Essays about: "and waste hierarchy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 essays containing the words and waste hierarchy.

  1. 1. Actors' Perspectives on Circular Economy: A Case Study of Uppsala City

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Stella Friedl; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Circular Economy; Case Study; Cities; Actors; Perspectives;

    Abstract : The Circular Economy was developed as a response to the prevailing linear model of material use. The goal of the concept is to eliminate waste and mitigate environmental impacts by transforming the economic system into one that pursues a circular flow of materials and resources, in contrast to the current make-use-waste paradigm. READ MORE

  2. 2. Framtidens återvinningsstation : mer än bara återvinning

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

    Author : Joanna Ederyd; Sara Aneljung; [2019]
    Keywords : avfall; konsumtion; nedskräpning; återbruk och återvinning;

    Abstract : Återvinningsstationen är den plats vi går till för att slänga förpackningar och tidningar som vi inte längre har nytta av eller som anses vara förbrukade. För många är dessa platser förknippade med ljudet av krossat glas, öllukt och smuts på kläder och händer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Redistribution of leftover food from municipal canteens in Sweden to avoid food waste - Environmental, social and economic effects

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljö- och energisystem

    Author : Lotta Sellmann Jansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Food waste; redistribution; sustainability; municipal canteens; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In 2015 the Swedish government signed the UN Agenda 2030 comprising of 17 Sustainable Development Goals and a total of 169 sub targets. Goal 12 target 3 reads as follows: “By 2030, halve per capita global food waste at the retail and consumer levels and reduce food losses along production and supply chains, including post-harvest losses. READ MORE

  4. 4. Building a circular economy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Eray Eryilmaz; Simon Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Circular economy; Reuse; DfD; LCA; LCC.; Technology and Engineering; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The construction sector is one of the biggest contributors to global CO2 emissions and buildings account for a significant part of the energy use in Sweden. Population growth in combination with economic development is putting more pressure on the environment, resulting in escalating consumption trends and larger quantities of raw material extraction. READ MORE

  5. 5. Organizational and managerial challenges for public actors working towards becoming a smart city - A case study of the City of Stockholm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Erika Björck; Filippa Österlin; [2018]
    Keywords : Smart City; Innovation Mangement; Public Actor; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Cities are becoming smart to cope with the challenges associated with urban development. One of the cities trying to become smart is the City of Stockholm, which in 2017 adopted a strategy to become the world’s smartest and most connected city. However, becoming a smart city is not easy. READ MORE