Civil and Environmental Engineering

Daniel Sperling and Miguel Jaller quoted in New York Times article regarding environmental impact of online shopping

A recent New York Times article discussing the environmental costs of online shopping features input from two UC Davis Civil & Environmental Engineering faculty members, Daniel Sperling and Miguel Jaller. Both Professors are respected as contributors to the field of engineering and their opinions provide insight into the environmental impact of online shopping and the staggering amounts of cardboard used. The article, titled, “E-Commerce: Convenience Built on a Mountain of Cardboard” can be read on the New York Times website.

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