Essays about: "hälsorisker"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 37 essays containing the word hälsorisker.

  1. 1. Causes and impact of surface water pollution in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Malin Eriksson; Jonathan Sigvant; [2019]
    Keywords : Akaki river; E. coli; health risk; interview study; irrigation; physico-chemical parameters; water samples; Akaki; E. coli; fysikalisk-kemiska parametrar; hälsorisker; intervjustudie; vattenprover;

    Abstract : Surface water is globally becoming more and more a scarce resource, and in Addis Ababa the capital of Ethiopia, river water quality has been degraded due to anthropological forcing for many years. Therefore, the study objective was to investigate causes and impact of surface water pollution in Kebena and Great Akaki rivers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Plan för inventering av miljöer och möjligheter ur ett hälsoperspektiv anpassad till gamla kulturmiljöer : belysande exempel från gården Grönhult i nordöstra Skåne

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

    Author : Linn Borglund; [2019]
    Keywords : natur; förebyggande hälsa; kulturmiljöer; inventering; landsbygdsturism; Grönhult;

    Abstract : Vårt moderna liv medför många hälsorisker. Många människor mår både fysiskt och psykiskt dåligt, blir fjärmade från naturen, saknar känslor av platsanknytning och upplever att de saknar band till tidigare generationer. READ MORE

  3. 3. The experience of a heat wave and preparations for a hot future - A case study of climate change adaptation and health risks faced by the elderly population of Trelleborg

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Love Frykman; [2019]
    Keywords : heat wave; climate change; climate change adaptation; elderly population; citizen participation; coping strategies; adaptation interaction; resilience; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : As global temperatures rise, adverse health effects due to heat exposure are an increasingly pressing issue, particularly threatening to the health of elderly people. Mitigating these threats requires a dynamic climate adaptation system embedding a variety of measures. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development of monitoring program for water safety in small-scale water treatment plants in rural areas of Ecuador

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Tone Sigrell; [2018]
    Keywords : Safe water; Quantitative microbial risk assessment; QMRA; Sustainable water access; Water quality monitoring; kvantitativ mikrobiell riskanalys; QMRA; hållbar dricksvattenförsörjning; vattenkvalitétsövervakningsprogram;

    Abstract : Globally a major health concern according to the World health organization (WHO, 2011) is gastro-intestinal infections caused by fecally contaminated water. The access to drinking water has increased due to international efforts, however the long-term sustainability and safety of the water accessed have gained criticism, and many water sources have proven to be both contaminated (UN, 2016) and badly managed (WHO, 2016a). READ MORE

  5. 5. Wear and degradation of Co, Fe and Ni-based cemented carbides against sandstone and granite

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Tillämpad materialvetenskap

    Author : Felix Jacobson; [2018]
    Keywords : Cemented carbide; mining; drilling; granite; sandstone; mine water; wear; degradation; tribology; tribochemical; cobalt; nickel; iron;

    Abstract : This diploma work is performed at Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, Rock Tools division, a world-leading mining equipment manufacturer. The aim is to study the wear of cemented carbide rock drill inserts worn against granite and sandstone countersurfaces, with focus on the impact of binder phase composition and flushing agent chemistry. READ MORE