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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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23 p, 12.5 MB Introducing eco-ideation and creativity techniques to increase and diversify the applications of eco-materials: the case of cork in the building sector / Sierra-Pérez, Jorge (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; López-Forniés, Ignacio (Universidad de Zaragoza. Departamento de Ingeniería de Diseño y Fabricación) ; Boschmonart-Rives, Jesús (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Enginyeria Química, Biològica i Ambiental) ; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Enginyeria Química, Biològica i Ambiental)
Cork is an eco-material that has recently been attracting growing interest due to the expanding strategy of sustainable product design, which aims to replace non-renewable materials in the building market. [...]
2016 - 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.07.121
Journal of cleaner production, Vol. 137 (Nov. 2016) , p. 606-616  
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41 p, 805.1 KB Development of urban solar infrastructure to support low-carbon mobility / Fernández Mendoza, Joan Manuel (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Sanyé Mengual, Esther (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Angrill Toledo, Sara (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; García Lozano, Raúl (Inèdit Innovació S.L) ; Feijoo Costa, Gumersindo (Universidad de Santiago de Compostela. Departamento de Ingeniería Química) ; Josa Garcia-Tornel, Alejandro (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament d'Enginyeria Terreny, Cartogràfica i Geofísica) ; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Rieradevall, Joan (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament d'Enginyeria Química, Biològica i Ambiental)
The provision of an adequate network of urban infrastructures is essential to create clean and energy-efficient urban mobility systems. However, the urban infrastructure to support sustainable mobility can produce a substantial environmental burden if no life cycle environmental criteria are applied in its design and management. [...]
2015 - 10.1016/j.enpol.2015.05.022
Energy policy, vol. 85 (Oct. 2015) , p. 102-114  
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35 p, 519.9 KB Eco-designing the use phase of products in sustainable manufacturing : the importance of maintenance and communication-to-user strategies / Sanyé Mengual, Esther (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Pérez López, Paula ; González García, Sara ; García Lozano, Raúl ; Feijoo Costa, Gumersindo ; Moreira, Maria Teresa ; Gabarrell Durany, Xavier (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Rieradevall, Joan (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals)
Sustainable manufacturing has increasingly included design for environment methodologies with the objective of improving the environmental performance of products over their entire life cycles. Current European Union (EU) directives on eco-design focus on the use phase of energy-related products (ErPs). [...]
2014 - 10.1111/jiec.12161
Journal of industrial ecology, Vol. 18 Issue 4 (August 2014) , p. 545-577  

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