Search for dissertations about: "Household waste"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 swedish dissertations containing the words Household waste.

  1. 1. Reducing household waste A social practice perspective on Swedish household waste prevention

    University dissertation from Malmö : Malmö universitet

    Author : Mimmi Bissmont; Kerstin Sandell; Hans Bertil Wittgren; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : This thesis studies household waste prevention from a social scienceperspective. Swedish waste management is efficient in handling wastebut has not succeeded in reducing its quantities, even though theissue of waste prevention is being raised at both international andnational levels. READ MORE

  2. 2. Household waste collection factors and variations

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Lisa Dahlén; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Waste Science and Technology; Avfallsteknik;

    Abstract : Ambitious household waste recycling programs have been introduced in Sweden and several other countries during recent decades. Many different waste- sorting and collection schemes have been developed, but the evaluation and comparison of the results is made difficult by the lack of comparable data. READ MORE

  3. 3. Conditions and constraints for waste management : collection, characterisation and producer responsibility in Sweden

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Cecilia Mattsson Petersen; [2004]
    Keywords : collection; household waste; landfill ban; producer responsibility; source separation; waste characterisation; waste component analysis; waste management;

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  4. 4. Conditions and Constraints for Waste Management. Collection, Characterisation and Producer Responsibility in Sweden

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Cecilia Mattsson Petersen; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; waste component analysis; household waste; waste characterisation; source separation; collection; producer responsibility; landfill ban; waste management;

    Abstract : Waste management has changed from being mainly a question of transporting out of sight to being an issue entwined in all parts of society, from product planning to the private domestic sphere. This has imposed new conditions and constraints for waste management, the description of which is the objective of this thesis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dioxin emissions from small-scale combustion of bio-fuel and household waste

    University dissertation from Umeå : Kemi

    Author : Björn Hedman; Stellan Marklund; Calle Nilsson; Brian Gullett; [2005]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Source-sorted waste; Household waste; Textile; Biofuel; Firewood; Pellets; Combustion; Wood boiler; Pellet boiler; Backyard burning; Garden waste; PCDD F; dioxin; PCB; Emission factor; Källsorterat avfall; Hushållsavfall; Textil; Biobränsle; Ved; Pellets; Förbränning; Vedpanna; Pelletpanna; Trädgårdsavfall; PCDD F; dioxin; PCB; Emissionsfaktor; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry Environmental chemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi Miljökemi;

    Abstract : Denna avhandling behandlar rökgasutsläpp av persistenta organiska föroreningar, framförallt dioxiner, vid förbränning av fasta biobränslen och torrt hushållsavfall i relativt små anläggningar (5-600 kW) utan avancerad rökgasreningsteknik.Samförbränning av avfall och biobränsle i effektiva mindre biobränslepannor testades som en alternativ strategi till den vanligen förekommande storskaliga hanteringen och förbränningen fast hushållsavfall. READ MORE