Essays about: "the Greenhouse sustainability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 143 essays containing the words the Greenhouse sustainability.

  1. 1. Circular economy and accounting information: A study of the reporting of circular economy in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Madeleine Hjalber; Ellen Karlsson; [2019-06-11]
    Keywords : Circular economy; circular economy activities; accounting information; CONI method.;

    Abstract : Background and problem: Facing today's climate crisis, companies play a key role incontributing to a sustainable change. Alternative business models have gained importance, suchas circular economy, which refers to the concept of cyclical closed-loop systems. READ MORE

  2. 2. Stroller Service System : How to make customer products sustainable within the planetary boundaries - using the case product ‘stroller’, PSS and a Design Thinking approach

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Maskinkonstruktion

    Author : Gustav Thorslund; [2019]
    Keywords : Product Service System; PSS; Circular Economy; Service Design; Sustainability; Planetary Boundaries; Stroller; Design Thinking; Product Development; Wood; b2c; refurbish;

    Abstract : Physical customer products have an environmental impact, such as greenhouse gas emissions, due to the use of virgin resources from cradle-to-grave, especially when the origin of the material is from fossil resources. This thesis aims to create a circular business model, by investigating the product ‘stroller’ and place it in a Product Service System, where the user subscribes to the Stroller Service System. READ MORE

  3. 3. Designing a Persuasive Mobile Application for Sharing Food Between Students and Restaurants

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Max Häkkä; [2019]
    Keywords : UX; Persuasive Design; Food Waste; Sustainability;

    Abstract : Food waste is a monumental problem as food production accounts for nearly a third of greenhouse gas emissions globally and nearly a third of it ends up as waste. By changing people’s behaviors and attitudes, this surplus food could be eaten instead. READ MORE

  4. 4. Environmental issues from sugarcane plantations in Brazil and how to handle them with market-based instruments

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Freja Milton; [2019]
    Keywords : Market-based instruments; environmental offsets; Payments for ecosystem services; PES; Brazil; bioplastic; biopolymer; sugarcane; certification; environmental impacts from sugarcane cultivations.; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This study is a literature review of three market-based instruments used for land management; environmental offsets, payments for ecosystem services (PES) and certification, and how they could be used to mitigate environmental impacts from sugarcane cultivation in Brazil when purchasing biopolymers. The study showed that certification is the most common market-based instrument in Brazil. READ MORE

  5. 5. Konventionell och ekologisk mjölkproduktion : vilka är skillnaderna gällande miljöaspekter?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Amanda Jacobsson; [2019]
    Keywords : LCA; mjölkgård; växthusgaser; klimatpåverkan; miljöpåverkan;

    Abstract : Livsmedelsproduktionens utmaningar inför framtiden är bland annat en intensifiering, förändrad markanvändning och att reducera utsläpp av växthusgaser. Detta i kombination med en expansion av ekologisk livsmedelsproduktion har gjort utvärderingar och jämförelser mellan olika produktionsformers miljömässiga hållbarhet relevant. READ MORE