Essays about: "Sustainable manufacturing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 203 essays containing the words Sustainable manufacturing.

  1. 1. Developing a Parameterized Embodied Emissions Calculator for telecommunication networks equipment (PEEC)

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Maël Madon; [2021]
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    Abstract : Temperature on the surface of the earth has already increased by 1°C above pre-industriallevels. To have a chance to keep global warming under 1,5°C, greenhouse gas emissions fromhuman activities should be halved by 2030, reaching net zero in 2050. Every business sectoris concerned. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE SHIFT TOWARD ELECTRIFICATION IN THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY - A Scenario Analysis Investigating What Sourcing Mode for Lithium-Ion Battery Cells Original Equipment Manufacturers Can Take to Meet Future Demand in The United States

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Nicolina Jacobsson; Sara Svärd; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Automotive Industry; Electrification; Electrification in the United States; Lithium-ion Battery Cells; Scenario Planning; Sourcing; Sourcing Continuum; Transaction Cost Theory;

    Abstract : The automotive industry is one of the main contributors to greenhouse gas emissions and hasconsequently commenced its transition toward producing more sustainable vehicles. Electric vehiclesare contributing to sustainable development and due to new components, original equipmentmanufacturers are facing substantial supply chain challenges. READ MORE

  3. 3. SUSTAINABILITY LEADERSHIP IN MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY. How to practice sustainable leadership to improve employee well-being

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : MARCUS ENGBERG; KRISTINA IDERMARK; [2020-02-13]
    Keywords : social sustainability; sustainability leadership; leadership; employee well-being; stress; manufacturing;

    Abstract : This thesis recognizes the challenge for leaders to practice social sustainability for employeesin manufacturing industry. Herein, there is an apparent need to support leaders in regards to these practices. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. A tool for calculating CO2 emissions in the manufacturing industry : Use of GHG protocol

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Henrik Olausson; [2020]
    Keywords : greenhouse gas protocol; Albany International; Sweden; Halmstad; carbon emission;

    Abstract : With the Paris Agreement comes targets to reduce emissions and mitigate the temperature increase in the atmosphere. One way to move towards reaching these targets for companies is by using the greenhouse gas protocol reporting standard (GHG protocol). READ MORE