Essays about: "collection management system"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Promoting Accountable Governance Through Electronic Government

    University essay from

    Author : Collinson Colin Mawunyo Agbesi; [2016]
    Keywords : Electronic Government; Digital Government; Accountable Governance;

    Abstract : Electronic government (e-Government) is a purposeful system of organized delegation of power, control, management and resource allocation in a harmonized centralized or decentralized way via networks assuring efficiency, effectiveness and transparency of processes and transactions. This new phenomenon is changing the way of business and service of governments all over the world. READ MORE

  3. 3. Agroecology as a social movement : a case study of the Prince George's County Food Equity Council in Maryland, United States

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Emma Tozer; [2016]
    Keywords : social movements; food policy councils; Prince George s County; Maryland; United States; agroecology; food systems; systems thinking; equity; resilience; food policy;

    Abstract : The United States has experienced a drastic change in its food system within the last century. A locally-based, self-sufficient model has been replaced by one that is characterized by a consolidation of business and farms into fewer hands; a mechanization and specialization of agriculture management; and the looming threat of urban development encroaching on farmland. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impacts of formal and informal institutions on a forest management project in Cameroon

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Samuel Tabi Nkongho Ashu; [2016]
    Keywords : institutions; values; rural; development; community; forestry;

    Abstract : The thesis explores how the implementation of a new forest law in Cameroon affects and interacts with the traditional authority system that previously regulated the forest use and forest management. The concepts of “Institutional Interplay”, “Cross scale institutional linkages” and “Institutional design (Ostrom 2005)” were used to analyse how interactions of local institutions and stakeholders influence community based forest management (CBFM) process in Bimbia Bonadikombo (BB) community. READ MORE

  5. 5. EPR as a mechanism for integrating the informal sector: An evaluation of post-consumer PET waste management in South Africa

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Joyce Ojino; [2016]
    Keywords : Extended Producer Responsibility; informal sector; integration; inclusion; waste management; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis evaluates the performance of an EPR programme for post-consumer PET waste management by PET recycling company (PETCO) in South Africa. It analyses waste management policies of South Africa that are relevant to EPR. Using a set of evaluative tools, the thesis reveals areas for improvement in the EPR scheme. READ MORE