Essays about: "industry waste management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 75 essays containing the words industry waste management.

  1. 1. Shifting Towards Circular Economy; A case study of the Office Furniture Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Madeleine Bäckström; Charlotte Lindberg; [2016-09-27]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Buiness model canvas; Office furniture; Sustainability;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Efficient Logistics for Circular Furniture Flows

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fahad Yousef; Truijens Jarno; [2016-07-04]
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    Abstract : Introducing the concept of circular economy into the furniture industry could help the industry to reduce the waste and environmental impact by recapturing the remaining value of products at the end of lifecycle. The concept of circular economy has been successfully introduced and implemented in other industries like the car industry and the chemical industry. READ MORE

  3. 3. An introduction to environmental management systems : A case study on preparation for an ISO14001 certificate at FLIR Systems

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion; KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Mael Mohsin; Tevfik Ektas; [2016]
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    Abstract : Due to increased environmental awareness in society and the green megatrend in the industry, FLIR Systems AB in Täby is now considering implementing an ISO14001 certification for their environmental management system. The aim with this master thesis is to prepare FLIR in Täby for this certification. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effect of ISO 14001 implementation on SME innovation improvement and performance : A case study of FEAL AB

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Kulrada Kiatkulthorn; Fei Sundstedt; [2016]
    Keywords : SMEs; innovation; ISO 14001; innovation performance;

    Abstract : Introduction–ISO 14001 is one of the environmental management systems (EMS) that are used in industries in order to deal with environmental issues. Many researchers point out that the adoption of ISO 14001 could help firms improve operational procedures and gain competitive advantages, increase their environmental performance, adopt management strategies in terms of energy consumption, materials and waste, cost efficiency and company reputation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Shorter project lead times in construction

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Karin Bergstrand; Viktor Appel; [2016]
    Keywords : Lean Construction; Value Stream Mapping; Waste; Flow efficiency; Construction Logistics; Supply Chain Management in Construction; Scheduling; Buffers; Variability; Lean Construction; Value Stream Mapping; Waste; Flow efficiency; Construction Logistics; Supply Chain Management in Construction; Scheduling; Buffers; Variability;

    Abstract : The manufacturing industry has made an extensive journey through the last century when it comes to increasing productivity. Results in the construction industry end up far behind manufacturing and do not show anywhere near the same efficiency increase, improved quality or decreased costs. READ MORE