Publications

1) Song, L.-L; Wang, P.; Hao, M.; Dai, M.; Xiang, K.-Y. Li, N.; and Chen, W.-Q.*. Sutherland J. W. Mapping provincial steel stocks and flows in China: 1978-2050. Journal of Cleaner Production. 262 (2020) 121393.

2) Wang, C.; Zhao, L.*; Lim, M.K.; and Chen, W.-Q. Sutherland J. W. Structure of the global plastic waste trade network and the impact of China’s import Ban. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2020, 153: 104591.

3) Hao, M.; Wang, P; Song L.-L.; Dai, M.; Ren, Y; Chen, W.-Q. Spatial distribution of copper in-use stocks and flows in China: 1978–2016. Journal of Cleaner Production. 2020, 121260.

4) Hu X.; Wang, C.*; Lim, M.K.; and Chen, W.-Q. Characteristics of the global copper raw materials and scrap trade systems and the policy impacts of China's import ban. Ecological Economics. 2020,172. 106626.

5) Schrijvers, D.; Hool, A.*; Blengini, G.-A.; Chen, W.-Q. and Dewulf, J. et al. A review of methods and data to determine raw material criticality. Resources, Conservation & Recycling.2020,155. 104617.

6) Espinoza, L.-T.; Schrijvers, D.; Chen, W.-Q.Dewulf, J.; Eggert, R.; and Hool, A.*. et al. Greater circularity leads to lower criticality, and other links between criticality and the circular economy. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2020,157.104718.

7) Tang, L.-B.; Wang, P.*; Graedel, T.-E.; Stefan, P.; Xiang, K.-Y.; Ren, Y.; and Chen, W.-Q.*. Refining the understanding of China's tungsten dominance with dynamic material cycle analysis. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2020, 104829.

8) Huang, Q; Chen G.-W.; Wang Y.-W.; Xu L.-X.; and Chen, W.-Q. Identifying the socioeconomic drivers of solid waste recycling in China for the period 2005–2017. Science of the Total Environment. 2020, 138137.

9) Cao, Z.; O’Sullivan, C.; Tan, J.; Kalvig, P.; Ciacci, L.; Chen, W.-Q.; Kim, J.; and Liu, G.*. Resourcing the Fairytale Country with Wind Power: A Dynamic Material Flow Analysis. Environmental Science & Technology. 2019, 53:11313-11322.

10) Wang, P.; Chen, L.-Y.; Ge, J.-P.; Cai, W.; and Chen, W.-Q.* Incorporating critical material cycles into metal-energy nexus of China’s 2050 renewable transition. Applied Energy. 2019, 253: 113612.

11) Lin, S.; Mao, J.; Chen, W.-Q.*; and Shi, L.* Indium in mainland China: Insights into use, trade, and efficiency from the substance flow analysis. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2019, 149: 312-321.

12) Shi, J.-J.; Shi, Y.*; Feng, Y.-L.*; Li, Q.; Chen, W.-Q.; Zhang, W.-J.; and Li, H.-Q. Anthropogenic cadmium cycles and emissions in Mainland China 1990-2015. Journal of Cleaner Production. 2019, 230: 1256-1265.

13) Chen, W.-Q.*; Ma, Z.-J.; Pauliuk, S.; and Wang, T. Physical and Monetary Methods for Estimating the Hidden Trade of Materials. Resources. 2019, 8, 89; doi:10.3390/resources8020089.

14) Song, L.-L.; Zhang, C.; Han, J.; and Chen, W.-Q.* In-use product and steel stocks sustaining the urbanization of Xiamen, China. Ecosystem Health and Sustainability. 2019, DOI: 10.1080/20964129.2019.1598780

15) Dai, M.; Wang, P.; Chen, W.-Q.*; and Liu, G. Scenario analysis of China's aluminum cycle reveals the coming scrap age and the end of primary aluminum boom. Journal of Cleaner Production. 2019, 226: 793-804.

16) Liu, Y.; Chen, W.-Q.*; Lin, T.; and Gao, L. How Spatial Analysis Can Help Enhance Material Stocks and Flows Analysis? Resources. 2019, 8, 46; doi:10.3390/resources8010046

17) Zhao, S.; Wang, H.-M.*; Chen, W.-Q.*; and Yang, D.; Liu, J.-R.; and Shi F. Environmental Impacts of Domestic Resource Extraction in China. Ecosystem Health and Sustainability. 2019, DOI: 10.1080/20964129.2019.1577703

18) Nuss, P.*; Ohno, H.; Chen, W.-Q.; and Graedel, T.E. Comparative analysis of metals use in the United States economy. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2019, 145: 448-456.

19) Li, X.-Y.; Ge, J.-P.*; Chen, W.-Q.*; and Wang, P. Scenarios of rare earth elements demand driven by automotive electrification in China: 2018–2030. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2019, 145: 322-331.

20) Ai, N.*; Zheng, J.; and Chen, W.-Q.U.S. end-of-life electric vehicle batteries: Dynamic inventory modeling and spatial analysis for regional solutions. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2019, 145: 208-219.

21) Qu, S.; Guo Y.-H.; Ma Z.-J.; Chen, W.-Q.; Liu, J.-G.; Liu, G.; Wang, Y.-T.; and Xu, M. Implications of China’s Foreign Waste Ban on the Global Circular Economy. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2019, 144: 252-255.

22) Huang, B.-J.*; Zhao, F., Fishman, T., Chen, W.-Q.; Heeren, N.; and Hertwich, E. G. Building Material Use and Associated Environmental Impacts in China 2000-2015. Environmental Science & Technology. 2018, 52(23):14006-14014.

23) Han, J.*; Chen, W.-Q.; Zhang, L.-X.; and Liu, G.* Uncovering the Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Urban Infrastructure Development: A High Spatial Resolution Materials Stock and Flow Analysis.  Environmental Science & Technology. 2018, 52(21): 12122-12132.

24) Jiang, D.*; Chen, W.-Q.*; Zeng, X.-L.; and Tang, L. Dynamic Stocks and Flows Analysis of Bisphenol A (BPA) in China: 2000-2014. Environmental Science & Technology. 2018, 52 (6): 3706−3715.

25) Zhang, C.*; Chen, W.-Q.; and Ruth, Matthias. Measuring Material Efficiency: A Review of the Historical Evolution of Indicators, Methodologies and Findings. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2018, 132: 79-92.

26) Chen, J.; Zhu, X.; Liu, G.*; Chen, W.-Q.; and Yang, D. China’s Rare Earth Dominance: The Myths and the Truths from an Industrial Ecology Perspective. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2018, 132: 139-140.

27) Tian, X.; Wu, Y.-F.*; Qu, S.; Liang, S.; Chen. W.-Q.; Xu, M.; and Zuo, T.-Y. Deriving hazardous material flow networks: A case study of lead in China. Journal of Cleaner Production. 2018, 199:391-399.

28) Liu, S.; Tian, X.*; Cai, W.; Chen, W.-Q.; and Wang, Y. How the Transitions in Iron and Steel and Construction Material Industries Impact China’s CO2 Emissions: Comprehensive Analysis from an Inter-sector Linked Perspective. Applied Energy. 2018, 211: 64-75.

29) Chen, W.-Q.* Dynamic Product-Level Analysis of In-Use Aluminum Stocks in the United States. Journal of Industrial Ecology. 2018, 22 (6): 1425-1435.

30) Jiang, D.*; Chen, W.-Q.; Liu, W.; and Chertow, M.* Inter-Sectoral Bisphenol A (BPA) Flows in the 2012 Chinese Economy. Environmental Science & Technology. 2017, 51 (15): 8654–8662

31) Zhang, C.; Chen, W.-Q.*; Liu, G.; and Zhu, D.-J. Economic Growth and the Evolution of Material Cycles: An Analytical Framework Integrating Material Flow and Stock Indicators. Ecological Economics. 2017, 140: 265-274.

32) Shi, Y.-L.; Chen, W.-Q.*; Wu, S.-L.; and Zhu, Y.-G. Anthropogenic Cycles of Arsenic in Mainland China: 1990-2010. Environmental Science & Technology. 2017, 51(3): 1670-1678.

33) Huang, C.; Han, J.*; and Chen, W.-Q. Changing Patterns and Determinants of Infrastructures’ Material Stocks in Chinese Cities. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2017, 123: 47-53.

34) Chen, W.-Q.*; Shi, Y.-L.; Wu, S.-L.; and Zhu, Y.-G.* Anthropogenic Arsenic Cycles: A Research Framework and Features. Journal of Cleaner Production. 2016, 139:328-336.

35) Nuss, P.*; Chen, W.-Q.*; Ohno, H.; and Graedel, T.E. Structural Investigation of Aluminum in the US Economy using Network Analysis. Environmental Science & Technology. 2016, 50(7): 4091-4101.

36) Ohno, H.*; Nuss, P.; Chen, W.-Q.*; and Graedel, T.E. Deriving the Metal and Alloy Networks of Modern Technology. Environmental Science & Technology. 2016, 50(7): 4082-4090.

37) Chen, W.-Q.*; Graedel, T.E.; Nuss, P.; and Ohno, H. Building the Material Flow Networks of Aluminum in the 2007 U.S. Economy. Environmental Science & Technology. 2016, 50(7): 3905-3912.

38) Zeng, X.-L.*; Gong, R.-Y.; Chen, W.-Q.; and Li, J.-H.* Uncovering the Recycling Potential of ‘New’ WEEE in China. Environmental Science & Technology. 2016 (50): 1347-1358.

39) Chen, W.-Q.* and Graedel, T.E.* In-Use Product Stocks Link Manufactured Capital to Natural Capital. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2015, 112(20): 6265-6270.

40) Chen, W.-Q.* and Graedel, T.E. Improved Alternatives for Estimating In-Use Material Stocks. Environmental Science & Technology. 2015, 49(5): 3048–3055.

41)    Ciacci, L.; Eckelman, M. J.; Passarini, F.*; Chen, W.-Q.; Vassura, I.; and Morselli, L. Historical Evolution of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Aluminum Production at a Country Level. Journal of Cleaner Production. 2014, 84:540-549.

42) Chen, W.-Q.* Recycling Rates of Aluminum in the United States. Journal of Industrial Ecology. 2013, 17(6): 926-938.

43) Ciacci, L.; Chen, W.-Q.; Passarini, F.*; Eckelman, M.J.; Vassura, I.; and Morselli, L. Historical Evolution of Anthropogenic Aluminum Stocks and Flows in Italy. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2013, 72:1-8.

44) Chen, W.-Q.* and Graedel, T.E. Anthropogenic Cycles of the Elements: A Critical Review.Environmental Science & Technology. 2012, 46(16): 8674-8586.

45) Chen, W.-Q.* and Graedel, T.E. Dynamic Analysis of Aluminum Stocks and Flows in the United States: 1900-2009. Ecological Economics. 2012, 81: 92-102.

46) Chen, W.-Q.* and Shi, L. Analysis of Aluminum Stocks and Flows in Mainland China from 1950 to 2009: Exploring the Dynamics Driving the Rapid Increase in China's Aluminum Production. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2012, 65: 18-28.

47) Chen, W.-Q.; Shi, L.*; and Qian Y. Substance Flow Analysis of Aluminium in Mainland China for 2001, 2004 and 2007: Exploring its Initial Sources, Eventual Sinks and the Pathways linking them. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 2010, 54(9): 557-70.

48) Xu, M.*; Allenby, B. R.; and Chen, W.-Q. Energy and Air Emissions Embodied in China-US Trade: Eastbound Assessment Using Adjusted Bilateral Trade Data. Environmental Science & Technology. 2009, 43: 3378-84.

49) Wen, Z.-G.*; Zhang, K.-M.; Huang, L.-Y.; Du, B.; Chen, W.-Q.; and Li W. Genuine Saving rate: An Integrated Indicator to Measure Urban Sustainable Development towards an Ecocity. International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology. 2005, 12: 184-96.