Essays about: "water environment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 795 essays containing the words water environment.

  1. 1. The Mussel, the Hen, and the uninvited Duck: How a diverse network of actors in SMEs are impacting sustainable practices in the West Coast of Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jenifer Reina; [2017-07-05]
    Keywords : Networks; SMEs; actor-network theory; translation; sustainability; mussels;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. A review on ozonation and17a-ethinylestradiol - formation and effects in the environment of the by-products

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Erica Svensson; [2017]
    Keywords : Ethinylestradiol; EE2; By-products; Ozonation products; Transformation products; Ozonation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Today, waste water treatment plants do not remove pharmaceutical residues from the water (as there are currently no regulations for wastewater treatment in regards to pharmaceuticals residues in Sweden) resulting in a high concentration of pharmaceuticals reaching the environment. The Swedish environmental protection agency have recently concluded that there is a need for advanced treatment of pharmaceuticals in wastewater. READ MORE

  3. 3. From Waste to Bioethanol - A Feasibility Study on Animal Bedding

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Ajsa Hodzic; Desirée Karlsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Bioethanol; Biofuels; Second generation bioethanol; Animal Bedding; Fermentation; SSF; SSCF; Lignocellulose; Chemical Engineering; Kemiteknik; Bioteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : For the year 2020, the European Union has set common goals to aim for regarding the environment. One of them being to reduce the green house gas (GHG) emissions by 20 percent. The world population is increasing, consequently increasing the demand for energy and food. READ MORE

  4. 4. Veterinary antiparasitic pharmaceuticals – effects on behaviour in fish larvae

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Maria Blomberg; [2017]
    Keywords : fish; ; behaviour; ; antiparasitic; fisk; ; beteende; ; antiparasitära;

    Abstract : SUMMARY Antiparasitic pharmaceuticals are important groups of pharmaceuticals in veterinary medicine and are used in large quantities. Antiparasitic pharmaceuticals and their metabolites enter the environment via excretion in urine and/or faeces from treated animals and by run off to surface water these compounds reach aquatic environments and thereby present a risk for aquatic organisms. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing the Passive House regulations for future climate conditions in Swedish single family residential building

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Shambhatra Sreepada Vinay; [2017]
    Keywords : Climate change; Global warming; Future climate; Passive house; Passive house regulations; Mould Index; Mould Growth; Future Heating Demand; Future Cooling Demand; Future Moisture Performance of wall and roof.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Global warming is a very much researched and debated topic in the current period as we can see the effects around us. The literature and discussions have pointed to a surface temperature rise of up to 10°C at the poles and around 4°C-7°C around the equator. READ MORE