Search for dissertations about: "LCA"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 178 swedish dissertations containing the word LCA.

  1. 1. Life Cycle Assessment and Decision Making: Theories and Practices

    Author : Henrikke Baumann; [1998]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; life cycle assessment; LCA practice; LCA methodology; LCA modelling; institutionalisation; LCA procedure; life cycle accounting; LCA; systems analysis; decision making;

    Abstract : Life cycle assessment (LCA) has been in use to a varying extent since the late 1960s. The fact that LCA methodology needs further development is a frequently identified barrier to the further application of LCA. Consequently, the literature with suggestions for improving LCA methodology is extensive. READ MORE

  2. 2. LCA of ICT solutions: environmental impacts and challenges of assessment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Yevgeniya Arushanyan; Anna Björklund; Åsa Moberg; Chris Preist; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Information and communication technology ICT ; Life cycle assessment LCA ; environmental impacts; online newspaper; methodological challenges; Информационно-коммуникационные технологии ИКТ ; Оценка жизненного цикла ОЖЦ ; воздействие на окружающую среду ВОС ; интернет газета; методологические трудности; Informations-och kommunikationsteknik IKT ; livscykelanalys LCA ; miljöpåverkan; online media; LCA metodik;

    Abstract : Information and communication technology (ICT) is playing an important role in modern society, contributing to economic growth and affecting society and people’s lifestyles. There are high expectations on ICT to contribute to sustainable development, e.g. through greenhouse gas emissions reductions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of Industrial Milk Production

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Merete Høgaas Eide; [2002]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; dairy; cleaning; sustainability; packaging; LCA; Life Cycle Assessment; toxicity; milk;

    Abstract : Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) was applied to milk production and processing in a study of the Norwegian dairy industry. This method, LCA, is used to assess the potential environmental impact of a material, product or service throughout its entire life cycle, from the extraction of the raw materials, the production process, and the user phase, to the final disposal. READ MORE

  4. 4. Long-term properties of electric cables : a holistic approach to evaluating fire safety

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Viktor Emanuelsson; [2002]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; emissions; PVC; plasticiser; fire; electric cables; life cycle assessment; fire testing; Fire-LCA model; small scale; cable fires; large scale; LCA; migration; ageinf; ventilation; fire statistics; Cascio; polyolefin;

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  5. 5. Life cycle assessment (LCA) : a sustainable management tool?

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Industriell ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Lennart Karlson; [2002]
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