Essays about: "food products"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 479 essays containing the words food products.

  1. 1. Sustainable Forestry? : A Sustainability Analysis of the Swedish Forest Sector Applying 'Backcasting from Sustainability Principles' as the Methodology

    University essay from KTH/Miljöstrategisk analys (fms)

    Author : Victoria Ronge; [2017]
    Keywords : Framework for Strategic Sustainability; Sustainability Principles; Backcasting from principles; Backcasting from scenarios; Swedish Forest Sector; Clear-cutting; Continuous Cover Forestry; Environmental Objectives; UN Sustainable Development Goals; National Forest Program; Ramverket för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Hållbarhetsprinciper; Backcasting från principer; Backcasting från scenarier; Svenska skogssektorn; Kalhuggning; Trakthyggesbruk; Kontinuitetsskogsbruk; Hyggesfritt skogsbruk; Svenska miljömålen; FNs Hållbarhetsmål; Nationella skogsprogrammet;

    Abstract : Forests are key providers of terrestrial ecosystem services such as climate regulation, water purification, natural pest control, habitats for biodiversity, as well as different forms of wood based materials and food. Nevertheless forests are dangerously exposed to great pressures from various kinds of societal activities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Zero Waste within the food sector and an evaluation of the package-free distribution of two different food products

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Vilhelm Sjölund; [2017]
    Keywords : zero waste; package free; life cycle assessment; food waste; oats; rapeseed oil; Technology and Engineering; Agriculture and Food Sciences; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This study investigates the zero-waste concept applied to the food industry, and how the environmental impact differs between a package-free scenario found at a specialised Danish retail-store and a conventional scenario, using two reference products typically found in normal retail stores in Sweden. In the Danish store, the oats are sold in gravity dispensers, and the rapeseed oil is sold in glass bottles intended to be brought back to the store by the consumer to be cleaned and reused. READ MORE

  3. 3. Study of Numerical Model Parameters and Crack Tip of a Packaging Materials

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Venkata Seshank Kodavati; Devi Prasad Buraga; [2017]
    Keywords : ABAQUS; Low-Density Polyethylene LDPE ; MATLAB; Optimization; Parametric Study;

    Abstract : Packaging industries widely use Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) in manufacturing different types of containers to store the food products. They are difficult to model numerically in order to have similar experimental response. This research deals with the study of numerical material model parameters of continuum LDPE. READ MORE

  4. 4. Polystyrene nanoparticles interactions with Calbindin D9k and Monellin

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i molekylärbiologi

    Author : Martin Lindunger; [2017]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Nanomedicine and the use of nanoparticles (NPs) are growing like never before. It is therefore important to investigate the interactions in the nano world and the possible hazards. Proteins in organisms can adsorb to NPs and change the proteins structure and therefore their functions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Animaliska livsmedel på schemat : hem- och konsumentkunskap för grundskolans årskurs 7–9

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Ida Brandt; [2017]
    Keywords : hem- och konsumentkunskap; animaliska livsmedel; djurhållning; slakt; samhällsfrågor; djurvälfärd; konsumtion; enkät;

    Abstract : En allt mindre andel av Sveriges befolkning är verksam inom jordbrukssektorn. Samtidigt ökar såväl konsumtion som import av kött och flertalet andra livsmedel av animaliskt ursprung. Frågor rörande produktion av animaliska livsmedel engagerar allmänheten och får ofta stort utrymme i media. READ MORE