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. A study based on consumer ́s choice : Consumer’s Attitude Towards Organic Food and Non-Organic Food.

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Saba Mustafa; [2017]
    Keywords : Consumer behavior; Decision-making process; Organic food; Non-organic food; Supermarkets;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper was to understand the factors affect on consumer behavior while buying organic and non-organic food. The author of this study aims to answer the research question: “What types of factor effect on consumer ́s behavior and decision-making process while buying organic and non-organic food?” The structure of this chapter based on these models “Factor effects on consumer behavior” and “the process of consumer ́s decision shaping” to understand consumer behavior, decision- making process, followed by the information about organic food and rules and regulation for organic selling. READ MORE

  4. 4. Liming and deep cultivation as long term mitigation actions to lower the rate of peat decomposition and CO2 emissions from peat soils

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Joakim Hermansson; [2017]
    Keywords : peat soil; organic soil; decomposition; CO2 emission; water retention;

    Abstract : Cultivated drained peat soils have a complex relationship towards CO2 emissions and the contribution to global warming. Many people are unaware that the CO2 emissions from peat soils, also known as organic soils, vary a lot within, and between, the fields. Permanent grassland may not always be the best mitigating action for lowering CO2 emissions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Spatial Variation of THg and MeHg Stream Concentrations and Its Relation to TOC

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Maria Tranvik; [2017]
    Keywords : Mercury; organic matter; catchment characteristics; GIS; deforestation; Kvicksilver; organiskt material; avrinningsområdesfaktorer; GIS; skogsavverkning;

    Abstract : Mercury (Hg) which originates from global emissions to the atmosphere can deposit far away from the source. There is often a weak correlation between Hg deposition and concentrations in runoff, therefore catchment specific parameters might be of importance in controlling the amount of Hg ending up in watercourses and fish. READ MORE