Essays about: "industry waste management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the words industry waste management.

  1. 1. An investigation into Swedish E-waste collection and recycling system - A case study in Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Yiwei Zhang; Peyman Bashiri; [2017-06-29]
    Keywords : E-waste management; reverse logistics; Sweden; Gothenburg; E-waste collecting and recycling system;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Closure of Lilla Bredsjön Tailings Dam : an Evaluation of the Long-Term Dam Safety Measures

    University essay from KTH/Vattendragsteknik

    Author : Jenny Bramsäter; [2017]
    Keywords : tailings dams; seepage; pore pressure; slope stability; slip surfaces; long-term stability;

    Abstract : The mining industry contributes to enormous amounts of waste all over the world, which places high demands on tailings dams. In Sweden, there are strict regulations regarding the management and treatment of tailings dams, but some dams that were built before these regulations existed still pose a threat to the environment. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Lean Transformation Journey - An Insulation Manufacturing Case Study

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Angel Garcia Barillas; Troy Read; [2017]
    Keywords : Lean tools; Lean principles; eliminating waste; TQM; process industry.;

    Abstract : Elimination of waste in internal activities is key in improving operations inorganizations. Tailoring and implementing Lean tools in order to focus on customersand achieve flow efficiency is the beginning of a Lean journey. READ MORE

  4. 4. SALES-ORIENTED MINDSET IN A SERVICE-ORIENTED ENVIRONMENT : - Organizing customer service operations for higher quality and efficiency

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Viktor Frisk; [2017]
    Keywords : Efficiency; Sales; Customer Service; Lean; TQM; Six Sigma;

    Abstract : Efficiency in the manufacturing industry is not a new phenomenon; Toyota andMotorola were to companies that early found a way to eliminate waste by inventing theefficiency models Lean and Six Sigma. For Sweden’s economy, the manufacturingindustry plays an important role in which the forestry industry accounts for around70,000 employees. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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