Christopher L Weber

Summary

Affiliation: Carnegie Mellon University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Embodied environmental emissions in U.S. international trade, 1997-2004
    Christopher L Weber
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:4875-81. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Food-miles and the relative climate impacts of food choices in the United States
    Christopher L Weber
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3508-13. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Life cycle assessment and grid electricity: what do we know and what can we know?
    Christopher L Weber
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:1895-901. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Categorization of Scope 3 emissions for streamlined enterprise carbon footprinting
    Y Anny Huang
    Department of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:8509-15. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Primary and embedded steel imports to the U.S.: implications for the design of border tax adjustments
    Catherine F Izard
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:6563-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Inventory development and input-output model of U.S. land use: relating land in production to consumption
    Christine Costello
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 45:4937-43. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The importance of carbon footprint estimation boundaries
    H Scott Matthews
    Carnegie Mellon University, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:5839-42. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint China's growing CO2 emissions--a race between increasing consumption and efficiency gains
    Glen P Peters
    Industrial Ecology Programme, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 41:5939-44. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Embodied environmental emissions in U.S. international trade, 1997-2004
    Christopher L Weber
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:4875-81. 2007
    ..S. imports has grown from between 0.5 and 0.8 Gt of CO2 in 1997 to between 0.8 and 1.8 Gt of CO2 in 2004, representing between 9-14% and 13-30% of U.S. (2-4% to 3-7% of global) CO2 emissions in 1997 and 2004, respectively...
  2. ncbi request reprint Food-miles and the relative climate impacts of food choices in the United States
    Christopher L Weber
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3508-13. 2008
    ..quot; Shifting less than one day per week's worth of calories from red meat and dairy products to chicken, fish, eggs, or a vegetable-based diet achieves more GHG reduction than buying all locally sourced food...
  3. doi request reprint Life cycle assessment and grid electricity: what do we know and what can we know?
    Christopher L Weber
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:1895-901. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Categorization of Scope 3 emissions for streamlined enterprise carbon footprinting
    Y Anny Huang
    Department of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 43:8509-15. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Primary and embedded steel imports to the U.S.: implications for the design of border tax adjustments
    Catherine F Izard
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:6563-9. 2010
    ..However, the amount of steel imported to the U.S. is negligible (5%) compared to foreign production in BTA-eligible countries and is unlikely to motivate affected countries to impose an emissions reduction policy...
  6. doi request reprint Inventory development and input-output model of U.S. land use: relating land in production to consumption
    Christine Costello
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 45:4937-43. 2011
    ..The quantitative land use results of this analysis could be integrated with qualitative metrics such as weighting schemes designed to reflect environmental impact or life cycle impact assessment methods...
  7. ncbi request reprint The importance of carbon footprint estimation boundaries
    H Scott Matthews
    Carnegie Mellon University, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:5839-42. 2008
    ..Such information can help firms pursue carbon and environmental emission mitigation projects not only within their own plants but also across their supply chain...
  8. ncbi request reprint China's growing CO2 emissions--a race between increasing consumption and efficiency gains
    Glen P Peters
    Industrial Ecology Programme, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 41:5939-44. 2007
    ..As China continues to rapidly develop there is an opportunity to further implement and extend policies, such as the Circular Economy, that will help China avoid the high emissions path taken by today's developed countries...