Recycling

An Issues of Waste and Recycling

Abstract The Construction procedures usually produced huge amounts of waste materials that we should be ready to dispose it. There are many options to be used of reusing and recycling the construction waste. The reducing of the quantities of the construction waste is normally comes on priority, but at the end of the construction and completion of the project, amount of waste is disposed and accumulated in the garbage bins. The construction scope of works around the world is the largest consu…


Importance of Recycling For Our Planet

We are supposed to take care of this planet, but are we doing so? We are not doing much. The little effort put into recycling or other small things are not enough. We must make severe changes, especially with all the gas consumption for cars or all the fuel smokes from industries that affect our environment. This must stop now! The rate of global warming is increasing rapidly and we must slow it down before it is too late. We must take action now and save our world. The atmosphere is somethi…


Review on Coca-Cola's Recycling Politics

I am contacting you on behalf of ESS, a company that advances in consultancy services for organizations to instil UN Sustainable Development Goals as a segment of their key strategic development. This helps companies to strengthen brand recognition and prestige to boost its fiscal performance and market share value (Perez, 2015). In 2011, Coca-Cola launched the ‘Water Stewardship Program’ to improve its water policy globally. The policy promised to replenish 100% of the water which …


A Plastic Waste Impact on Planet

  PLASTIC WASTE IMPACTS AND GREEN PLASTIC USAGE Plastic waste is one of the main problems around the world, especially in India. Even though the plastics are very useful, on the other hand, it acts as one of the main contributors to pollution. Not only has it affected soil, water but also the air and our ecosystem. If we look into this issue deeply, we can find that countless amount of plastic waste is produced and it’s not possible to collect them and recycle. In some studies,…


A Research On Recycled Aggregates

LITRETURE SURVEY INTRODUCTION Researchers have conducted some researches from 10 years ago, related to recycled aggregates to be used in concrete roads, pavements, bridges, etc. however, they have not applied recycled aggregates for structural concrete. The purpose of this research is to use recycled aggregate for structural concrete. This chapter focuses on previous research studies about environmental issues, waste management and Recycled Aggregate Concrete (RAC).  ENVIRONMENTAL…


An Examination of Recycling as Cost-Effective

Many people say recycling will save the world; but economically speaking, some argue that it's doing more harm than good. These critics say it also uses more energy than it takes to make products directly from natural resources. In the United States, many communities have programs in which schools, families and businesses participate in recycling. Throughout this essay, one will understand the different view points on whether recycling is really cost-effective. In the late1980's, mu…


The Reasons Why Justin Trudeau and the Canadian Government Should Step In and Reduce the Amount of Plastic Created and Used

Did you know that there’s enough plastic thrown away each year to circle the Earth four times? We use plastic for our everyday lives but we never consider the harmful dangers of it. Plastic is harmful to a lot of things like us and animals. The most damage is done to the environment. Everything we create is either mined, extracted, farmed, grown, fished or cut down and we don’t have that much resources. Since plastic doesn’t ever go away and uses up our resources, we should cr…


An Analysis of the Truth Behind the Use of Biodegradable Plastics and Recycling

In any given week humans are often reminded of how messed up our environment is due to human pollution. Humans have a tendency to leave behind waste, waste that takes centuries to be broken down into reusable organic matter. If you haven't guessed it yet, plastic is the culprit. Plastic is something that scientists thought they had figured out, but actually hadn't. Plastic is everywhere; stores, supermarkets, in the ocean and roadways. This becomes a problem because plastic doesn'…


The Concept of Recycling in the United States and the Environmental Problems in the Future

Comparing to other countries around the world like Japan, recycling in the United States of America is not that popular. Even though people do recycle in the United States, it is not done often as other countries. Recycling in the United States of America is not a social norm due to the fact that it is not promoted enough through out our life.  Recycling is taught at a very young age but as we grow older, it is not engraved into our society of how important it is to recycle. This topic …


An Analysis of the Website of the Bureau of International Recycling

The web site I chose for this third web assignment is the homepage for a worldwide organization that serves as a trade federation of recyclable materials for a large number of Companies, and several National Federations from many countries all over the world. This is the page of the Bureau of International Recycling (BIR). This organization has been working together with many other Recycling-oriented organizations for many years now, being founded in 1948, it has been one of the most solid orga…


Reign Of Recycling

Reign of Recycling is an article written by John Tierney for the New York Times. Within this article he expresses his feelings about how recycling in the United States is no longer useful and the only reason people still participate is because they feel self-righteous by doing so. He offers an approach to how we should handle recycling in the United States and proposes a plan to essentially outlaw recycling as a whole. His main premise is that as a nation we should simply stop recycling and jus…


Strategic Performance Measurement Systems

Introduction The smartphone industry quickly changes and evolves, as depicted by the evolving models of either iPhone or Samsung. But in history, the industry of this technological and telecommunications device is a picture of revolutionary transformation. In the Televisory (2019) blog, the smartphone device was introduced about a decade ago and has changed since—from the simple mobile handsets or conventional models with limited functionalities, until it leaped into a phone that all…


The City of Chicago’s Dilemma with Single-Use Plastics

In the city of Chicago, foam to-go boxes could be banned, and single-use plastics could be restricted at Chicago restaurants under a municipal ordinance proposed aimed at reducing plastic pollution. The “Plastic-Free Water” ordinance introduced by Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Finance Committee Chairman, Scott Waguespack, would give restaurants carryouts and to-go orders until Jan. 1, 2021, to stop serving food in the polystyrene containers commonly used by small neighborhood restaur…


An Autonomus Agrobot Vehicle for Greenhouse Cultivation

Abstract In recent years, people’s interest has grown for the development of the autonomous vehicles like robots in the agriculture. More than forty percent of the population in across the globe chooses agriculture as the primary occupation. This project aims to produce a multifunctional agricultural robot. The tropical climate of India, which makes it difficult for the cultivators to work for long periods of time. As a result creating problems such as wastage and economical loss. The …


Stereolithography and Digital Light Processing

Technology Photopolymerisation processes open the possibility to go directly from Computer-Aided Design (CAD) to a physical prototype. It can be used to make prototypes or a final product. There are also many advantages of this technology over the traditional processes used to develop a product such as allowing early customer involvement in product development, complex shape generation and also saving time as well as money. As the process uses liquid to form objects, there is no structural s…


Making Computer Science Green

There is now a complete design bundle of online courses that teach you web design. This bundle covers the many forms of web design, from JavaScript to Photoshop. This course is over 80 hours of lessons. This $39 bundle will help you build your skills in both specific design programs and principles that make creative works stand out. Several of these courses focus on JavaScript as a fundamental of web design and as a tool for making interactive visual spaces. This bundle gives you lifetime acces…


Meaning of Social Enterprise in Environment Issue

Social enterprise is a form of business whose main aim is to improve social standards as well as serve the common good. These enterprises have gained popularity in the recent past maybe for the reason that govenrments and international organizations are more focused on sustainable development. There are also a lot of organizations set up just to provide funding for novel ideas in the line of social enterprise. The need to protect the ever depleting environmental standards by providing alternati…


Gulf Stone Company and Oil Company

INTRODUCTION With increased use of technology, every answer of our queries is satisfyingly answered by our search engines. These searches bring information to our doorsteps by just a click of our fingertips. Nevertheless, these sources can also be trusted as they are very authentic and save a lot of time too. For one of the oil company, I looked into a journal which had a list presenting the oil companies worldwide. I looked into the section showing the Iraqi companies in the Kurdistan reg…


Product Development: Water Drum

Abstract: Product development plays an important role in critical success of an industry or a business. Product development requires to be properly designed, managed and implemented for economic advantage. The study of product development indubitably focuses on design and product planning, initializing and implementation of an action for the final production. This paper initiates with comprehension of the unique product design and scrupulous analyzation which includes the objectives, budge…


Remediation Plan After Decommissioning of Orange

DECATECH operates a strict environmental policy. Therefore, it is firstly assumed that any shutdown of the site will be a well-planned and well-resourced event. This implies that the shutdown date will be known well in advance and that both production schedules and raw materials purchasing will be planned with the shutdown already factored in. It is not intended to remove all structures or systems from the site. In general, specialist equipment will be distributed to sister plants or sold off i…


Ants` Role in Nutrient Recycling

INTRODUCTION Ants are social creepy crawly that have a place to family Formicidae of arrange Hymenoptera.They are known to seem approximately 120 milion a long time back (Ward, 2007). Depending upon particular variety they may have green, dark, ruddy or metallic body. They are holometabolic creepy crawlies having flexible significance. Ants are living together in shape of bunches which comprise of more prominent number of people. These bunches have ordinarily three castes named as speciali…


The Benefits of UPS VRLA Batteries

The Elite VRLA (sealed) UPS battery range is specifically designed and manufactured for high rate applications when high power density is required in a small footprint. This battery is available in a 3 to 5-year design life and a 6 or 10-year design life. The ELITE high rate battery is covered by a 12-month replacement guarantee from the date of dispatch from our workshop in Johannesburg. This battery uses the well-proven absorbed glass matt technology known as AGM. With its specially designe…


Hazard of Ship Beaching and IMO`s Regulatory Effectiveness

The average life cycle of modern ship is between 20 and 25 years and at the end of this cycle it becomes uneconomical for operations and maintenance due to a lack of parts, corrosion and steel fatigue. The ship becomes a waste to be disposed either by sinking or by abandonment and as well by demolition for recycling. Demolition is the most economical and environmentally friendly option if carried out in a safe and clean environment. Ship demolition is a complex and hazardous industry with great…


Systems of Government in Sweden

Economy Sweden has an open market economy making it a capitalist country. People own their own businesses and properties. The tax in Sweden pays for education, health care, and child care. The wealth in Sweden is created by large and private businesses. They export engines, and other machines, motor vehicles, telecommunications equipment, etc. Agricultural products in Sweden consist of barley, wheat, sugar, beets, etc. In the north of Sweden hay and potatoes are the main crops. The unemplo…


A Research Paper on the Recycling of Thermoset Materials into Thermoplastic Composites

Abstract Thermoset process scrap costs companies millions of dollars annually. Specific thermoplastics could benefit from the addition of recycled thermoset material. The incorporation of thermoset regrind into thermoplastic material would provide a viable alternative for the thermoset scrap that is currently sent to the landfills. Theory and Background When a thermoset part has been cross-linked, that material either has to be used in the application it was intended for, or thrown out…


The Use of Recycled Asphalt Pavements within New Pavements in America

As prematurely as 1993, the Environmental Protection Agency and Federal Highway Administration singled out asphalt pavement as “America’s No. 1 recycled product” in a statement to Congress; asphalt pavement maintains its leading status in recycled materials as it is reclaimed and reused at a higher rate every successive year than any other product within the nation (Ross, 2018). This paper will analyze the use of recycled asphalt pavements within new pavements by first providi…


Zero Waste System by Migros

Migros has an important place in providing sustainability. Migros sends organic waste consisting of food products to biogas plants. In 2015, lots of tons of Electrical and electronic equipment waste produced by migros was put into an e-waste recycling application. Additionally, 1.24 tons of batteries were collected and 8.3 batteries were recycled through battery waste collection bins found at Migros stores. In addition, vegetable oils collected through waste oil cans were sent to licensed firms…


Green Retailing in Mexico

Walmart de Mexico y Centroamérica: For “Walmart México y Centroamérica”, it is a priority to reduce the generation of waste, since they are misused resources that increase costs to customers, society and to the business itself. In this sense, the company is committed in promoting a more circular economy, which is why they are currently working on initiatives to avoid wasting resources and sending waste derived from its operation to sanitary landfills. Also, th…


Political corruption in Latin America and Recycling

Political corruption is a serious problem limiting development in emerging economies. Many scholars have identified corruption as the new enemy of democratization, blaming it for limiting political and socio-economic development of most developing nations (Bardhan P.,1997; Seligson M., 2002, Canache D. and Allison M., 2005). Although no one can really measure “corruption” due to its discrete nature and the different discourses defining it, citizen’s perception of corruption ca…


Corporate Governance in German Companies

German corporate governance has been characterized by market interest, resource recycling, long-term commitment and stable company networks. This system demonstrated significant complementarities of steady long-term employment, workforce retention, efficient production performance, high inflation and income dispersion, and post-war cooperative labor relations. In the mid-1990s, corporate governance fundamentally transformed the role of banks, the unwinding of corporate networks, the rise of mul…


The Chicago Recycling Coalition

Introduction The increase in climate change-related weather events, and the rise in pollution across the globe requires the implementation of the most appropriate and sustainable practices. To this end, municipalities have established recycling policies to salvage marketable materials, eliminate the need for wasteful disposal mechanisms like landfilling and incinerating, provide a potential revenue stream, and foster environmental awareness in order to garner public support. Yet, the 34.3% n…


A Description of the Different Uses and Benefits of Recycling

Reusing products is one way to cut down on what we throw away this is called recycle. Recycle reduces the amount of waste that needs to be buried in a landfill. This reduction in volume may result in reduced disposal costs to add to the useful life expectancy of a landfill. And recycling puts discarded material to valuable use, cutting down on a litter and conserving natural resources. In some localities, recycled materials are sold. A person living in an industrialized, wealthy nation may p…


Museum of Modern Art and Environment Issue

20,000sqm site area with a neighboring classical Museum of Modern Art main building is what the architects had to work with, creating the new pavilion. Because of its location, in a park at the southern end of a historical Victorian-style housing district, it was necessary to consider both: the preservation of the dense growth of 150-year old trees in the park and the surrounding historical neighborhood. Another major thing to influence the design probably was Toledo´s history, closely li…


Mechanical characterization of recycled polymers

Background and motivation for the research Plastics are made up of polymers and addictive. The percentage of polymer contained can vary from 20% to 100% depending on the application of which it is intended [3]. For simplicity purpose, plastics can be subdivided into two main categories; thermoplastics and thermosets. This distinction relates on the processing route as well as which recycling route can be applied and the basic molecular structure. A virgin plastic/material refer to the first …


Recycling of Plastic Bottles

Waste plastic bottles are discarded bottles after use. They mainly made of polyester (PET), polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP) as raw materials (Merrington, 2017). In general, the second-biggest plastic packaging in the world is polyethylene terephthalate material (Stieger 2017). As indicated by the media reviews, around one million plastic bottles are sold each second around the world, and this amount will grow by 20% through 2021. At that point, over five hundred billion plastic bottles ap…


Plastic Pollution in the Oceans

Every year, millions of families, friends, college kids, grandparents, single men and women, and every other group of people visit the beach. They lay their towels down on the warm sand, lather up on sunscreen, set down the cooler and open a chilled soda and sandwich, and listen to the waves wash up on shore. A brother and sister throw a volleyball around, making sure to hit a napping old man in his lawn chair. A little girl and her father are jumping and diving into the waves, and the little g…


Options to Use Recycling Aggregates

INTRODUCTION Researchers have conducted some researches from 10 years ago, related to recycled aggregates to be used in concrete roads, pavements, bridges, etc. however, they have not applied recycled aggregates for structural concrete. The purpose of this research is to use recycled aggregate for structural concrete. This chapter focuses on previous research studies about environmental issues, waste management and Recycled Aggregate Concrete (RAC).  ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT Envir…


Slag Recycling in Modern Production

ABSTRACT The here studied slags derived from the ferronickel production, Doniambo, New Caledonia. The microstructural characterization shows that the ferronickel slags (FNS) are microcrystalline heterogeneous material whose main components are vitreous-like silicate, forsterite, quartz and enstatite with traces of chromite, calcite and akaganeite. Our results show that we can use up to 20% of FNS slag as a partial replacement of cement in mortar without compromising the mechanical properties…


Danger of Plastics Pollution Issue

When I was listening to the policy from my ENG 101 teacher which is reusable plastic policy, meaning no bottled water or plastic cups or plastic lined paper cups, I just talked to myself “Wow, that an interesting teacher I have for this quarter!” When my teacher has this policy, I think that he is the person who has a responsibility with our environment, our life and our future life, including nature life and human life. He wants to prompt us that protecting environment around us is…


Comparision of Exosome Proteins

Exosome are considered as one of the key biomarker for different disease at present time. Exosome is combination of protein, lipids, RNA and metabolites. Exosome associated protein is primarily been used for detection of disease. Research works are reported on analysis of different Exosome associated protein and its use as biomarker especially for urine, heart and cancer related disease. In present review report a brief work on Exosome so far done is reported. Composition of Exosome associate p…


Overview on Reduce, Reuse, Required Recycling

With mandatory recycling laws, the Earth has a good chance of becoming a greener world. When I was younger, WALL-E came out in theaters. Although I enjoyed the movie’s theme of love and exploration, I did not realise until now that the movie conveys a different meaning. This new theme pertains to the future of the Earth, and how throwing away reusable resources can harm our future generations. Because the U.S. population increases every year, the scarcity of plastic and paper for the y…


Should Recycling be Mandatory In the U.S

With more and more countries, states, and cities catching onto the recycling trend the question of whether or not recycling should be mandatory in the U.S. is being brought up often.  This topic is being pushed frequently since some link waste and pollution to global warming. Some believe recycling should be mandatory due to the positive effects it can have on the environment like, reduce waste, and preserve energy. However, some do not because of the possible costliness, its can be unsaf…


Recycling Has Its Ups and Downs

Recycling is a matter of life or death. Not only affecting products, recycling can restore the air we breathe, the health of humans and animals, and the amount of time that we have on this earth.  If we ignore this and do not recycle as much as possible, then life as we know it will end. The air will get harder to breathe, water will become toxic, trees and plants will die off, and animals will become extinct. Last will be humans. Recycling is a circle that can either keep going around or…


The Achievements and Future of Bottle-To-Bottle Recycling

With environmental movements to ban grocery bags and drinking straws, it seems that to the public eye “plastic” has become a dirty word.  Natural ecosystems are harmed by the large amounts of plastic waste produced, but to society today, plastic is irreplaceable. The material is light, cheap, and extremely versatile. The challenge, then, is not to eliminate the use of plastic, but to engineer ways for plastic to be more environmentally efficient, while also remaining conveni…


How Recycling Can Change the World

In United States, American citizens produce and use over 300 million tons of plastic every year, which fifty percent of this plastic are single-use plastic such as straws, drinking bottles, bags and wrappers (BETTINA WASSENER). There are many solutions to fixing these issues, recycling is one of the most important of all , in order for it to be successful citizens must be involved, the solution starts with the citizens making positive movements.  The main problem revolving around single…