Raymond P. Côté

Professor Emeritus (Retired)


Email: rcote@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-3632
Mailing Address: 
Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building
Dalhousie University
6100 University Ave, Suite 5010
PO Box 15000
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2


  • BSc (Biology-Chemistry), Loyola College (now Concordia)
  • MSc (Env'l Biology), Memorial University

Research interests

  • Interdisciplinary management of chemicals and wastes
  • The management of land-based sources of marine pollution
  • The relationship between business and environment
  • Industrial ecology

Selected publications

  • Ayer, Nathan, Raymond P.Côté, Peter H.Tyedmers and J. Martin Willison. 2009. Sustainability of seafood production and consumption: An introduction to the special issue. J.Cleaner Production. Vol. 17 (3) 321-324.
  • J.Martin Willison and Raymond P.Côté, 2009. Counting biodiversity waste in industrial eco-efficiency: Fisheries case study. J.Cleaner Production. Vol 17(3) 348-353.
  • Côté, Raymond P., Jacques Lopez, Sunny Marche, Genevieve M. Perron and Ramsey Wright. Influence, practices and opportunities for environmental supply chain management in Nova Scotia SMEs. Journal of Cleaner Production. 16 (15): 1561-1570.
  • Geng, Y., P.R.Zhang, R.Côté and T.Fujita. 2008. Assessment of the national EIP standard for promoting industrial ecology in China. J.Industrial Ecology (accepted).
  • Geng, Y.; Côté, R. and Tsuyoshi, F.(2007) A quantitative water resource planning and management model for an industrial park. Regional Environmental Change, 123-135.

Service & Activity

  • Columnist on Business and Environment, Burnside News, 1994-2016
  • Board of Directors, Divert Nova Scotia, 1998-2016
  • Board of Directors, Efficiency One 2010-present