Essays about: "Per Larsson"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 87 essays containing the words Per Larsson.

  1. 1. Method development and screening of extractable organofluorine (EOF) and targeted PFAS analysis in food packaging materials

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för naturvetenskap och teknik

    Author : Nora Larsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances PFAS ; Food packaging materials; Extractable organofluorine; Method development; Combustion ion chromatography; Targeted analysis;

    Abstract : Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) have been manufactured and used in differentapplications for several decades, including food packaging materials. During the last 20 yearsthese compounds have been acknowledged as hazardous for humans and the environment, anddifferent regulations on PFAS have been established on both national and international levels. READ MORE

  2. 2. Contact or threat? : A quantitative study on the effects of refugee reception on electoral support for right-wing populists in Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniel Larsson; [2022]
    Keywords : immigration; refugees; right-wing populism; Sweden; Sweden Democrats; contact theory; economic threat; cultural threat;

    Abstract : This study investigates the connection between refugee reception in Swedish municipalities and support for the Swedish right-wing populist party, the Sweden Democrats. Using panel data of electoral support for the Sweden Democrats in the elections 2006, 2010, 2014, and 2018 and the number of refugees received per municipality in the years since the preceding election, I find a positive and significant association between support for the Sweden Democrats and number of refugees received. READ MORE

  3. 3. Value of CO2 neutrality for sustainable engineering steel: A case study of Ovako AB

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Erik Larsson; Filip Smith; [2022]
    Keywords : Automotive; Battery electric vehicle; Bearing; Blast furnace; Carbon border adjustment mechanism; Carbon dioxide; Electric arc furnace; Emissions trading system; Engineering steel; Green steel; Greenhouse gas; Innovation; Internal combustion engine; Life cycle analysis; Mining; Paris agreement; Science based target initiative; Steel; Sustainability; Sustainable steel; Triple bottom line;

    Abstract : Steel production is today one of the most CO2-demanding activities and causes 8% of the global emissions of GHG. It is crucial for the industry to reduce its emissions radically in order to be in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement and the Science-Based Target initiative. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sustainable Energy Use in Agriculture : A Case Study of a Swedish Farm

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Klara Holmgren; Ida Larsson; Tilde Mårlid; Marius Vangeli; [2022]
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    Abstract : The aim of this study is to find possibilities for a more sustainable energy consumption inSwedish agriculture with Rådde Gård as a case farm. The study assesses the current situationand evaluates possible future measures that could help Rådde Gård become more sustainable. READ MORE

  5. 5. Energy efficiency measures in a typical Swedish single-family building from the 1960s

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Byggteknik och byggd miljö

    Author : Emanuel Larsson; Raffaello Ljungqvist Baldesi; [2022]
    Keywords : energy system; building; energy efficiency measures; storage; solar panels; electricity demand; heating demand; insulation;

    Abstract : Many buildings built in the 1960s are inefficient when it comes to their energy use. A lot of them are also in need of renovating. Therefore, this project is aiming to investigate five different scenarios where the decrease in electricity demand is in focus. READ MORE