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Comparative analysis of waste-to-energy alternatives for a low-capacity power plant in Brazil
(Sage Publications Ltd, 2018-03-01)
The Brazilian National Solid Waste Policy has been implemented with some difficulty, especially in convincing the different actors of society about the importance of conscious awareness among every citizen and businesses ...
Manejo de resíduos de laboratórios químicos em universidades - estudo de caso do departamento de química da UFSCar.
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosBRUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Engenharia Urbana, 2005-06-30)
The universities have a basic role in a formation of a citizen, in other words, they are centers of science, technology and knowledge that affect all the society. However, the universities, through their activities of ...
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 ...
Planes de manejo de residuos de generadores de alto volumen: El caso de la Central de Abasto del Distrito Federal, México
The Main Public Market the Central de Abasto in Mexico City is the largest and most important food distribution center in the world. It markets 30% of the agricultural production and reports an average entry of 30 thousand ...
Recycling potential of urban solid waste destined for sanitary landfills: the case of Indaiatuba, SP, Brazil
(Sage Publications Ltd, 2014)
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 ...
Consequential lifecycle modelling of solid waste management systems – Reviewing choices and exploring their consequences
Application of consequential lifecycle assessment modelling has gained increased interest in the area of solid waste management. In such assessments, identification of affected technologies and choices of system boundary ...
Cost assessment and benefits of using RFID in reverse logistics of waste electrical & Electronic equipment (WEEE)
The Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) has been increasingly used in order to leverage aspects related to products and services such as: safety, convenience, authentication, process efficiency. As its name suggests, the ...