Low-Carbon Infrastructure


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Energy saving of the air pressure system

Author: 
Tsukasa
SAITO
Presentation
English
June 2013 Topics:
In Waste Management & Research

Landfilling is the most common and cost-effective waste disposal method, and it is widely applied throughout the world. In developing countries in Asia there is currently a trend...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2013 Topics:
The structure, content and implementation of green procurement

Agenda 21, which was adopted at the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED Earth Summit), placed Green Purchasing as a key tool to both reduce...

Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
Hazardous Waste Management

The basic qualitative indicator Hazardous Waste refers to the existence of regulations controlling hazardous waste. The presence of regulations themselves should also promote...

Author: 
Michikazu Kojima
Agamuthu Pariatamby
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
Standards for Collection, Storage, Transport, Recovery, Treatment and Disposal to Ensure Environmentally Sound Management of E-waste

Global sales of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) have been rising significantly over the last few years. The rapid uptake of information technology around the world,...

Author: 
Sunil Herat
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
Recycling Legislation based on the Concept of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)

The EPR indicator refers to the existence or strengthening of policies on recycling and waste management targeting specific end-of-life products or waste streams, and involves...

Author: 
Tomohiro Tasaki
Michikazu Kojima
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:

Public awareness of appropriate solid waste management practices (3Rs; Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) is the starting point for and fundamental ingredient of a sound material-cycle and...

Author: 
Naoya Abe
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
In Waste Management & Research

At present, there are many environmental, economic and social problems associated with poor municipal solid waste (MSW) management in Thailand. The development of sustainable solid...

Author: 
Shabbir H Gheewala
Sébastien Bonnet
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2012 Topics:

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