Essays about: "natural products"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 278 essays containing the words natural products.

  1. 1. Oulu Biovillage: Exploring Blue Bioeconomy Ecosystem Opportunities in Oulu, Finland

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Emeline Lex; [2019]
    Keywords : Bioeconomy; blue bioeconomy; circular economy; ecosystem; waste-to-resource systems; local; community; regenerative; fish; aquaculture; renewable energies; biogas; bioenergy; live-work; cradle-to-cradle; typologies; greenhouse; environment; business; Oulu; Finland; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : By the year 2030, the world will need 50% more food, 45% more energy and 30% more water. This growth in demand will increase pressure on our natural resources. Ingenuitive and adaptive thinking will therefore be required in the ways we build our cities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Etiska aspekter på grishållning

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Alexandra Granlund; [2019]
    Keywords : utilitarismen; djurrättighetsetiken; rättfärdiga; grishållning; etik; gris; kött;

    Abstract : Grisen har sedan långt tillbaka i tiden varit en viktig källa till kött för människan och än idag är griskött populär mat i stora delar av världen. Till skillnad från exempelvis får och kor, som hålls för såväl kött som ull respektive mjölk, hålls grisar med det primära syftet att förse människan med produkter från dess döda kropp. READ MORE

  3. 3. Energy-water nexus in Mexico: A network-based approach of polycentric governance.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ricardo Gómez Zamudio; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy-water nexus; polycentric governance; social network analyis; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : By 2050, sixty percent of human population worldwide is going to live in cities. This will increase natural resource consumption to provide products and services in cities. Additionally, current policy making is done through a silo thinking mindset where unintended consequences can undermine natural resources availability. READ MORE

  4. 4. Abaca in the Philippines, an overview of a potential important resource for the country : Relating the tensile strength of the single fiber to the microfibrilar angle

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

    Author : Victor Waller; Astrid Wilsby; [2019]
    Keywords : Abaca; fiber; renewable materials; Manila hemp; Industrial crops; Tensile strength;

    Abstract : Due to environmental concerns and to the limited amount of fossil fuel in the world theinterest in using renewable material has been and will continue to be on the rise. With theincreasing demand for renewable materials such as bio-based fibers, the research aroundnatural fibers is intensifying. READ MORE

  5. 5. Wed 2.0: improving customer experience with wedding service providers through investigation of the ranking mechanism and sentiment analysis of user feedback on Instagram

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Maria Jäderlund; [2019]
    Keywords : sentiment analysis; natural language processing; ranking; Instagram; VADER;

    Abstract : Instagram is one of the main social platforms for business promotion. Millions of potential customers and endless visual marketing opportunities makes Instagram a perfect place to increase online sales. There are many tools and mechanisms to promote brands on Instagram such as paid advertising or using a pre-generated set of popular hashtags. READ MORE