Categories: Waste & Recycling, Hazardous Waste

Assessment of waste management technology using BATNEEC options, technology quality method and multi-criteria analysis

Abstract: Best Available Techniques Not Entailing Excessive Costs (BATNEEC) options, technology quality method and multi-criteria analysis were proposed as means of developing indices for evaluating municipal waste management systems. The proposed indic… more »

Green Building Market and Impact Report

Based on average materials costs, green building materials represented approximately $14.5 billion in cumulative spending through 2010, reaching nearly $120 billion by 2030. Moreover, the embodied energy in buildings that are renovated instead of dem… more »

How does environmental performance affect financial performance? Evidence from Japanese manufacturing firms

Abstract: This paper examines the effects of environmental performance on financial performance using the data of Japanese manufacturing firms from 2004 to 2008. As the environmental performance [factors the] study considers ... waste and greenhouse gas… more »

A multi-agent simulation model for spatial optimisation of manure allocation

Abstract: The EU Nitrate Directive has spurred many countries to regulate manure production and manure application. Farmers have three allocation options: spreading manure on their own land, transporting manure to other farmers' land or processing manur… more »