Economía Circular

 

Economía Circular

Impact of Soil Organic Layer Thickness on Soil-to-Atmosphere GHG Fluxes in Grassland in Latvia
28/02/2024 - Drained organic soils in agricultural land are considered significant contributors to total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, although the temporal and spatial variation of GHG emissions is high. Here,...
Do You Know What You Drink? Comparative Research on the Contents of Radioisotopes and Heavy Metals in Different Types of Tea from Various Parts of the World
28/02/2024 - The aim of this study was to assess the potential health risks of radioactive elements and heavy metals ingested through the consumption of various types of tea imported to the Polish market (black,...
The Lipidic and Volatile Components of Coffee Pods and Capsules Packaged in an Alternative Multilayer Film
29/02/2024 - Coffee pods and capsules require packaging that guarantees the optimal coffee preservation. The chemical composition of coffee can undergo quality decay phenomena during storage, especially in terms...
Heavy Metal Bioaccumulation in Peruvian Food and Medicinal Products
29/02/2024 - To better query regional sources of metal(loid) exposure in an under-communicated region, available scientific literature from 50 national universities (undergraduate and graduate theses and...
Review on the Application of Artificial Intelligence Methods in the Control and Design of Offshore Wind Power Systems
27/02/2024 - As global energy crises and climate change intensify, offshore wind energy, as a renewable energy source, is given more attention globally. The wind power generation system is fundamental in...
Design of Sustainable Aluminium-Based Feedstocks for Composite Extrusion Modelling (CEM)
27/02/2024 - Additive manufacturing (AM) has become one of the most promising manufacturing techniques in recent years due to the geometric design freedom that this technology offers. The main objective of this...
MXene-Based Chemo-Sensors and Other Sensing Devices
28/02/2024 - MXenes have received worldwide attention across various scientific and technological fields since the first report of the synthesis of Ti3C2 nanostructures in 2011. The unique characteristics of...
Retention of Ciprofloxacin and Carbamazepine from Aqueous Solutions Using Chitosan-Based Cryostructured Composites
27/02/2024 - Water pollution is becoming a great concern at the global level due to highly polluted effluents, which are charged year by year with increasing amounts of organic residues, dyes, pharmaceuticals and...
Cage Nanofillers’ Influence on Fire Hazard and Toxic Gases Emitted during Thermal Decomposition of Polyurethane Foam
27/02/2024 - Polyurethane (PUR), as an engineering polymer, is widely used in many sectors of industries. However, the high fire risks associated with PUR, including the smoke density, a high heat release rate,...
Alleviating Cd Stress in Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) through the Sodium Silicate Application
29/02/2024 - Sunflower has substantial potential for the remediation of heavy metals in soil, but its efficiency in Cd-contaminated soil is limited, with high concentrations of Cd causing stress in plants....
A Study on the Effect of Dynamic Photovoltaic Shading Devices on Energy Consumption and Daylighting of an Office Building
23/02/2024 - Photovoltaic shading devices (PVSDs) have the dual function of providing shade and generating electricity, which can reduce building energy consumption and improve indoor daylighting levels. This...
Mechanical Properties of Rubberised Geopolymer Concrete
23/02/2024 - The environmental impact of non-biodegradable rubber waste can be severe if they are buried in moist landfill soils or remain unused forever. This study deals with a sustainable approach for reusing...
Thermal Properties of Eco-Friendly Earthen Materials Stabilized with Bio-Based Polymers: Experimental Data and Modeling Procedure for Improving Mix-Design
23/02/2024 - The fight against climate change has delineated new objectives, among which one of the most crucial is the replacement of high-energy-intensity materials in the construction sector with more...
Innovative CF/PVC Foam Applicated for Automotive Synthetic Leather with High-Performance and Reduced VOC Emissions
26/02/2024 - Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) foam, valued for its mechanical and thermal properties along with cost-effectiveness, is extensively utilized across diverse industries. However, its high volatile organic...
Sustainability Evaluation of Plant-Based Beverages and Semi-Skimmed Milk Incorporating Nutrients, Market Prices, and Environmental Costs
26/02/2024 - Developing a reliable method to compare food sustainability is gaining traction, with efforts like those by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). This research aims to contribute to a...
Sediment Quality Indices for the Assessment of Heavy Metal Risk in Nador Lagoon Sediments (Morocco) Using Multistatistical Approaches
26/02/2024 - Heavy metals in coastal ecosystems caused by the increased expansion of urbanization, industrialization, and agricultural practices have become a significant environmental risk to human well-being....
Biocalcification-Based Stabilization of Cadmium-Enriched Phytoremediation Biomass Using Advenella sp. AV1
- The concentrated heavy metal in plant biomass, following successful phytoremediation of contaminated soil, needs to be disposed of sustainably. In this study, Bidens pilosa biomass harvested after...
Proposed Methodology for Climate Change Adaptation of Water Infrastructures in the Mediterranean Region
- Water Infrastructure (WI) is one of the most important sectors of Critical Infrastructure (CI); it encompasses drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater. The WI is vulnerable to the effects of...
The relationship between toxic air pollution, health expenditure, and economic growth in the European Union: fresh evidence from the PMG-ARDL model
22/02/2024 - Air pollution is a danger to economies throughout the European Union. Industry, population expansion, a building boom owing to housing and infrastructure development, increasing vehicle traffic,...
Aerospace, Vol. 11, Pages 170: Electric Aircraft Operations: An Interisland Mobility Case Study
20/02/2024 - This study focuses on the feasibility of electric aircraft operations between the Caribbean islands of Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao. It explores the technical characteristics of two different...
Degradation Models and Maintenance Strategies for Reinforced Concrete Structures in Coastal Environments under Climate Change: A Review
20/02/2024 - Modern engineering faces challenges in ensuring technical standards for service, durability, and sustainability. Political, administrative, and budgetary factors, coupled with climate change, pose...