumption in Singapore.” Journal of Cleaner Production 140 (2017): 1587-1601. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.09.199
  • Journal Article
    Boons, F., M. Chertow, J. Park, W. Spekkink, and H. Shi. “Industrial Symbiosis Dynamics and the Problem of Equivalence: Proposal for a Comparative Framework.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 21.4 (2017): 938-952. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12468
  • Journal Article
    Jiang, D., W-Q. Chen, W. Liu, and M. Chertow. “Inter-Sectoral Bisphenol A (BPA) Flows in the 2012 Chinese Economy.” Environmental Science & Technology 51.15 (2017): 8654-8662. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b01986

2016

  • Journal Article
    Guo, Y., J. P. Tian, M. Chertow, and L. J. Chen. “Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in Chinese Eco-Industrial Parks by Targeting Energy Infrastructure: A Vintage Stock Model.” Environmental Science & Technology 50.20 (2016): 11403-11413. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b02837
  • Journal Article
    Powell, J. T., J. C. Pons, and M. Chertow. “Waste Informatics: Establishing Characteristics of Contemporary U.S. Landfill Quantities and Practices.” Environmental Science & Technology 50.20 (2016): 10877-10884. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b02848
  • Journal Article
    Zhu, J. M. and M. R. Chertow. “Greening Industrial Production through Waste Recovery: "Comprehensive Utilization of Resources" in China.” Environmental Science & Technology 50.5 (2016): 2175-2182. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b05098
  • Book Chapter
    Chertow M. and J. Park. “Scholarship and Practice in Industrial Symbiosis: 1989–2014.” Taking Stock of Industrial Ecology. Ed. R. Clift and A. Druckman. New York: Springer International Publishing, 2016. 87-116. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-20571-7_5

2015

  • Book Chapter
    Chertow M., J. Zhu, and V. Moye. “Positive Externalities in the Urban Boundary: the Case of Industrial Symbiosis.” The Routledge Handbook of Urbanization and Global Environmental Change. Ed. K. Seto, W. Solecki, and C. Griffith. London: Routledge, 2015. Link
  • Journal Article
    Mannino, I., E. Ninka, M. Turvani, and M. Chertow. “The decline of eco-industrial development in Porto Marghera, Italy.” Journal of Cleaner Production 100 (2015): 286-296. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.03.054

2014

  • Journal Article
    Short, S. W., N. M. P. Bocken, C. Y. Barlow, and M. R. Chertow. “From Refining Sugar to Growing Tomatoes: Industrial Ecology and Business Model Evolution.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 18.5 (2014): 603-618. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12171
  • Journal Article
    Park, J. Y. and M. R. Chertow. “Establishing and testing the "reuse potential" indicator for managing wastes as resources.” Journal of Environmental Management 137 (2014): 45-53. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2013.11.053

2013

  • Journal Article
    Eckelman, M. J. and M. R. Chertow. “Life cycle energy and environmental benefits of a US industrial symbiosis.” International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 18.8 (2013): 1524-1532. DOI: 10.1007/s11367-013-0601-5
  • Edited Book
    Singh, S. J., H. Haberl, M. Chertow, M. Mirtl, and M. Schmid. Long Term Socio-Ecological Research: Studies in Society-Nature Interactions Across Spatial and Temporal Scales. Ed. S. J. Singh, H. Haberl, M. Chertow, M. Mirtl, and M. Schmid. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands, 2013. DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-1177-8
  • Book Chapter
    Chertow, M., E. Fugate, and W. Ashton. “The Intimacy of Human-Nature Interactions on Islands.” Long Term Socio-Ecological Research: Studies in Society-Nature Interactions Across Spatial and Temporal Scales. Ed. S. J. Singh, H. Haberl, M. Chertow, M. Mirtl, and M. Schmid. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands, 2013. 315-337. DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-1177-8_14

2012

  • Journal Article
    Desai, A., N. Nassar, and M. Chertow. “American Seams: An Exploration of Hybrid Fast Fashion and Domestic Manufacturing Models in Relocalized Apparel Production.” Journal of Corporate Citizenship 2012.45 (2012): 53-78. DOI: 10.9774/GLEAF.4700.2012.sp.00006
  • Journal Article
    Chertow, M. and J. Ehrenfeld. “Organizing Self-Organizing Systems: Toward a Theory of Industrial Symbiosis.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 16.1 (2012): 13-27. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2011.00450.x
  • Journal Article
    Ramaswami, A., A. Chavez, and M. Chertow. “Carbon Footprinting of Cities and Implications for Analysis of Urban Material and Energy Flows.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 16.6 (2012): 783-785. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2012.00569.x

2011

  • Journal Article
    Chertow, M. and Y. Miyata. “Assessing collective firm behavior: comparing industrial symbiosis with possible alternatives for individual companies in Oahu, HI.” Business Strategy and the Environment 20.4 (2011): 266-280. DOI: 10.1002/bse.694
  • Book Chapter
    Chertow, M. and J. Park. “Reusing Nonhazardous Industrial Waste Across Business Clusters.” Waste: A Handbook for Management. Ed. T. Letcher and D. Vallero. Burlington, MA: Academic Press/Elsevier, 2011. 197-206. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-381475-3.10014-2
  • Book Chapter
    Chertow, M., E. Choi, and K. Lee. “The material consumption of Singapore’s economy: an industrial ecology approach.” Environment and Climate Change in Asia: Ecological Footprints and Green Prospects. Ed. V. R. Savage and L-H. Lye. Singapore: Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2011. 107-126. Link

2010

  • Journal Article
    Eckelman, M. J., R. Ramaswamy, M. Shenoy, and M. Chertow. “Applying Industrial Ecology Tools to Demand-Side Water Management in Bangalore, India.” Asian Journal of Water, Environment and Pollution 7.4 (2010): 71-79. Link
  • Journal Article
    Bain, A., M. Shenoy, W. Ashton, and M. Chertow. “Industrial symbiosis and waste recovery in an Indian industrial area.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling 54.12 (2010): 1278-1287. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2010.04.007
  • Journal Article
    Shi, H., M. Chertow, and Y. Song. “Developing country experience with eco-industrial parks: a case study of the Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area in China.” Journal of Cleaner Production 18.3 (2010): 191-199. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2009.10.002

2009

  • Journal Article
    Eckelman, M. J. and M. R. Chertow. “Using Material Flow Analysis to Illuminate Long-Term Waste Management Solutions in Oahu, Hawaii.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 13.5 (2009): 758-774. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2009.00159.x
  • Journal Article
    Johnson, J. and M. Chertow. “Climate Stabilization Wedges in Action: A Systems Approach to Energy Sustainability for Hawaii Island.” Environmental Science & Technology 43.7 (2009): 2234-2240. DOI: 10.1021/es801700a
  • Journal Article
    Eckelman, M. J. and M. R. Chertow. “Quantifying Life Cycle Environmental Benefits from the Reuse of Industrial Materials in Pennsylvania.” Environmental Science & Technology 43.7 (2009): 2550-2556. DOI: 10.1021/es802345a
  • Book Chapter
    Chertow, M. R. “Dynamics of geographically based industrial ecosystems.” The Dynamics of Regions and Networks in Industrial Ecosystems. Ed. M. Ruth and B. Davidsdottir. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2009. 6-27. Link
  • Book Chapter
    Chertow, M. R. and W. S. Ashton. “The social embeddedness of industrial symbiosis linkages in Puerto Rican industrial regions.” The Social Embeddedness of Industrial Ecology. Ed. F. Boons and J. Howard-Grenville. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2009. 128-251. Link

2008

  • Journal Article
    Chertow, M. R., W. S. Ashton, and J. C. Espinosa. “Industrial Symbiosis in Puerto Rico: Environmentally Related Agglomeration Economies.” Regional Studies 42.10 (2008): 1299-1312. DOI: 10.1080/00343400701874123
  • Book Chapter
    Chertow, M. R. “Industrial Ecology in a Developing Context.” Sustainable Development and Environmental Management. Ed. C. Clini, I. Musu, and M. L. Gullino. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands, 2008. 335-349. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4020-6598-9_24
  • Book Chapter
    Chertow, M. “Municipal Solid Waste: Building Stronger Connections to Jobs and the Economy.” Agenda for a Sustainable America. Ed. J. C. Dernbach. Washington, D.C.: ELI Press, 2008. 335-348. Link

2007

  • Journal Article
    Chertow, M. R. “"Uncovering" Industrial Symbiosis.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 11.1 (2007): 11-30. DOI: 10.1162/jiec.2007.1110