Essays about: "Food waste"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 316 essays containing the words Food waste.

  1. 1. SAVING THE PLANET OR SAVING MONEY?:Qualitative Study of the Foodsharing User Motives in Borås, Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Danutė Matelytė; [2020-07-07]
    Keywords : food waste; foodsharing; sharing economy; motivations; glocal;

    Abstract : Given the rise of ICTs and the sharing economy, grassroots initiatives emerge as a complement to food banks in order to tackle the food waste problem at the local level. Foodsharing collaborates with local food operators in order to collect edible food that would otherwise be discarded, and deliver it to sharing points where anyone can take it freely and anonymously. READ MORE

  2. 2. Managing Shared Value in Multinational Corporations - A multiple case study on three major food companies and their CSV management in the context of global food loss and waste

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Martin Storm B. Andersen; Rickard Säterö; [2020-06-30]
    Keywords : CSV; Food loss; Food waste; Coordination; Implementation;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  3. 3. A Missed Steak: A Study of the Value Added by Dynamic Best-before Labels

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ernest Björklund; Mattias Letellier; [2020]
    Keywords : Best-before dates; Best-before labels; Consumer perceptions; Dynamic best- before; Food waste; Innovation; Mature industries; Meat; Technology; Value chains; Business and Economics; Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : I mogna industrier prioriteras ofta verkningsgrad och processen snarare än själva produkten. Detta innebär att dessa industrier anpassar sig långsamt när de externa förhållandena skiftar. Exempel på sådan industri är Sveriges köttindustri. Denna präglas av stor klimatpåverkan, även stora mängder matsvinn. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fångade i ett plastnät : en studie om matsvinn från apelsiner

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Caroline Malthed; [2020]
    Keywords : livsmedelsbutiker; butikssvinn; citrusfrukter; blodapelsiner; livsmedelsförpackning;

    Abstract : Världens befolkning beräknas år 2050 uppgå till 9,7 miljarder människor vilket kommer att ställa höga krav på ett säkert livsmedelssystem som kan leverera mat på ett hållbart sätt. Samtidigt slängs idag cirka 1,3 miljarder ton livsmedel i världen vilket utgör en tredjedel av all mat som produceras. READ MORE

  5. 5. BLUE GAS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Jeff Daniel Bennett; [2020]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : For a city and culture that excels at adding value to waste, Kisumu struggles with a systematic approach for solid-waste management. Food and animal wastes run rampant in the streets while families still cook for hoursevery day using harmful fuels like kerosene, charcoal and firewood. READ MORE