Essays about: "Material flows"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 160 essays containing the words Material flows.

  1. 1. Managing the bi-directional flow of materials to increase customer satisfaction and reduce cost : A case study at Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Industriell ekonomi

    Author : Catharina Cannava; [2019]
    Keywords : material flows; customer satisfaction; reduce costs; supply chain management; logistics management;

    Abstract : Purpose: This thesis explores the bi-directional flows of material perceived by manufacturing firms in the supply chain and accordingly derive suggestions to properly manage these flows to increase customer satisfaction and reduce cost. Methods: A literature review was summarized in a conceptual framework. READ MORE

  2. 2. Energy-water nexus in Mexico: A network-based approach of polycentric governance.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ricardo Gómez Zamudio; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy-water nexus; polycentric governance; social network analyis; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : By 2050, sixty percent of human population worldwide is going to live in cities. This will increase natural resource consumption to provide products and services in cities. Additionally, current policy making is done through a silo thinking mindset where unintended consequences can undermine natural resources availability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Catalytic Ozonation with MnOx-CeOx/ γ-Al2O3 for Wastewater Treatment of Textile Effluent

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Wilma Bäckström Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : catalytic ozonation; MnOx-CeOx γ-Al2O3; textile effluent; wastewater; AOP;

    Abstract : In China, the textile industry is important for the economy. However, the industry contributes to emissions of organic material and other pollutants. This affects the environment and the quality of life for people and animals. READ MORE

  4. 4. Use-oriented business models : a multiple case study of rental providers within the Scandinavian outdoor apparel industry

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Moa Gunnarsson; [2019]
    Keywords : business model; canvas; outdoors; lease; prouct service systems; rent; servitiation; use-oriented;

    Abstract : Our current production patterns induce high consumption rates and equally high waste generation, which will eventually lead to resource depletion and substantial environmental damages. The concept of a use-oriented product-service system seems promising to encourage resource efficiency. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ultrafast Transient coherent Raman Microscopy(TRaM)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Atomfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Eric Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : The aim of this project was to construct a measurement setup to be able to measure the decoherence time of optical phonons. Optical phonons lose coherence by decaying to intermediate phonons and eventually to acoustic phonons which can carry heat, which is why measuring the coherence time of optical phonons is important to characterizing heat flow on short time scales. READ MORE