John A. Mathews
Macquarie University
Publications 199
#1Sung-Young KimH-Index: 5
#2Elizabeth Thurbon (UNSW: University of New South Wales)H-Index: 8
Last.John A. Mathews (Macquarie University)H-Index: 43
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#1John A. Mathews (Macquarie University)H-Index: 43
#1John A. MathewsH-Index: 43
#1John A. Mathews (Macquarie University)H-Index: 43
#2Mark Selden (Cornell University)H-Index: 21
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#1Xianlai Zeng (THU: Tsinghua University)H-Index: 26
#2John A. Mathews (Macquarie University)H-Index: 43
Last.Jinhui Li (THU: Tsinghua University)H-Index: 43
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Stocks of virgin-mined materials utilized in linear economic flows continue to present enormous challenges. E-waste is one of the fastest growing waste streams, and threatens to grow into a global problem of unmanageable proportions. An effective form of management of resource recycling and environmental improvement is available, in the form of extraction and purification of precious metals taken from waste streams, in a process known as urban mining. In this work, we demonstrate utilizing real ...
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#1John A. Mathews (Macquarie University)H-Index: 43
#2Hao Tan (University of Newcastle)H-Index: 14
Last.Mei-Chih Hu (NTHU: National Tsing Hua University)H-Index: 12
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China’s moves to introduce a Circular Economy have attracted wide attention as a solution to severe problems of resource inefficiency and lack of resource productivity. This article highlights the distinctive strategy of focusing such efforts on existing industrial parks, turning them into eco-industrial parks. It provides three case studies and highlights the management issues involved as overcoming reverse salients and capturing network advantages. China is an especially instructive case becau...
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#1Sung-Young KimH-Index: 5
#2John A. MathewsH-Index: 43