Essays about: "Organic"

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  1. 1. Impacts of Fairtrade on Small-Scale Cotton Producers - A field study in rural India.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Felicia Holm; Sara Lindgren; [2017-09-20]
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    Abstract : ABSTRACT The number of Fairtrade labeled products in the stores continues to increase and more and more consumers choose Fairtrade as an alternative to conventional products. Fairtrade seeks to improve the livelihoods of small-scale producers and reduce poverty by implementing several standards for economic, social and environmental development. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Phosphorus speciation across elevation and vegetation in soils of the subarctic tundra : A solution 31P NMR approach

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Johannes Krohn; [2017]
    Keywords : Climate warming; arctic ecosystems; tundra; phosphorus; Solution 31P NMR;

    Abstract : In tundra, phosphorus (P) is an important macronutrient for plants and microorganisms. A major fraction of P exists as organic compounds in the topsoil which can be mineralized to bioavailable inorganic P. READ MORE

  4. 4. Realization of quantum dots emitting at 1.55µm for single photon emitters

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för informations- och kommunikationsteknik (ICT)

    Author : Rafaelle Gallo; [2017]
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    Abstract : This thesis reports is about the fabrication and characterization of InAs self-assembled quantum dots (QDs) using both InP and GaAs substrates for the realization of telecommunication-wavelength single-photon sources for quantum communication. The QDs were grown by metal organic vapour phase epitaxy (MOVPE) using the strain-driven Stranski-Krastanov formation mechanism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Distribution of Meiofaunal biodiversity and abundance in relation to development stage of the Mangrove Forest

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i biologi

    Author : Matilda Hultman; [2017]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Mangrove ecosystems constitute a valuable economic resource harbouring a wide diversity of organisms and operating an essential provider of nutrients for adjoining marine ecosystems. The meiobenthic fauna (i.e. READ MORE