Essays about: "importance of material management"

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  1. 11. Reuse, reduce & recycle : planning for sustainable solid waste management in Stone Town - Zanzibar

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

    Author : Cecilia Hellman; Emma Karlsson; [2014]
    Keywords : Integrated Solid Waste Management; landscape architecture; planning for SWM in developing countries; solid waste management in Zanzibar;

    Abstract : In the low-income countries of the world, rapid urbanization and decaying infrastructure results in an increasingly unsustainable situation when it comes to solid waste management. Often, the solution tends to focus on introducing technical advanced interventions based on the conditions of the high-income world. READ MORE

  2. 12. Practical Idealists. Stories of entrepreneurs running green business in China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Daria Bondareva; [2014]
    Keywords : entrepreneurial process; motivation; green SMEs; environmental values; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Small and medium enterprises account for more than 90% of all enterprises operating in China, contribute to more than 60% of GDP and create about 80% of country’s jobs (Xinhua 2012). Large scale of the SME industry impacts significantly both on environment and social structures (Randriamalala et al. 2013:88). READ MORE

  3. 13. The effects of site preparation on carbon fluxes at two clear-cuts in southern Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Liisi Nogu; [2014]
    Keywords : soil CO2 flux; eddy covariance; site preparation; physical geography; geography; chamber measurements; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Clear-cutting is a common forest management practice. It alters the carbon balance of forests by eliminating photosynthesis through canopy removal and affecting autotrophic and heterotrophic respiration. In Sweden, almost 200 000 ha of forest is clear-cut every year and site preparation is carried out on more than 80% of it. READ MORE

  4. 14. Towards an Integrated Supply Chain trough Vendor-Managed Inventory : A case study of the spare parts distribution at an international manufacturing company

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Maria Danielsson; Sofia Nilsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Vendor-Managed Inventory; supply chain integration; supply chain performance; supply chain collaboration and coordination; information sharing; collaborative planning forecasting and replenishment; spare parts distribution; international manufacturing companies;

    Abstract : During the last decade, research related to Supply Chain Management has got a great deal of attention. The focus has especially circulated around supply chain integration and centralisation due to the increasingly competitive global market. READ MORE

  5. 15. Measuring Iranian Petroleum Downstream Supply Chain Management Performance; : A Combination of Analytical Hierarchy Process and Balance Score Card

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Saba Norouzi; [2013]
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    Abstract : Petroleum downstream is a strategic and important industry for any nation. It supplies most of transport and travel needs and provides petrochemical business raw material, which is one of the infrastructure industries. READ MORE