Essays about: "industrial symbiosis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 37 essays containing the words industrial symbiosis.

  1. 1. Implementation of Industrial Symbiosis : How can a collaborative network improve waste management?

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Zaid Al-karkhi; Josef Fadhel; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability; circular economy; construction waste management; industrial symbiosis; collaborative network; hållbarhet; cirkulär ekonomi; avfallshantering; industriell symbios; kollaborativt nätverk;

    Abstract : Global use of natural resources has accelerated during the past decade and emissions and waste have increased as a consequence. The construction sector is a major contributor to global carbon emissions and is responsible for as much as one-third of global greenhouse gas emissions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pyrolysis as a business for heat-requiring industries : A case​ study of biochar production in connection to an asphalt plant

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Charlotte Malmén; [2020]
    Keywords : pyrolysis; industrial symbiosis; circular economy; renewable energy; asphalt plant; environmental management; sustainable products; biochar;

    Abstract : The expectations on companies to introduce better business models to enhance environmental performance are increasing. Sweden is aiming at becoming climate neutral in 2045 which requires methods to capture and store carbon in addition to decrease emissions. Research has shown that biochar production can be one way to support the target. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring Private Facilitation Strategies for Industrial Symbiosis: a Case Study from the Swedish Food Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Evgenii Petelin; [2020]
    Keywords : industrial symbiosis; facilitation; barriers to innovation; innovation intermediary; food industry; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The concept of industrial symbiosis (IS) provides practical solutions for resource efficiency and low-carbon development. The IS represents a collective, multi-industrial approach for companies to improve their economic and environmental performance through the sharing of heat, electricity, water, by-products, information, and reuse of waste. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cleaning up the Cycle : A Circular Partnership Case Study

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

    Author : John Brugge; Jonas Schaller; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Industrial Symbiosis; Corporate Social Innovation; Innovative Partner Selection;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this thesis is to describe possible steps of how circular partnerships can be formed, and how they can connect the different steps of a material loop, such as design and recycling. The focus of the empirical study within this thesis is the reconnection of recycling, design and production within the household goods industry. READ MORE

  5. 5. Industrial Symbiosis in Malmö: Transitioning into a collaborative network

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Emelie Larsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Transition design; Interaction design; Knowledge sharing; Industrial symbiosis;

    Abstract : In collaboration with Afry, the focus of this thesis is to facilitate the transition from an Industrial park into an Eco-park using industrial symbiosis strategy, in the industrial harbor of Malmö. To transition into a collaboration where physical exchanges of energy, waste, materials and other by-products between different facilities takes place. READ MORE