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Theme: Systems for Resource Recovery

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WR0201: Recycling of Low Grade Clothing Waste
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2007, Cost £154,500
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Oakdene Hollins Ltd
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
incl. processing and reprocessing, Economic Research, Economics, Environmental Protection, Forecasting, Analysis, Market Development and Intervention, Market Transformation, Policy Analysis/Evaluation, Processes, Recycling, Sorting systems, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Systems for Resource Recovery, Technology, Uncover market opportunities outside WRAP's remit, Understanding resource flows, Understanding socio-economic benefits of recycling, Waste, Waste collection and handling systems, Waste Management
 
 
WR0202: Developing Bulk WEEE Polymer Separation and Analysis Techniques
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2007, Cost £209,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Axion Recycling Limited
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
incl. processing and reprocessing, Environmental Impact, Environmental Protection, Impact, Materials, Method Development, Monitoring and evaluation, Performance measurement and benchmarking, Sorting systems, Systems for Resource Recovery, Techniques & methodolgies for waste management, Waste, Waste collection and handling systems, Waste Management
 
 
WR0203: Biorecycling: Resource Recovery and Reduction of Oily Hazardous Wastes via Biosurfactant Washing and Remediation
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2007, Cost £263,312
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Teesside
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
incl. processing and reprocessing, Cleaning Systems, Environment, Environmental Protection, Hazardous Waste, Pollution - Prevention and Control, Pollution Prevention and Control, Products and Processes, Sorting systems, Systems for Resource Recovery, Technology, Waste, Waste Management
 
 
WR0204: New technologies to allow beneficial reuse of silt from construction and demolition waste recycling washing plant
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2008, Cost £201,742
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   The Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
incl. processing and reprocessing, Aggregates, Carbon Dioxide, Civil Engineering, Cleaning Systems, Database, Encourage change in resource use/waste generation, Environmental Protection, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Analysis, Analytical Chemistry, Materials Science, Policy Development, Process Technology, Processes, Recycling, Sorting systems, Systems for Resource Recovery, Understanding waste composition and trends, Waste, Waste Management
 
 
WR0205: Integrated Systems for Practical Recovery on Non-MSW Waste Streams
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2007, Cost £183,548
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Southampton
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
incl. processing and reprocessing, Database, Encourage change in resource use/waste generation, Environmental Protection, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Analysis, Industrial, Marketing, Materials, Policy Development, Recycling, Sorting systems, Systems for Resource Recovery, Understanding waste composition and trends, Waste, Waste Management
 
 
WR0207: Review of Waste Strategy 2000 - Provision of SEA Research Consultancy
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2006, Cost £88,274
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Enviros Ltd
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Impact assessment, Indicators, Method Development, Modelling, Policy Analysis/Evaluation, Policy Development, SEA - Strategic Environmental Assessment, Systems for Resource Recovery, Waste, Waste collection and handling systems, Waste Management
 
 
WR0208: The Organic Waste Use Consultation
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2007, Cost £37,667
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   WTA Education Services Ltd
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
Biowaste, Communities, Environmental Protection, Household, Recycling, Social Research, Systems for Resource Recovery, Understand/enhance pro-environmental behaviour, Waste, Waste collection and handling systems, Waste Management, Behaviour change
 
 
WR0209: Enhancing Participation in Kitchen Waste Collections
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2010, Cost £228,700
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Save Waste and Prosper Ltd, WasteWatch, Resource Recovery Forum, Brook Lyndhurst
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
Biowaste, Database, Effective household waste prevention, Environmental Protection, Household, Analysis, Recycling, Attitudes, Social Dimension, Social Research, Systems for Resource Recovery, Understand/enhance pro-environmental behaviour, Understanding economic & political causal factors, Waste, Waste collection and handling systems, Waste Management, Behaviour change
 
 
WR0210: Greenhouse Gas Impacts of Biowaste Management
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2011, Cost £100,055
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Environmental Resources Management - Oxford
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
Biowaste, Climate Change, Composting, Economics, Energy, Environmental Effects, Environmental Protection, Greenhouse Effect, Household, Analysis, Impact, Marketing, Policy Development, Recycling, Systems for Resource Recovery, Technology, Understanding socio-economic benefits of recycling, Waste, Waste Management
 
 
WR0211: Unlocking the Potential of Community Composting
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2010, Cost £210,547
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - The Open
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Keywords:  
Biowaste, Communities, Composting, Effective household waste prevention, Environment and Health, Environmental Impacts, Environmental Protection, Health Effects, Social Dimension, Systems for Resource Recovery, Techniques & methodolgies for waste management, Understand/enhance pro-environmental behaviour, Understanding economic & political causal factors, Understanding resource flows, Waste, Waste collection and handling systems, Waste Management
 
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