Essays about: "wood products"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 251 essays containing the words wood products.

  1. 1. Svampodling i restprodukter : kan ostronskivling odlas i kartong?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Elin Jonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Pleurotus ostreatus; ostronskivling; oyster mushroom; kartong; cardboard;

    Abstract : I en tid av ökat fokus på resurssnåla, cirkulära och effektiva sätt att producera näringsrik mat, behövs nya tankesätt kring odling och näringsintag. Här kommer svamp in som en anpassningsbar och näringsrik produkt, som enkelt och snabbt kan odlas i mer eller mindre mekaniserade miljöer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Responsible paper sourcing in a global matrix organised retail company

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Products

    Author : Annie Sandgren; [2019]
    Keywords : CSR; paper industry; reputational risk; supply network; traceability; försörjningsnätverk; pappersindustrin; spårbarhet;

    Abstract : Pressure from regulation as well as customer demand on responsibly sourced and produced goods and services is greater than ever. IKEA is considered a bench mark company as regards CSR in global supply chains and now a system needs to be put in place to also secure responsible paper sourcing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is there a win for conservation, livelihoods and governance? : the implications of Broussonetia papyrifera as an ecological resource substitute: a field study in Uganda

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

    Author : Yasmin Stoderegger; [2018]
    Keywords : biodiversity; Broussonetia papyrifera; Mabira Central Forest Reserve; forest regeneration; community involvement; resource substitution;

    Abstract : Wood extraction and invasive species are commonly perceived as harmful for ecosystem services and detrimental for conservation efforts. However, they can also be beneficial for forests as well as for local communities. Interactions among economic, institutional and ecological factors may in some cases turn these impacts on their head. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effect of relative humidity and temperature on the strength properties of finger-jointed furniture components from solid scots pine

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för skog och träteknik (SOT)

    Author : Gustaf Lindstam; [2018]
    Keywords : Finger-joint;

    Abstract : Mechanical strength in wood has always been compromised due to the complex behaviours of the material when interfered with moisture and heat. These factors has always limited the use of the material. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable urban development through increased construction in wood? : a study of municipalities’ cooperation in major construction projects in Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Products

    Author : Fredrik Sjöström; [2018]
    Keywords : building materials; climate; collaboration; construction project; multi-family housing; qualitative; semi structured; sustainability; wood construction; byggmaterial; byggprojekt; flerbostadshus; hållbarhet; klimat; kvalitativ; samarbete; semistrukturerad; träbyggnation;

    Abstract : The increased awareness of the construction industry's impact on the global climate combined with the current housing shortage in Sweden has contributed to an increasing ask for more wood in construction amongst stakeholders, municipalities and politicians. In order to meet Sweden's climate goals it is necessary that new materials, technologies and working methods continue to evolve. READ MORE