Tag: Waste

UK Food Waste Management following the European Union (EU) Directives

Introduction Global warming is a well known problem facing our society today however, food waste which contributes about 30-31% of global warming is not largely recognised (EIPRO) Environmental Impact of Product. Food waste, a biodegradable waste is largely disposed in landfill due to unawareness of its effect on the environment. Methane gas is released during …

A Report on Anaerobic Digestion: The design, planning, implementation and sustainability of a waste management operation at Manchester Metropolitan University Business School.

Executive Summary In higher education establishments such as, Manchester Metropolitan Business School reducing the costs associated with waste management, energy consumption and carbon emissions has been high on the agenda. This report seeks to examine one option for the business school. The feasibility of this option is discussed in detail and a number of considerations …

The correlation between waste management strategies in onshore oil and gas operations and the overall environmental responsibilities of oil companies

Problem Statement and Research Objective The purpose of this research is to find out about the different types of waste management strategies and consider how these relate to the overall environmental responsibilities of oil companies. This will allow a determination to be made as to whether particular types of waste management strategies are associated with …