Essays about: "waste municipal"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 186 essays containing the words waste municipal.

  1. 11. Is it illegal to waste food? : a study on applying the Swedish Environmental Code in food control for reduced food waste

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Ida Alexandra Escudero Saukko; [2020]
    Keywords : food waste; food control; supervision; supervisory authority; food inspector; food waste quantification; food legislation; general rules of consideration; Swedish environmental code;

    Abstract : One third of all food produced for human consumption globally is lost or wasted, making food waste a major problem from both an economic, social and environmental perspective. One way of preventing food waste is through legislation. READ MORE

  2. 12. Kommunal avfallshantering : varför ska Uppsala kommun bli bättre på att avfallshantera?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Malin Lindberg; [2020]
    Keywords : hållbarhet; avfallshantering; argumentation; policy-dokument;

    Abstract : I den här uppsatsen har jag undersökt hur Uppsala kommun försöker uppnå en förbättrad och mer hållbar avfallshantering. Avfallshanteringen bedrivs av det kommunalt helägda bolaget Uppsala Vatten och Avfall AB, som rörande just avfallshanteringen har två policydokument att förhålla sig till. READ MORE

  3. 13. Volatile fatty acid production and application as external carbon source for denitrification

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Cora Michelle Döhler; [2020]
    Keywords : VFAs; co-fermentation; primary sludge; food waste; denitrification; external carbon source; MBBR;

    Abstract : By rethinking wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) as resource recovery facilities, it is possible to de- velop the next generation of WWTPs. Moreover, it allows to accomplish environmental goals, such as reducing the CO2 footprint, and comply with increasing effluent standards regarding the concentration of nitrogen in a more sustainable way. READ MORE

  4. 14. Polyhydroxyalkanoate Production from Municipal Waste Streams

    University essay from KTH/Resursåtervinning

    Author : Elsa Eriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : Polyhydroxyalkanoate; volatile fatty acids; mixed culture; bioreactor; municipal waste streams; Polyhydroxialkanoat; flyktiga fettsyror; blandad kultur; bioreaktor; kommunalt avfall;

    Abstract : Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) are a group of bioplastics, which are produced through microorganisms. They are accumulated in granules inside bacteria’s cell cytoplasm and serve as an energy reserve. READ MORE

  5. 15. From theory to practice: food waste reduction strategies in literature and a case study of municipalities in Skåne, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Halley Rainer; [2019]
    Keywords : sustainability science; food waste reduction; consumer food waste; municipal food waste; municipal policy; Skåne; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Food waste is recognized as a major global issue that currently lacks sufficient political and legislative action in order to understand or address it adequately. Skåne County, Sweden’s southernmost county, has highly ambitious climate action goals, and reducing municipal food waste could help them meet these goals. READ MORE