Structural Modeling in Green Supply Chain Management Practices under Chains of Qualitative Indices
Keywords:Supply Chain Management (SCM), Modeling, Fuzzy Theory, Green Practices, Qualitative Framework
The successfully execution of any business is today's dynamic era is possible by integrating the zone of
environmental thinking in the business activities. Green Supply Chain Management (GSCM) is a significant
view, which needs to be integrated with core business proceedings for the sake of executing sustainable business
in today's market life. GSCM is the incorporation of environmental thinking into diverse arena of the Supply
Chain Management (SCM). Thus, in this study, the authors presented a framework for modeling GSCM
practices by considering the chains of qualitative Indices. The implication of fuzzy sets theory along with
DEMATEL (Decision-Making Trial and Evaluation Laboratory) technique under the domain of GSCM is
presented in this work. Modeling based on momentous decisive factor responsible for driving the GSCM
network is presented in this study. The authors shaped an approach for addressing the green practices under
uncertainty and impreciseness for the manufacturing firms. The major intension of the proposed work is to
enlarge the views of the researchers and readers towards developing a mathematical framework for
implementing GSCM by the concerned firms. An index based on fuzzy information is presented and the
computational effort for modeling the green practices is presented, so that the managers can easily understand
the proposed work and can model green practices in their decision making
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