Essays about: "water environment"

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  1. 1. Awning Arm Folding Mechanism : FA-40 Series

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Maskinteknisk produktframtagning (MTEK)

    Author : Jithendra Paramasivam; [2016]
    Keywords : Springs; Analysis; Design methodology; Morphology; Spring analysis; Spring dimensions.;

    Abstract : The necessity to change the mechanism of the arm folding is to make a majordifference in the field of Sun roofing systems and also to reduce the cost of theAwning system. The reduction of cost may help the market of the awning system toreach the Upper- Middle Class customers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessment on Groundwater Contamination from a Former Hard Chromium Plating Site in Iggesund

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för naturvetenskap och teknik

    Author : Isabell Alnehem; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Before the persistent and toxicological properties of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) were known they were used worldwide. The thermal and chemical stability from the carbon-fluorine bond makes these substances desirable for industrial applications. READ MORE

  3. 3. Kvicksilver, kadmium och zink i avfall som förbränns i Kiruna kraftvärmeverk

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Elin Andersson; [2016]
    Keywords : tungmetaller; avfallsförbränning; hushållsavfall; avfallsanläggning; värmeverk;

    Abstract : Kiruna Kraft AB is the responsible operator of the Kiruna power and heating plant and the Kiruna waste disposal plant. The company is responsible for the production and distribution of heating and electricity in Kiruna and for heat from the heating plant in Vittangi. In addition, the company takes care of household waste from municipality citizens. READ MORE

  4. 4. Modelling sediment connectivity in Swedish catchments and application for flood prediction of roads.

    University essay from KTH/Mark- och vattenteknik

    Author : Carolina Cantone; [2016]
    Keywords : climate change; flooding; infrastructures; GIS; sediment connectivity; surface runoff; statistical modelling;

    Abstract : Climate changes are predicted to increase precipitation intensities and occurrence of extreme rainfall events in the near future. Scandinavia has been identified as one of the most sensitive regions in Europe to such changes; therefore, an increase in the risk for flooding, landslides and soil erosion is to be expected also in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ekosystemtjänster i miljökonsekvensbeskrivningar : en illustration av hur ekosystemtjänster används vid miljöbedömningen av kommunala översiktsplaner

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Fia Lavemark; [2016]
    Keywords : ekosystemtjänster; miljökonsekvensbeskrivning; översiktsplan;

    Abstract : Vi människor blir i dagens samhälle mer och mer urbaniserade och strategin att förtäta städer används flitigt av många kommuner då det kan minska stadens miljöpåverkan. Trots detta är vi beroende av naturen och dess processer, så kallade ekosystemtjänster (EST). READ MORE