Essays about: "local waste management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 104 essays containing the words local waste management.

  1. 1. Towards a Societal Transformation - a qualitative study of grassroots innovations within waste management in Zanzibar

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Victoria Rice; Johan Knape; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Grassroots innovations; evolution and development of grassroots innovations; social innovation; challenges and constraints of grassroots innovations; sustainability; waste management; scaling;

    Abstract : The issue of waste is an increasing global problem, affecting people, animals and ecosystems. Zanzibar has experienced a dramatic increase of incoming tourists, with a growing waste problem as a result. READ MORE

  2. 2. From A Global Review of Port Noise Management Initiatives to A Specific Port City’s Case Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Qianru Shi; Shiying Xu; [2019-07-02]
    Keywords : port noise; nitiative; port city;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Small-scale biogas production from organic waste and application in mid-income countries – a case study of a Lebanese community

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Sebastian Huber; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Lebanon; small-scale; biogas production; organic waste; liquid digestate; anaerobic digestion; feasibility study;

    Abstract : The controlled anaerobic digestion of organic waste in a biogas facility aggregates advantages of waste treatment, energy recovery and nutrient recycling and is a promising technology to deal with contemporary issues of waste management and energy recovery. Small-scale biogas production units can be simply designed and successfully operated even in settings where means for advanced technology equipment are low and institutional capacities limited. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Reuse of Treated Wastewater in Industrial Symbiosis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Greta Bürger; [2019]
    Keywords : Wastewater; Reuse; Symbiosis; water engineering; environmental engineering; vattenförsörjningsteknik; avloppsteknik; Chemistry;

    Abstract : Many regions around the world suffer from occasional or permanent droughts. Recent years have shown that although Sweden is not a water scarce country, it is vulnerable to dry peri- ods. READ MORE