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The use of reverse logistics for waste management in a Brazilian grocery retailer
Retail growth is a result of the diversification of departments with the intention to look to consumer's needs and level of demand. Pressed by consumers and by the law, the adoption of environmental preservation practices ...
Adequacy Index Of Municipal Solid Waste Management As A Planning Tool: Use In The State Of Sao Paulo, Brazil
(Assoc Brasileira Engenharia Sanitaria AmbientalRio de Janeiro, 2016)
Adequacy Index Of Municipal Solid Waste Management As A Planning Tool: Use In The State Of São Paulo, BrazilÍndice De Adequação Do Gerenciamento De Resíduos Sólidos Urbanos Como Ferramenta Para O Planejamento: Aplicação No Estado De São Paulo
(ABES - Associacao Brasileira de Engenharia Sanitaria e Ambiental, 2016)
Prospects for the use of municipal tree pruning wastes in particleboard production
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the physical and mechanical properties of particleboard made with pruning wastes from Ipê (Tabebuia serratifolia) and Chapéu-de-Sol (Terminalia catappa) trees. Particleboards were ...
Bioremediation of cooking oil waste using lipases from wastes
Cooking oil waste leads to well-known environmental impacts and its bioremediation by lipase-based enzymatic activity can minimize the high cytotoxic potential. In addition, they are among the biocatalysts most commercialized ...
Scenario evaluation for the management of household solid waste in small Brazilian municipalities
As achieving Brazil’s National Policy on Solid Waste-based goals effectively is not simple, there are alternatives such as intermunicipal cooperation by consortium or privatization. Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate ...
Brief overview of the brazilian legislation and the radioactive wastes geologic repository project
This chapter brings a brief nuclear legislation scenario in force in Brazil and the competences of several bodies which control and regulate the nuclear industry. It describes the various roles of such bodies and the ...
Sostenibilidad ambiental: Gestión de residuos odontológicos en el Servicio PúblicoSustentabilidade ambiental: Gerenciamento de resíduos odontológicos no Serviço Público
Introduction: medical waste is a serious problem for both society and the environment, and knowledge about its proper management is essential for the training of health care professionals. Objective: evaluate knowledge ...