Essays about: "Waste Reduction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 300 essays containing the words Waste Reduction.

  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. Feasibility study for electrification of Logistics centre at Stockholm Royal Seaport

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

    Author : Rohit Kumar Sachdewani; [2021]
    Keywords : Electrification; Battery Storage Systems; GAMS; Optimisation program; Construction Site; Logistics Centre; Elektrifiering; Batterilagringssystem; GAMS; optimeringsprogram; byggarbetsplats; logistikcenter;

    Abstract : In the eastern part of Stockholm, a major urban development project is taking place. It is called Stockholm Royal Seaport and up to the year 2030 approximately 12000 new homes, 35000 workplaces and 600000 square meters of commercial areas will be added to the area. The project has been given a very ambitious environmental action program. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design of a Polygeneration system in Filipinas ETCR, Colombia

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Germán Ropero Pérez; [2021]
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    Abstract : This project has addressed the design of a cost-effective Polygeneration system that guarantees a continuous, equitable and environmentally friendly energy supply for the rural settlement of Filipinas ETCR, (in Spanish, Espacios Territoriales de Capacitación y Reincorporación) Colombia, which is currently not achieved, due to a system that relies on the national electricity grid (with numerous outages) and on LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) and wood to meet the thermal demand, mainly for cooking. For this purpose, in addition to the current energy supply situation, the energy demand according to type (electricity and heat) and sector (residential, commercial and agro-livestock) is characterized. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design of instructions for a remanufacturing operation using AR

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : María Hervás Gutiérrez; Elisa Sáez García; [2021]
    Keywords : Augmented reality; remanufacturing; sustainability; circular economy; assembly; industry 4.0;

    Abstract : The concept of sustainability is gaining visibility in recent years. Both society and companies are increasing their interest in every of its social, environmental, and economic dimensions. This interest is one of the reasons why the Circular Economy is escalating. READ MORE

  5. 5. Perceived Knowledge, Attitudes, and Self-Efficacy Concerning Textile Waste Prevention Among the Citizens of Malmö

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Katharina Stöhr; Jitske van der Woude; [2021]
    Keywords : Textile Waste Reduction; Perceived Knowledge; Attitudes; Self-Efficacy; Malmö; Consumer Behavior; Consumption; Disposal Behavior; Textile Waste Management;

    Abstract : The average Swede consumes 14 kilos of textiles every year and disposes of 10 kilos, of which 8 kilos end up in the household mixed waste. When disposed of in the household mixed waste, the textiles will be incinerated. READ MORE