Search for dissertations about: "doctoral thesis in environmental accounting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 89 swedish dissertations containing the words doctoral thesis in environmental accounting.

  1. 1. Towards environmental historical national accounts for Sweden methodological considerations and estimates for the 19th and 20th centuries

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Magnus Lindmark; Umeå universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; historical national accounts; environmental history; environmental accounting; historical environmental accounting; iron ore; standing timber; pollution; environmental Kuznets curve;

    Abstract : New questions in a changing economy demands development of both contemporary and historical national accounts. One such question concerns economic and environmental relationships. From a national accounting perspective this issue has been approached in terms of environmental accounting. READ MORE

  2. 2. Occupational air pollutants and non-malignant respiratory disorders especially in miners thesis IX

    University dissertation from Umeå : Yrkes- och miljömedicin

    Author : Ulf Hedlund; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : respiratory symptoms; occupational epidemiology; mining; asthma; airway inflammation; dust; diesel exhaust; quartz; chronic bronchitis; silicosis; Occupational and Environmental Medicine; arbets- och miljömedicin;

    Abstract : Aim. To assess associations between occupational air pollution and respiratory health, especially in miners.Background. Indications of associations between occupational exposure or social economic status and respiratory health have been found in several population-based studies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessment of human exposure to per- and polyfluorinated compounds (PFCs) : exposure through food, drinking water, house dust and indoor air

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Ingrid Ericson Jogsten; Örebro universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; human exposure; per- and polyfluorinated compunds PFCs ; dietary intake; drinking water; indoor environment; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry Environmental chemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi Miljökemi; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi; Miljökemi; Environmental Chemistry; Kemi; Chemistry;

    Abstract : Per- and polyfluorinated compounds (PFCs) are detected in humans worldwide but all sources of human exposure have not been fully characterized. The aim of this thesis was to evaluate the contributions from food, water, air and dust as sources for human PFC exposure in the general population. READ MORE

  4. 4. Persistent halogenated pollutants in mothers´ milk

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Materials and Environmental Chemistry (MMK), Stockholm University

    Author : Johan Fång; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Environmental Chemistry; miljökemi;

    Abstract : Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are substances that degrade slowly, are distributed wotldwide, bioaccumulate and are harmful to both animals and humans. The release of POPs to the environment was the preamble to human background contamination. READ MORE

  5. 5. Significance of transport dynamics on concentration statistics and expected mass fraction based risk assessment in the subsurface

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Veljko Srzic; KTH.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Local scale dispersion; Heterogeneity structure; Concentration moments; Moment collapse; Expected mass fraction;

    Abstract : This thesis relies on a Langrangian framework used for conservative tracer transport simulations through 2-D heterogeneous porous media. Conducted numerical simulations enable large sets of concentration values in both spatial and temporal domains. READ MORE