Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining

Written By Shahjadi Hisan Farjana
Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 14 January 2021
  • ISBN : 0323854524
  • Pages : 188 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining written by Shahjadi Hisan Farjana which was release on 14 January 2021, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining addresses sustainable mining issues based on life cycle assessment, providing a thorough guide to implementing LCAs using sustainability metrics. The book details current research on LCA methodologies related to mining, their outcomes, and how to relate sustainable mining concepts in a circular economy. It is an in-depth, foundational reference for developing ideas for technological advancement through designing reduced-emission mining equipment or processes. It includes literature reviews and theoretical concepts of life cycle assessments applied in mining industries, sustainability metrics and problems related to mining and mineral processing industries identified by the life cycle assessment results. This book will aid researchers, students and academics in the field of environmental science, mining engineering and sustainability to see LCA technology outcomes which would be useful for the future development of environmentally-friendly mining processes. Details state-of-the-art life cycle assessment theory and practices applied in the mining and mineral processing industries Includes in-depth, practical case studies outlined with life cycle assessment results to show future pathways for sustainability enhancement Provides fundamental knowledge on how to measure sustainability metrics using life cycle assessment in mining industries

Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining

Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining
  • Author : Shahjadi Hisan Farjana,M. A. Parvez Mahmud,Nazmul Huda
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-01-14
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining addresses sustainable mining issues based on life cycle assessment, providing a thorough guide to implementing LCAs using sustainability metrics. The book details current research on LCA methodologies related to mining, their outcomes, and how to relate sustainable mining concepts in a circular economy. It ...

Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining

Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining
  • Author : Shahjadi Hisan Farjana,M. A. Parvez Mahmud,Nazmul Huda
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-02-01
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : Life Cycle Assessment for Sustainable Mining addresses sustainable mining issues based on life cycle assessment, providing a thorough guide to implementing LCAs using sustainability metrics. The book details current research on LCA methodologies related to mining, their outcomes, and how to relate sustainable mining concepts in a circular economy. It ...

Life Cycle Assessment Handbook

Life Cycle Assessment Handbook
  • Author : Mary Ann Curran
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-11-07
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : The first book of its kind, the LCA Handbook will become an invaluable resource for environmentally progressive manufacturers and suppliers, product and process designers, executives and managers, and government officials who want to learn about this essential component of environmental sustainability....

Application of Life Cycle Assessment to Estimate Environmental Impacts of Surface Coal Mining

Application of Life Cycle Assessment to Estimate Environmental Impacts of Surface Coal Mining
  • Author : Ofentse Ditsele
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 306
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : "Coal plays an important role in meeting the energy needs of the World. Given its abundance and low cost, its use is bound to increase with the growing energy demand. Despite its importance, there are concerns over coal's environmental burdens. In order to extract and use coal in a sustainable ...

Progress in Life Cycle Assessment 2019

Progress in Life Cycle Assessment 2019
  • Author : Stefan Albrecht,Matthias Fischer,Philip Leistner,Liselotte Schebek
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-09-21
  • Total pages : 239
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : This book covers the latest developments in life cycle assessment LCA both in terms of methodology and its application in various research areas. It includes methodological questions as well as case studies concerning energy and mobility, materials and engineering, sustainable construction and future technologies. With numerous research articles from leading ...

Life Cycle Assessment of Energy Systems

Life Cycle Assessment of Energy Systems
  • Author : Nicholas Sakellariou
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-05-04
  • Total pages : 366
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : Energy and sustainability are two of the most important and often most misunderstood subjects in our world today. As these two subjects have grown in importance over the last few decades, interest in the Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) model has grown as well, as a potentially crucial tool in understanding ...

Life Cycle Approaches to Sustainable Regional Development

Life Cycle Approaches to Sustainable Regional Development
  • Author : Stefania Massari,Guido Sonnemann,Fritz Balkau
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2016-12-08
  • Total pages : 338
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : 26 Circular economy and regional implications -- 27 Life cycle management for regional development in France: Example of building sector -- 28 From product LCAs to territorial LCAs: Methodological principles -- 29 Integrated life cycle and risk assessment of human health impacts in Catalonia -- 30 LCA application in regional waste management in Chile -- 31 ...

Green Energy

Green Energy
  • Author : M. A. Parvez Mahmud,Shahjadi Hisan Farjana
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-05-15
  • Total pages : 410
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : Green Energy: A Sustainable Future looks at lifecycle assessment theory, practice and methodologies applied in renewable energy power plants. The state-of-the-art lifecycle assessment methodologies applied in power generation units are discussed, along with LCA analysis and key findings from energy production processes. Providing fundamental knowledge on how to measure sustainability ...

Emerging Technologies

Emerging Technologies
  • Author : Nora Savage,Michael E. Gorman,Anita Street
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2013-05-07
  • Total pages : 342
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : Traditional Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) methodologies affect the public health and environmental impacts from a material, product, process or activity. The authors of this book suggest that a more holistic approach that incorporates societal and behavioral dimensions will create better results. They discuss how to develop an adaptive framework that ...

Sustainable Development in Practice

Sustainable Development in Practice
  • Author : Adisa Azapagic,Slobodan Perdan,Roland Clift
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2004-07-23
  • Total pages : 446
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : This groundbreaking text provides background theory on the concept of sustainable development (environmental, social and economic aspects) and presents a series of practical case studies on such topics as waste water management, air quality, solid waste management and renewable energy....

Mining and the Environment

Mining and the Environment
  • Author : Karlheinz Spitz,John Trudinger
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-08-30
  • Total pages : 796
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : The history of mining is replete with controversy of which much is related to environmental damage and consequent community outrage. Over recent decades, this has led to increased pressure to improve the environmental and social performance of mining operations, particularly in developing countries. The industry has responded by embracing the ...

23 European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering

23 European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering
  • Author : Siyu Yang,Xiaoping Jia,Chen Yun,Yu Qian
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-06-10
  • Total pages : 1088
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : A framework is proposed for sustainability study of coal based chemical and energy processes. Comprehensive analysis from efficiency, energy, economic, and environment perspectives. Process modelling, synthesis, and life cycle analysis, are conducted. Based on these multi-layer analyses, optimization is applied to explore for new process innovation and existing process modification. ...

Achieving Environmental Stewardship in Iron and Steel Sector Through Application of Life Cycle Assessment

Achieving Environmental Stewardship in Iron and Steel Sector Through Application of Life Cycle Assessment
  • Author : Mohan Yellishetty
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : The aims of this thesis are: (1) To develop improved knowledge and understanding of material flows and life cycle assessments of the iron and steel industries and(2) suggest policy directions based on the knowledge and understandings gained. It is hoped that improved environmental performance and environmental stewardship for the iron and ...

Life cycle Assessment of Metals

Life cycle Assessment of Metals
  • Author : Alain Dubreuil
  • Publisher : S E T A C Foundation for
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 273
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : Download or read online Life cycle Assessment of Metals written by Alain Dubreuil, published by S E T A C Foundation for which was released on 2005. Get Life cycle Assessment of Metals Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

LCA of an ecolabeled notebook consideration of social and environmental impacts along the entire life cycle

LCA of an ecolabeled notebook   consideration of social and environmental impacts along the entire life cycle
  • Author : Andreas Ciroth,Juliane Franze
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0323854524
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Summary : Download or read online LCA of an ecolabeled notebook consideration of social and environmental impacts along the entire life cycle written by Andreas Ciroth,Juliane Franze, published by Lulu.com which was released on 2011. Get LCA of an ecolabeled notebook consideration of social and environmental impacts along the entire life ...