Essays about: "Symbiosis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 essays containing the word Symbiosis.

  1. 1. Implementation of Industrial Symbiosis : How can a collaborative network improve waste management?

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Zaid Al-karkhi; Josef Fadhel; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability; circular economy; construction waste management; industrial symbiosis; collaborative network; hållbarhet; cirkulär ekonomi; avfallshantering; industriell symbios; kollaborativt nätverk;

    Abstract : Global use of natural resources has accelerated during the past decade and emissions and waste have increased as a consequence. The construction sector is a major contributor to global carbon emissions and is responsible for as much as one-third of global greenhouse gas emissions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bread Nouveau

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Axel Landström; Victor Isaksson Pirtti; [2020]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In 2018 90 billion tonnes of raw material was extracted globally. It is estimated 20% of this went to waste and with the quickening pace of global metabolism this figure is predicted to have doubled by 2060. READ MORE

  3. 3. Prana

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Jennifer Kananke-Hewage; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainable lifestyle; sustainable food production; nature; recreation;

    Abstract : Earth is an living organism where every living creature is an important part of a bigger whole. Our ancestors lived in symbiosis with the nature, today we are trying to tame the nature. Cities are expanding and the nature is being pushed into the periferi. READ MORE

  4. 4. An empirical study on measuring the degree of life in cities

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Chris de Rijke; [2020]
    Keywords : Head tail breaks; scaling; living structure; wholeness; natural streets; urban morphology;

    Abstract : Our direct environment affects our lives directly. Christopher Alexander saw that we are able to feel or see if an object or structure is natural through the characteristics of them. He also saw that we generally feel better near these living, natural structures as it more closely resembles ourselves. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Crowning Glory : A material analysis of the top decoration of the Uppsala Augsburg Art Cabinet

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för kultur och estetik

    Author : Teresia Strömgren; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The top decoration of the Uppsala Augsburg Art Cabinet has been investigated from a material perspective. Starting out from identifying the constituting materials, then analyzing their positions and correlations with each other and to further consider the contextual environment in terms of the materials accessibility and symbolic meaning in 16th and 17th Century Europe, representational manifestations have been observed. READ MORE