Defra - Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

Science Search

Science and Research Projects

Keyword Search: Understanding resource flows

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

View whole list 
   1  2                  Page 1 of 2 pages.  (12)
 
WR0104: Lifestyle Scenarios: The Futures for Waste Composition
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2008, Cost £139,100
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Brook Lyndhurst
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Theme:   Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Forecasting, Household, Policy Development, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management, Understanding resource flows, Understanding waste composition and trends, Waste, Waste Management
 
 
WR0105: Project REDUCE Monitoring and Evaluation - Developing Tools to Measure Waste Prevention
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2008, Cost £118,380
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   WasteWatch
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Theme:   Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management
Keywords:  
Composting, Effective household waste prevention, Environmental Performance, Environmental Protection, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Indicators, Local and Regional Government, Method Development, Monitoring and evaluation, Recycling, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management, Techniques & methodolgies for waste management, Tools, Understanding resource flows, Waste, Waste Management
 
 
WR0107: Modelling the Impact of Lifestyle Changes on Household Waste Arisings
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2010, Cost £179,314
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   AEA Technology
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Theme:   Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management
Keywords:  
Biowaste, Consumer, Economics, Effective household waste prevention, Environmental Effects, Environmental Impact, Environmental Impacts, Environmental Protection, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Household, Human Activities, Impact, Impact assessment, Modelling, Modelling/Projections, Policy Development, Social Dimension, Social Research, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management, Understand/enhance pro-environmental behaviour, Understanding resource flows, Understanding socio-economic benefits of recycling, Understanding waste composition and trends, Waste, Waste Management, Behaviour change
 
 
WR0109: An Integrated Approach to Electronic Waste (WEEE) Recycling
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2006, Cost £260,596
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   C-Tech Innovation Limited
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Theme:   Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management
Keywords:  
Database, Economics, Environment, Environmental Protection, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Evaluation of current waste management policies, Analysis, Logistics, Monitoring and evaluation, Policy Development, Processing technologies for biodegradable MSW, Recycling, Attitudes, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management, Systems for Resource Recovery, Understanding resource flows, Understanding waste composition and trends, Waste, Waste collection and handling systems, Waste Management
 
 
WR0110: Characterisation of Residues from Industrial Processes and Waste Treatment
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2009, Cost £441,956
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   WRc plc
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Theme:   B: Effective Regulation
Keywords:  
Carbon Dioxide, Climate Change, Composting, Database, Environment, Environmental Effects, Environmental Impacts, Environmental Protection, Air Pollution, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Global Warming, Greenhouse Effect, Managing residual waste in landfill, Organic, Policy Development, Pollution, Recycling, Residual Wastes Management, Residues, Residues Testing, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management, Systems for Resource Recovery, Treatment, Understanding resource flows, Understanding waste composition and trends, Waste, Waste Management
 
 
WR0111: Understanding and Predicting Construction Waste
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2010, Cost £226,355
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Building Research Establishment Ltd
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Theme:   Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management
Keywords:  
Environment, Environmental Protection, Establishing a sound database for waste management, Forecasting, Manufacturing Efficiency, Minimisation, Policy Development, Recycling, Renewable materials, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Development, Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management, Understanding resource flows, Understanding waste composition and trends, Waste, Waste Management
 
 
WR0113: Refillable Packaging Systems
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2009, Cost £141,520
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Loughborough
Field of Study:   Waste Management
Theme:   Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management
Keywords:  
Consumer Survey, Effective household waste prevention, Encourage change in resource use/waste generation, Environmental Protection, Analysis, Manufacturing Efficiency, Market Development and Intervention, Market Transformation, Marketing, Packaging, Producer Responsibility, Products and Processes, Recycling, Social Research, Advances in product design & development, Sustainable Consumption and Production, Sustainable Production, Sustainable Resource Consumption and Management, Techniques & methodolgies for waste management, Uncover market opportunities outside WRAP's remit, Understand/enhance pro-environmental behaviour, Understanding resource flows, Waste Management, Behaviour change
 
 
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
 
 
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
Theme:   Systems for Resource Recovery
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
 
 
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
Theme:   Systems for Resource Recovery
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
 
   1  2                  Page 1 of 2 pages.  (12)
For further information on these projects, please contact
Page last updated : 30 Sep 2004