Essays about: "waste picker"

Found 3 essays containing the words waste picker.

  1. 1. A study of the order picking process at PostNord Logistic - improving the picking process by identifying factors that inhibit the prodctivity

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska högskolan; Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska högskolan

    Author : Hanna Larsson; Selma Tica; [2017]
    Keywords : Picking process; plock process; Postnord; productivity; produktivitet; order picking; waste; slöseri; lean;

    Abstract : The goal of this study was to find factors affecting the pickers’ productivity negatively, in the order picking process, and to suggest a change that can increase the pickers’ productivity. By a qualitative approach the initial situation at PostNord was studied. READ MORE

  2. 2. Wastescape Bhubaneswar & Cuttack

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur; KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Oskar Gudéhn; Linda Ringqvist; [2014]
    Keywords : Bhubaneswar; Cuttack; Odisha; Waste; Waste Management; Architecture; sustainable studies; critical studies; Urban Planning; Formal; Informal; Minor Field Study; MFS; Architects without Borders; ASF; SPARC; UDRC; KKPKP; waste picker; godown; Mahila Milan; India; Rammed Earth; Mud; Bamboo; ANT; recycling; composting; biogas; landfill; slum; slum upgrading; interview; documentation; sketches; holistic; bottom up; social sustainability; economic sustainability; ecological sustainability;

    Abstract : This project is a study of the wastescape - a network of waste - of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack in Odisha, India.  The study incorporates key locations, e.g. landfills, urban wastelands and waste warehouses; major actors in the formal and informal waste sector; and flows of waste through economic and social systems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Garbage to gardens : design proposals for two decentralised waste management units in Pune, India

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

    Author : Manda Karlsson; Annie Söder; [2010]
    Keywords : landscape architecture; local waste management; composting; India; recycling;

    Abstract : The population growth and urbanisation in low-income countries bring issues of poor living standards and miserable sanitation conditions onto the agenda. If well-functioning waste management systems were developed, this could master some of the problems. READ MORE