Defra - Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

Science Search

Science and Research Projects

Keyword Search: Benchmarking

Detailed below are science projects that have the keywords you selected.

View whole list 
   1  2                  Page 1 of 2 pages.  (15)
 
ES0112: Environmental benchmarks - arable
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2004, Cost £70,565
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Environmental Strategic
Keywords:  
 
 
EV01013: Environmental Protection Expenditure by UK Industry Survey - Non R&D
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2008, Cost £448,050
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   URS Corporation Ltd
Field of Study:   Environmental Protection - Agriculture
Theme:   Environmental Strategy
Keywords:  
Environmental monitoring, Environmental Protection, Industrial, Sustainable Development, Technology, Benchmarking
 
 
EV0438: How can government assess the success of sustainable procurement
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2009 To 2010, Cost £98,325
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   AEACOM
Field of Study:   Sustainable Consumption and Production
Theme:   Sustainable Consumption & Production Evidence
Keywords:  
Indicators and benchmarking, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Development, Sustainable Procurement
 
 
FT0407: The development of a systemic framework for supply chain alignment
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2001, Cost £70,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Engineering and Physical Sciences Research
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   EUREKA scheme
Keywords:  
Food and Drink, Food Chain, Food manufacturing industry, Manufacturing Efficiency, Benchmarking
 
 
OF0348: Quality and Environmental benchmarking for organic agriculture
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2006, Cost £120,315
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Elm Farm Research Centre
Field of Study:   Organic Farming
Theme:   Organic Farming - production and economics
Keywords:  
Crops, Environmental monitoring, Farming, Animals, Organic Farming, Benchmarking
 
 
PS2348: Accounting for metabolism and avoidance in acute risk assessments for birds and mammals
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2009, Cost £53,982
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Non-target Risk Assessment
Keywords:  
Birds, Decision Support Tools, Ecotoxicology, Environmental Protection, Field Measurements, Mammals, Modelling/Projections, Nature conservation, Pesticide use, Risk assessment and management, Wildlife conservation, Benchmarking
 
 
RS01026: Quantities of Very Low Level Radioactive Waste (VLLW) from Nuclear Sites
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2006, Cost £16,542
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Health Protection Agency - Radiological Protection Division
Field of Study:   Radioactive Substances
Theme:   Radioactive Substances (RS01)
Keywords:  
Environment and Health, Environmental Impact, Environmental Protection, Indicators, Indicators and benchmarking, Radioactive Substances, Waste Management
 
 
WR0115: Characterisation of Mineral Wastes, Resources and Processing Technologies - Integrated Waste Management for the Production of Construction Material
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2007, Cost £260,204
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Mineral Industry Research Organisation (MIRO)
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Theme:   Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management
Keywords:  
Aggregates, Database, Encourage change in resource use/waste generation, Environmental Protection, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Analysis, Industrial, Materials, Process Technology, Recycling, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management, Waste, Waste Management, Benchmarking
 
 
WR0116: Household Waste Prevention Activity in Dorset
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2010, Cost £281,696
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Dorset County Council
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Theme:   Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management
Keywords:  
Composting, Effective household waste prevention, Encourage change in resource use/waste generation, Environmental Protection, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Household, Analysis, Marketing, Monitoring and evaluation, Performance measurement and benchmarking, Recycling, Social Research, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management, Techniques & methodolgies for waste management, Understand/enhance pro-environmental behaviour, Understanding resource flows, Understanding socio-economic benefits of recycling, Understanding waste composition and trends, Waste, Waste collection and handling systems, Waste Management, Behaviour change
 
 
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
Theme:   Systems for Resource Recovery
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
 
   1  2                  Page 1 of 2 pages.  (15)
For further information on these projects, please contact
Page last updated : 30 Sep 2004