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  1. 1. Stump treatment against Heterobasidion root rot in practical forestry : how well does it work?

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Anna Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Heterobasidion; Phlebiopsis gigantea; stump treatment efficacy; Rotstop®S Gel;

    Abstract : The effect of Phlebiopsis gigantea on root and butt rot causing fungus Heterobasidion spp. was investigated in fifteen stands of Norway spruce (Picea abies) in southern Sweden. The stumps were mechanically treated immediately after felling and only stumps with no sign of decay were sampled for the study. READ MORE

  2. 2. From Old-Fashioned to Trend-Setters : How H&M's CSR Work has Developed over Time

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Saga Bowallius; Rebecca Samuelsson; [2020]
    Keywords : CSR; Sustainability; Sustainability Reporting; Stakeholder Theory; H M; Fast Fashion;

    Abstract : Background: Corporate Social Responsibility has been studied since the 1970s, but was originally controversial and met opposition from e.g. Milton Friedman who viewed a company’s responsibility as being strictly economic. READ MORE

  3. 3. Groundwater denitrification by fluidized bioelectrochemical systems

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Lena Bonin; [2020]
    Keywords : Bioelectrochemistry; fluidized bed reactor; bioremediation; denitrification; groundwater; reduced graphene oxide;

    Abstract : Groundwater (GW) accounting for most of the freshwater available around the World, finding sustainable techniques to depollute it is of crucial importance for safe drinking water supply. The extensive use of fertilizers in the agriculture, as well as other anthropogenic activities, are contributing to the excessive nitrate levels in some aquifers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Screening for double carbapenem therapies effective against multidrug resistant Enterobacteriaceae

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för medicinsk biokemi och mikrobiologi

    Author : Karin Vickberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Combination therapy; Carbapenem resistance; Carbapenemase; Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae CRE ; Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae; Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase KPC ; New Delhi metallo-b-lactamase NDM ; Oxacillinase OXA ; Ertapenem ETP ; Doripenem DOR ; Meropenem MEM ; Broth microdilution BMD ; Time-lapse microscopy oCelloScope ; Time-kill experiments; Synergy;

    Abstract : Multidrug resistant bacteria account for one of the biggest threats to human health in the future. One treatment option to be evaluated is antibiotic combination therapy. For this purpose, last- line carbapenems have been suggested, even when bacteria are resistant, e.g. READ MORE

  5. 5. Carbon Stability of Biochar : Methods for assessment and indication

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Helena Söderqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Biochar; Stability; MRT; Carbon sink; Carbon stability; Negative emissions technology NET ;

    Abstract : Biochar can reduce the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere and is acknowledged as one feasible technology for negative carbon emissions. The stability of carbon in biochar is of major importance for the carbon sequestration value. A method for confident estimation of the stability is needed to make efficient priorities for the climate. READ MORE