Essays about: "Waste"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1618 essays containing the word Waste.

  1. 1. Do we need the car? A qualitative study on the disposal of bulky waste in carless households in Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Karolina Hull; [2018-06-27]
    Keywords : Carlessness; time-geography; bulky waste; Gothenburg;

    Abstract : Carlessness today can be seen to come with restrictions in mobility as the car has long played a vital role in transport, and consequently affected urban form. Of course, there are many who do live without a car, but certain activities can be proven difficult when in many cases it is predicted that one has a car. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable Capitalism in the Making? The Marshallian Citizenship Conceptualisation Expanded in a European Circular Economy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Louise Warenius; [2018-02-07]
    Keywords : circular economy; citizenship; sustainable growth;

    Abstract : In contrast to a linear system of take-make-dispose when it comes to production and consumption patterns, a circular economy aims at preserving and using resources to itsmaximum, promoting a longer durability of products and stands for the minimising of waste.This can be seen as a part of a broader paradigm of sustainable economic growth, which theEuropean Commission and many of the European Union’s member states on the national levelaim at integrating into society as a whole. READ MORE

  3. 3. What happens to the NIMBY syndrome when we bring money to the table? A qualitative perspective on attitudes towards local nuclear waste repository

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Love Stjernqvist; [2018-02-05]
    Keywords : line of reasoning; long interviews; monetary compensation; NIMBY; nuclear waste repository;

    Abstract : Nuclear waste repository constitutes a great predicament in many countries. In Sweden, the Not- In-My-Backyard (NIMBY) syndrome has been rampant, as local opposition has blocked the attempts at storing nuclear waste at numerous occasions. If the dilemma is to be settled, the voice of the public must be heard. READ MORE

  4. 4. Interesting Association Rules Mining Based on Improved Rarity Algorithm

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för informationssystem och -teknologi

    Author : Lan Xiang; [2018]
    Keywords : Association rules mining; Rare pattern mining;

    Abstract : With the rapid development of science and technology, our society has been in the big data era. In human activities, we produce a lot of data in every second and every minute, what contain much information. Then, how to select the useful information from those complicated data is a significant issue. READ MORE

  5. 5. Establishing a predictive model for total fat content in Lipomyces starkeyi CBS 1807 by FT-NIR analysis

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Irina Ehnström; [2018]
    Keywords : Oleaginous microorganisms; SCO; biofuels; FT-NIR; lipid extraction; prediction; validation;

    Abstract : This study investigates the potential of using near- infrared spectroscopy (FT-NIR) to establish a predictive model for total fat content in the oleaginous yeast Lipomyces strakeyi CBS 1807. FT-NIR- based quantification allows for rapid lipid determination compared to traditional extraction methods. READ MORE