Essays about: "seaweed"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 essays containing the word seaweed.

  1. 1. Food Neophobia and its Influence on the Lack of Diversification in Seafood Consumption

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Livsmedelsteknik och nutrition (master)

    Author : Natalie Longmore; [2022]
    Keywords : Seafood consumption; Seafood; Food neophobia; Food technology; Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis is performed in collaboration with the Research Institute of Sweden. The purpose of the study was to investigate food neophobia, or an aversion to trying new foods, in the Swedish population and see if it correlates with the country's low and undiversified seafood consumption. READ MORE

  2. 2. Biostimulants : effects on root development in barley (Hordeum vulgare)

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Plant Biology

    Author : Alexander Lilliehöök; [2022]
    Keywords : Biostimulants; root development; barley; root length; root fresh weight; root dry weight; grain yield;

    Abstract : The use of biostimulants has increased greatly in the last 20 years. In year 2012 over 6 million hectares in Europe was treated with biostimulants and the market is expected to almost double in the coming 5 years compared to present levels. READ MORE

  3. 3. Getting in Touch With Seaweed : Exploring a Non-Exploitative Relationship With a More-Than-Human Actor Through Design Research

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Anna Marie Schröder; [2022]
    Keywords : seaweed; ecology; posthumanist design; more-than-human ethics; multispecies philosophy; interaction design; design-based research;

    Abstract : Through human over-exploitation of nature, more and more ocean species approach ecological tipping points. On the other hand, more and more people suffer from climate anxiety. This thesis study explored an alternative relationship between humans and marine seaweed species through design research. READ MORE

  4. 4. Carbon negative textiles issued from marine materials

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Gianluca Managò; [2022]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Marine materials are a potential new raw source for the production of organic and vegan leather and cushioning materials. Being a carbon sink, seaweed and marine plants like seagrass and seaweed farming activity could have a crucial role in the current environmental crisis for the absorption of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. READ MORE

  5. 5. Seaweed with several benefits A qualitative study about companies’ interest in an environmental project of seaweed cultivations and important factors to consider when formulating a sustainable value proposition of the concept.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kajsa Eriksson; Lovisa Rogbring; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Environmental project; Seaweed cultivation; Kelp; Saccharina latissima; Climate change mitigation; Carbon offsetting; Eutrophication mitigation.;

    Abstract : Climate change calls for urgent responsibility, not at least from companies, and limiting activities is vital to not suppress Earth's systems. Carbon offsetting is a short-term solution used by companies to lower its environmental impact, but new innovations are needed. READ MORE