Essays about: "air pollution"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 248 essays containing the words air pollution.

  1. 1. Sustainability and economic crisis : Scenario strategies for a sustainability driven company

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Ferdinand Schnell; [2021]
    Keywords : Scenario planning; future scenarios; strategy; start-up; trends; drivers; trendlines; consumer behaviour; transformation; education;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses the challenges and opportunities of sustainability driven companies during the time of crisis in 2020. The company Green City Solutions is used as a case study company in the field of air pollution. READ MORE

  2. 2. Qualitative analysis of a regional public policy for air quality : A case study of Normandie, France

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Arthur Avenas; [2021]
    Keywords : Atmospheric pollution; Atmosphere Protection Plan; policy planning; legislation; incentive measures; best practices; reduction of emissions; regional scale; case study; Normandie;

    Abstract : Today, outdoor air quality occupies an important place into civic dialogue because of the many impacts of atmospheric pollution on health. Different legislations and strategies have thus been implemented across the world to improve outdoor air quality. READ MORE

  3. 3. Optimal control of articulated vehicles for tyre wear minimisation

    University essay from KTH/Fordonsdynamik

    Author : Vallan Maroof; [2021]
    Keywords : Articulated Vehicles; Optimal Control; Tyre Wear Minimisation; Sensitivity Analysis; Motion Planning; Lastbil; Ruttplanering; Däckslitage Minimering; Känslighetsanalys; Optimal Styrning;

    Abstract : Tyre wear is a significant problem on today's road vehicles, particularly for heavy trucks. As the tyre wears, microplastics is released in the air causing long term health issues and environmental pollution. With the introduction of automated vehicles there is a big potential to improve tyre wear of heavy trucks. READ MORE

  4. 4. A VISIT TO THE PAST - CAST ALUMINIUM HOUSE CLEANING TOOLS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Mikael Lehtinen; [2021]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Unsustainable use of natural resources has been the basis for economic growth since the industrial revolution. The linear model of extraction, processing, consumption and disposal has brought significant environmental consequences such as resource scarcity, pollution, biodiversity loss and climate change. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ekosystemtjänsterna luftrening och bullerreducering i urban miljö : potentiella växtval för Bergsgatan i Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Matilda Hellwer; [2021]
    Keywords : reglerande ekosystemtjänster; luftföroreningar; buller; luftkvalitet; bullerreducerande; regulating ecosystem services; air pollution; noise pollution; noise reduction; air quality;

    Abstract : Större delen av världens befolkning bor i städer och det är en trend som ser ut att fortsätta framöver. Klimatet och utmaningarna i städer skiljer sig mot landsbygden och luftföroreningar och buller är två negativa faktorer som det ofta är högre nivåer av i urbana miljöer. READ MORE