Search for dissertations about: "waste recycling thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 swedish dissertations containing the words waste recycling thesis.

  1. 1. Logistics Systems for Recycling - Efficient Collection of Household Waste

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Marianne Jahre; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [1995]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; Teknisk mekanik; Engineering mechanics; recycling; collection; waste; environment; green logistics; waste col lection systems; reverse distribution; reverse logistics;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates collection and recycling of household waste with focus on packaging materials. The purpose is how to describe and explain the d esign of a collection system according to different system environments in orde r to achieve high logistics performance in terms of low cost and high service. READ MORE

  2. 2. Systems Aspects of Increased Swedish Waste Incineration

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Jenny Sahlin; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Mekanisk energiteknik; Mechanical energy engineering; waste management; waste incineration; recycling; biological treatment; district heating; landfilling ban; incineration tax; MSW; waste import; value of households’ time.;

    Abstract : Abstract Recent bans on landfilling of combustible and organic waste in Sweden have resulted in an increase in alternative waste treatment, especially waste incineration with energy recovery. This thesis elucidates how the current increase in Swedish waste incineration affects and is affected by the two systems to which it belongs: the waste management and the energy systems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Waste Textiles Bioprocessing to Ethanol and Biogas

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Azam Jeihanipour; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; University of Borås.; Högskolan i Borås.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Övrig kemiteknik; Other chemical engineering; bioethanol; biogas; biorefinery; cellulose recalcitrance; cotton-based cellulose; enzymatic hydrolysis; pretreatment; recycling; waste textile.; Engineering and Technology Industrial Biotechnology Other Industrial Biotechnology; Teknik och teknologier Industriell bioteknik Annan industriell bioteknik; waste textile;

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  4. 4. Leaching and solvent extraction of rare earth metals from fluorescent lamp waste

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Cristian Tunsu; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; florescent lamp waste; rare earth metals; recycling; waste treatment; leaching; solvent extraction; Cyanex 923;

    Abstract : With the rapid advancement of technology, the demand for elements such as rare earth metals (REMs) has increased considerably during the last decade. Many countries are facing problems securing sustainable supplies, a fact acknowledged in many publications. READ MORE

  5. 5. Recycling Potential and Design for Disassembly in Buildings

    University dissertation from Lund Institute of Technology. Dep. of Construction and Architecture. P.O. Box 118, SE-221 00 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Catarina Thormark; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2001]
    Keywords : interior design; Arkitektur; Architecture; LCA; Environmental Assessment; Deconstruction; Disassembly; Design; Building Products; Recycling Potential; Recycling; Building Waste; inredningsarkitektur; Building construction; Byggnadsteknik; Environmental technology; pollution control; Miljöteknik; kontroll av utsläpp; Geovetenskap; Earth sciences; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; TECHNOLOGY; Estetiska ämnen; Aesthetic subjects;

    Abstract : Recycling as part of environmental considerations has become a common feature in architecture and building construction. Recycling of building waste can make a considerable contribution to reducing the total environmental impact of the building sector. READ MORE