Essays about: "Product Sustainability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 384 essays containing the words Product Sustainability.

  1. 1. Propelling the Commercialization of ‘Novel Cements’: An investigation of demand-side factors to accelerate decarbonizing technologies within the cement industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Elizabeth McNamee; [2020]
    Keywords : cement; concrete; decarbonizing technologies; novel alternative green cements concretes; demand-side; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Accounting for approximately 8% of global CO2 emissions, the cement industry is one of the greatest contributors to climate change, despite the lack of focus on this sector in popular discourse. Deep cuts in this sector are challenging to achieve due to necessitated alteration of material components and formulation of the traditional product in addressing non-energy related ‘process emissions’. READ MORE

  2. 2. An exploratory study of the prospects and application of life cycle perspective and ISO 14001 in product design and development as a means of sustainability excellence

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad; Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : Stanley Worgu; Adibi Soroush; [2020]
    Keywords : International Standard Organization ISO ; Product life cycle perspectives PLCP ; Sustainable development; ISO 14001; ISO 9001; Ecosystem; Product design and development; Environmental management system EMS . Eco-design; Sustainable Product Design;

    Abstract : Product life cycle perspective, a concept emanating from sustainable product development has gradually emerged as one of the key areas in product design and development. Several studies and research have shown the direct co-relationship between product design, development and manufacturing and its impact on our environment and ecosystem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Integrating Sustainability Practices at Design Consultancies : A Case Study at Prevas AB

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Kimaya Sudheer Bharale; Wilhelm Stenberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Product Sustainability; Product Development; Design Consultancies; Eco-Design; Gartner Hype Cycle;

    Abstract : Working toward a sustainable environment and society has never been as high a priority as it is today. Numerous studies worldwide have concluded that if no actions are taken, it will be too late to ensure the survival of future generations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Emissions Trading for Waste Incineration Plants with Energy Recovery in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Energisystem

    Author : Ellen Philipsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Energy recovery; emissions trading; waste management; sustainability; EU ETS;

    Abstract : Emission trading is a tool for achieving the European commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The aim is to create an effective European emissions trading market with the least possible negative impact on economic development and employment within the Union. READ MORE

  5. 5. What's Next in Sustainable Acoustic Materials?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Klas Hellqvist; Anna Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Acoustics; Materials; Sound Absorption; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : As industries have begun to rethink the way they design, make and dispose of products for the purpose of sustainable development, manufacturers of acoustic products have been slow off the mark. The majority of acoustic products are still made of primarily virgin material made from petrochemical resources, which have a significant impact on the environment. READ MORE