Essays about: "Industrial soil"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 essays containing the words Industrial soil.

  1. 1. Climate in mind - climate-adapted neighborhood design : a case study from Nyhamnen in Malmö, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Anna-Lena Sauer; [2017]
    Keywords : Nyhamnen; Malmö; SymbioCity Approach; Sustainability Science; urban green spaces; multifunctional space; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Cities affected by the impacts of climate change have to find new ways to adapt to the variability in weather patterns, such as heavy rainfalls and storms. The coastal city Malmö, a former industrial city, aims to be carbon neutral by 2020 and provided by 100 percent renewable energies in 2030. READ MORE

  2. 2. Remediation of contaminated sites within development projects in Uppsala : a study of current working procedure and practices

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Jorunn Falkenhaug; [2017]
    Keywords : cleanup; brownfield; risk assessment; environmental superintendence; contaminated soil;

    Abstract : Contaminated sites are commonly remediated as a response to development plans of former industrial areas. General guidance, valid for all types of contaminated sites, is provided by the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA). READ MORE

  3. 3. Storm water treatment in a multi-step system compared to a single-step system

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Maria Schoeps; [2017]
    Keywords : storm water; storm water treatment; open storm water system; storm water dams; multi-step treatment; StormTac; pollutant load;

    Abstract : Urban areas are expanding at an increasing pace around the world as well as surfaces with impervious layers, such as streets and rooftops. Precipitation, melt water and water from human activities, which temporarily flow on these surfaces are defined as storm water. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nonlinear analysis of reinforced concrete slab on partially softening ground : Ickelinjär analys av armerad betongplatta på delvis uppmjuknande grund

    University essay from KTH/Betongbyggnad

    Author : Yang Zhou; [2017]
    Keywords : Reinforced concrete slab foundation; Nonlinear analysis; FEM;

    Abstract : Reinforced concrete slabs are a conventional type of foundation that is widely used in residential, commercial and industrial buildings. Most of the slab foundations are constructed directly on the ground without another structural medium in between and some of the slabs are therefore influenced by ground softening. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Metal Content in Airborne Particles in Landskrona

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kärnfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Wouter Prosper; [2017]
    Keywords : Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Landskrona has for a long time had problems with high concentrations of Pb and other heavy metals in the air. Measurements investigating the content of airborne particles have been performed in 1977, 1988, 2003 and 2008 and show an influence from heavy industries, traffic in town and transboundary pollution. READ MORE