Essays about: "Recycling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 612 essays containing the word Recycling.

  1. 1. Household Waste Segregation: Lessons from Poland

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Alexander Stelmach; [2021-03-01]
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    Abstract : One of the problems facing the world in the twenty-first century is the management of municipal waste,a problem where the household plays a key role in the process through its interaction with themunicipal waste management system. How this interaction works is dependant not only on the designof the municipal waste management system, but also on the individual households. READ MORE

  2. 2. Polarization in sustainability? The explanatory power of concern and left-right placement on environmentally significant behaviors among Swedes

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emelie Eriksson; [2021-01-27]
    Keywords : environmentally significant behaviors; environmental concern; left-right placement; recycling; sustainability;

    Abstract : Environmentally significant behavior is becoming an increasingly relevant topic in environmentally focused research, which aims to explain why people adopt these behaviors and thus understand how sustainability can be promoted. A long-held perception of environmental behavior is that it is more commonly occurring among “leftists” because they have been shown to exhibit higher levels of environmental concern. READ MORE

  3. 3. Development of an interatomic potential for the study of the thermodynamic properties of oxide coumpounds containing americium

    University essay from KTH/Fysik

    Author : Simon Orlat; [2021]
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    Abstract : For the purpose of americium recycling, the effect of americium content on the nuclear fuel behaviour needs to be investigated. Atomic scale simulations and classical molecular dynamic simulations provide a tool of choice for the study of thermophysical properties of the nuclear fuel. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analysis of European post-consumer textile waste for automated sorting

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Maria Marin Perez; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; fibre-to-fibre recycling; post-consumer textile; automated textile sorting; SIPTex.;

    Abstract : The textile industry is linked to several major environmental problems, as a consequence there is an interest at European level to reduce the impact of the industry. In Sweden there are several initiatives to increase the circularity of textile for example by promoting fibre-to-fibre textile recycling. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluation of the new Power & Biomass to Liquid (PBtL) concept for production of biofuels from woody biomass

    University essay from KTH/Kemiteknik

    Author : Robert Dahl; [2021]
    Keywords : PBtL; Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis; Biofuels; ASF product distribution; Aspen Plus; PBtL; Fischer-Tropsch syntes; Biobränslen; ASF produktfördelning; Aspen Plus;

    Abstract : I den här rapporten utvärderas det nya konceptet Power & Biomass to Liquid (PBtL). PBtL är ett alternativ till den tidigare och mer etablerade Biomass to Liquid (BtL) processen. Med PBtL förbättras utbytet av kol jämfört med BtL genom att elektricitet läggs till i processen. READ MORE