Essays about: "PHA"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the word PHA.

  1. 1. Mapping of Process Hazard Analyses in Swedish Process Industries and How the Work Can Be Improved

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Riskhantering (CI)

    Author : Isabella Bergström; [2022]
    Keywords : Risk management; Qualitative risk assessment; PHA; Process safety; Seveso directive; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study aims to map how Swedish process industries use qualitative risk analyses, such as process hazard analyses (PHA), to assess risks. Beyond the Seveso legislation, which requires all facilities classified as upper tier to perform a safety report each fifth years, there are no Swedish legislation or regulations regarding how and when PHAs should be executed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluation of using bioplastics for lab consumables

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för materialvetenskap

    Author : Lovisa Mäepea Nilsson; Emelie Gunnarsson; Sara Mardini; Fartun Nuur Yusuf; Jesper Nyström; [2022]
    Keywords : bioplastics; Biotage; sustainability; green washing; biopolymers; PLA; bio-based; environment; PHA; PP; PE; chemical properties; bioplaster; hållbarhet; bio-polymerer; bio-baserad; miljövänlig;

    Abstract : The use of plastic has increased markedly in recent years which has led to more fossil fuels being used and more plastic in nature. This is a literature study that researches on how bio- based plastics can be used instead of plastics made from fossil fuels. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bioplastics Material Flow Analysis And Their Environmental Impacts

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Xinyi Qin; [2022]
    Keywords : Bioplastics; Material flow analysis; Life cycle analysis;

    Abstract : This research is conducted to have a better understanding on the future develop- ment of bioplastics and their environmental impacts. This research first studies the future consumption and waste of bioplastics till 2050 by material flow analysis (MFA). READ MORE

  4. 4. "Un-masking the Mask-Issue". Examining People´s Meaning-Making Processes and Risk-Cultural Norms regarding Facemasks.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Tim Arasimowicz; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Facemasks; Efficiency; Communication; Media diets; COVID-19; Sensemaking; Meaning-Making; Noticing; Acting; Risk Culture; Trust in Authorities; Anticipation; Accountability; Framing;

    Abstract : While most of the world quickly came to terms with covering their noses and mouths in crowded places, people in Sweden have mostly gone without, riding buses and metros, shopping for groceries, and going to school maskless, with only a few rare souls have covered up (Novus, 2021). Officials from the Swedish Public Health Authority (PHA) have repeatedly argued that masks are not effective enough at limiting the spread of the virus to warrant mass use, insisting it is more important to respect social distancing and handwashing recommendations. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Under pressure". A study of the Swedish Public Health Agency´s crisis - and reputation management during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Lina Karlsson; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : COVID-19; crisis communication; societal crisis; public organizations; public agencies; reputation; reputational threat; Image Repair Theory; IRT; Bureaucratic Reputation Theory; BRT; rhetorical analysis; rhetorical criticism; kategoria; apologia;

    Abstract : This study examines the Swedish Public Health Agency’s (PHA) crisis communication regarding the COVID-19 pandemic during the year of 2020. Departing from a synthesis of the frameworks of Image Repair Theory and Bureaucratic Reputation Theory, the PHA’s online press conferences are critically analyzed to map out how the PHA’s representatives react to reputational threats that occur alongside and in connection to its management of the crisis at hand. READ MORE