Essays about: "Organic"

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  1. 1. Price Premium of Organic Food in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Markus Hertz; Felix Åkebrand; [2017-03-14]
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    Abstract : Individuals are increasingly demanding pesticide-free and environmentally friendlier options in their grocery shopping. They are, however, well aware that when arriving at the cashier- they are going to have to pay for it. Literally. READ MORE

  2. 2. "Be the Change?" - Exploring the Environmental Mitigation Potential of Lifestyle Changes in Europe Using a Multi-Regional Input-Output Model

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekosystemteknik (CI); Lunds universitet/Miljö- och energisystem

    Author : Ruben Lundström; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Consumption; Climate Mitigation; Lifestyles; Europe; MRIO; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Är det möjligt för konsumenter att vara förändringen man vill se i samhället, och därmed bidra till en hållbarare framtid? Med hjälp av en modell baserad på Multi-Regional Input-Output (MRIO) analys undersöks den miljömässiga potentialen av olika livsstilar i EU. Europeiska hushålls fotavtryck för koldioxid, toxicitet, vatten och land beräknas för olika konsumtionsmönster. READ MORE

  3. 3. Biogödsel som kvävekälla i hydroponisk tomatproduktion

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Elliot Strandmark; [2017]
    Keywords : tomat; hydroponisk; produktion; växthus; mineralgödsel; biogödsel; kväve; nitrat; ammonium;

    Abstract : I hydroponisk produktion av tomat används nästan uteslutande lättlösliga mineralgödselmedel som näringskälla. Industriell fixering av kväve till mineralgödselmedel genom Haber-Bosch processen är en process som påverkar miljön negativt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluation of sustainability criteria for small-scale wastewater treatment facilities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Edvard Nordenskjöld; [2017]
    Keywords : On-site sewage facilities; phosphorus; micropollutants; multi-criteria analysis; precipitation; adsorption; full-scale; wastewater treatment; Enskilda avlopp; fosfor; mikroföroreningar; multi-kriterie analys; utfällning; adsorption; fullskala; avloppsrening;

    Abstract : There are about 700,000 on-site sewage facilities (OSSFs) in Sweden, almost a quarter of which amount only to septic tanks for sludge collection and removal, with no form of post-treatment. All these OSSFs contribute about 10 % of the total anthropogenic phosphorus (P) load from Swedish coasts to the Baltic Sea. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transport and retention of heavy metals in contaminated soil and groundwater : A case study from Pukeberg glassworks in Småland, Sweden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi

    Author : Gitte Laallam; [2017]
    Keywords : Hydrology; hydrogeology; contaminated areas; heavy metals; hydrologi; hydrogeologi; förorenade områden; metaller;

    Abstract : As much as 80 000 sites, including landfills from glass production industries, are estimated to be contaminated in Sweden. One of these landfills is located near the glassworks factory of Pukeberg, in the municipality of Nybro, Southeast Sweden. READ MORE