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Articles 4 records found  
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14 p, 2.5 MB On the circular bioeconomy and decoupling : implications for sustainable growth / Giampietro, Mario (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals)
This paper explores the existing confusion around the conceptual definitions and interpretations of the term circular bioeconomy. The co-existence of diametrically opposite interpretations of the concept indicates lack of a serious discussion of its theoretical foundations. [...]
2019 - 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2019.05.001
Ecological Economics, Vol. 162 (August 2019) , p. 143-156  
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30 p, 1.4 MB Transforming rooftops into productive urban spaces in the Mediterranean : an LCA comparison of agri-urban production and photovoltaic energy generation / Corcelli, F. (Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope". Dipartimento di Scienza e Tecnologia) ; Fiorentino, G. (Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope". Dipartimento di Scienza e Tecnologia) ; Petit, Anna (Petit Boix) (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Rieradevall, Joan (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals)
A key strategy towards sustainable urban development is designing cities for increased circular metabolism. The transformation of areas underused, such as urban rooftops, into productive spaces is being increasingly implemented as a result of associated multiple benefits. [...]
2019 - 10.1016/j.resconrec.2019.01.040
Resources, conservation and recycling, Vol. 144 (May 2019) , p. 321-336
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Sustainability assessment of home-made solar cookers for use in developed countries / Mendoza, Joan Manuel F. (The University of Manchester. School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science) ; Gallego-Schmid, Alejandro (The University of Manchester. School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science) ; Schmidt Rivera, Ximena C. (The University of Manchester. School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science) ; Rieradevall, Joan (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Azapagic, Adisa (The University of Manchester. School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science)
The sustainability benefits of using solar cookers in developing countries have been analysed widely in the literature. However, the sustainability potential of solar cookers in developed economies has not been explored yet, which is the topic of this paper. [...]
2019 - 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.08.125
Science of the total environment, Vol. 648 (Jan. 2019) , p.184-196  
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Ecological network analysis of growing tomatoes in an urban rooftop greenhouse / Piezer, Kayla (University of Toledo. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (USA)) ; Petit Boix, Anna (University of Freiburg. Chair of Societal Transition and Circular Economy) ; Sanjuan Delmás, David (Ghent University. Green Chemistry and Technology) ; Briese, Emily (University of Toledo. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (USA)) ; Celik, Ilke (University of Wisconsin) ; Rieradevall, Joan (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Josa, Alejandro (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament d'Enginyeria Civil i Ambiental) ; Apul, Defne (University of Toledo. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (USA))
Urban agriculture has emerged as an alternative to conventional rural agriculture seeking to foster a sustainable circular economy in cities. When considering the feasibility of urban agriculture and planning for the future of food production and energy, it is important to understand the relationships between energy flows throughout the system, identify their strengths and weaknesses, and make suggestions to optimize the system. [...]
2019 - 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.09.293
Science of the Total Environment, Vol. 651, Part 1 (February 2019) , p. 1495-1504  

Research literature 1 records found  
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162 p, 1.9 MB El despilfarro de alimentos en la Unión Europea y Catalunya en 2019 : análisis político-legislativo sobre la implantación del ODS 12.3 / Ansotegui, Julen ; Pont Castejón, Isabel, dir. (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Dret Públic i de Ciències Historicojurídiques) ; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Facultat de Dret
El presente trabajo aborda la temática del despilfarro de alimentos en la Unión Europea y Catalunya, una problemática que ha ido mostrando graves repercusiones medioambientales en los más recientes estudios. [...]
The current paper tackles the topic of food waste in the European Union and Catalonia. A matter that previous research has shown serious environmental consequences. The paper is specifically focused on the political and legal response engaged by both territories with regards to the SDG 12. [...]

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