Essays about: "circular economy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 190 essays containing the words circular economy.

  1. 1. A comparative study of Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) and EN 15804 in the construction sector concentrating on the End-of-Life stage and reducing subjectivity in the formulas

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Seyed Shahabaldin Seyed Salehi; [2020]
    Keywords : LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Circular Footprint Formula; Recyclability Assessment; Circular Economy; End of life; recycling rate; construction; building; Energy margin; LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Formulär för cirkulär fotavtryck; bedömning av återvinningsbarhet; cirkulär ekonomi; livslängd; återvinningsgrad; konstruktion; byggnad; Bygg; LCA;

    Abstract : One of the main polluting industries in the world with high environmental impact is the construction industry which also generates a huge amount of waste. To overcome the seburdens, we need to reduce the impacts through new solutions, technologies and by injecting circular economy concept into the industry. READ MORE

  2. 2. Leveraging on digitalization for circular economy - A multiple case study on manufacturing and service companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Illaria Mania; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : circular economy; digitalization; data; sustainability; digital transformation; organizational change; digital technologies;

    Abstract : Competitiveness is a crucial word for describing what todays’ business environment requires to enterprises. The issue becomes even more complicated considering that there are several phenomena that are challenging companies’ ability to gain a competitive hedge. READ MORE

  3. 3. How to close the circle - The role of social capital in a circular economy - A case study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fredrika Germundsson; Mikaela Gernandt; [2019-07-08]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this case studyistoinvestigatehowacompanyutilizessocialcapitalinorder to closeloopsinitscirculareconomy.Thecirculareconomymodelhasinrecentyearsgained popularity mainly due to the rising concern surrounding the environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Out with the Old and in with the New - Consumer Clothing Practices and how they contribute to a Circular Fashion Market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Amanda Sjöberg; Johanna Andersson; [2019-07-03]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Practice Theory; Fashion Industry; Consumer Behaviour;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Circular economy and accounting information: A study of the reporting of circular economy in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Madeleine Hjalber; Ellen Karlsson; [2019-06-11]
    Keywords : Circular economy; circular economy activities; accounting information; CONI method.;

    Abstract : Background and problem: Facing today's climate crisis, companies play a key role incontributing to a sustainable change. Alternative business models have gained importance, suchas circular economy, which refers to the concept of cyclical closed-loop systems. READ MORE