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  • Application of Life Cycle Assessment to Footwear 

    Milà Canals, Llorenç; Domènech Antúnez, Xavier; Rieradevall, J.; Fullana Palmer, Pere; Puig Vidal, Rita (1998-06)
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    Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) has been applied in the leather footwear industry. Due to the fact that the goal of the study is to point those steps in the footwear cycle which contribute most to the total environmental ...
  • A Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Single-Use Fibre Drums Versus Reusable Steel Drums 

    Raugei, Marco; Fullana Palmer, Pere; Puig Vidal, Rita; Torres, Alejo (2009)
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    This paper deals with a comparative analysis of two different packaging and transport scenarios, which exemplifies the implications of choosing between single-use and reusable packaging. In particular, transport of a batch ...
  • Biotechnological sequestering of chromium(III) From Post-Tanning Effluents: First Results 

    Lalueza Baro, Joana; Rius Carrasco, Antoni; Puig Vidal, Rita; Martí Badia, Maria Elena; Martí Bernadas, Joan Francesc; Rodriguez, N.; Amils, Ricardo (2010-07)
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    Heavy metals in waste waters and sludge may cause significant environmental problems, and it is known that conventional recovery technologies cannot always achieve satisfactory treatment. For example, they are inappropiate ...
  • Sequential injection analysis with second-order treatment for the determination of dyes in the exhaustion process of tanning effluents 

    Gómez, Verónica; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Callao, Maria Pilar (2007-02-28)
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    A sequential injection (SI)-DAD spectrophotometric method to control the exhaustion of dyes in a mixture of three dyes from a tanning industry process has been developed. It is based on an interdiffusion process of the ...
  • Ecologia Industrial aplicada al sector paperer de Catalunya 

    Puig Vidal, Rita; Rius Carrasco, Antoni; Martí Badia, Maria Elena; Solé Gustems, Miquel; Riba Ruiz, Jordi-Roger; Fullana Palmer, Pere (2008)
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    L'objectiu del projecte presentat aquí (que forma part del projecte CICLE), és conèixer la situació actual d'aprofitament i reciclatge de residus del sector paperer català i fer propostes de millora seguint els principis ...
  • Ecologia Industrial aplicada al sector adober de Catalunya 

    Puig Vidal, Rita; Cervantes Torre-Marín, Gemma; Rius Carrasco, Antoni; Martí Badia, Maria Elena; Solé Gustems, Miquel; Riba Ruiz, Jordi-Roger (2008)
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    L'objectiu del projecte presentat aquí (que forma part del projecte CICLE), és conèixer la situació actual d'aprofitament i reciclatge de residues del sector adober català i fer propostes de millora seguint els principis ...
  • Disseny de reactors fotoquímics: descripció dels models d'emissió de llum per a reactors anulars. Part 1, models clàssics 

    Fullana Palmer, Pere; Puig Vidal, Rita; Celma, Pere J.; Vilaseca, Jordi (2009)
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    El disseny d'un reactor químic ha de contemplar normalment, a no ser que puguin simplificar-se, una sèrie de balanços: el de matèria, el d¡energia i el de quantitat de moviment. A més d'aquests, un model de reactor fotoquímic ...
  • Single-use vs reusable transport packaging: a comparative life cycle analysis 

    Raugei, Marco; Fullana Palmer, Pere; Puig Vidal, Rita; Torres, Alejo (2009)
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    This paper deals with a comparative analysis of two different packaging and transport scenarios, which exemplifies the mplications of choosing between single-use and reusable packaging. In particular, transport of a batch ...
  • Waste water reutilization in the leather industry using membrane technology 

    Roig, Joan; Font Vallès, Joaquim; Marginet, Xavier; Jorba, M.; Ollé Otero, Lluís; Bacardit Dalmases, Anna; Puig Vidal, Rita (2009)
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    This paper documents a technical feasibility study opf tannery wasterwater which was reclaimed (treated) and reutilized in tannery leather making processes. The studied waste water was processed in the waste water treatment ...
  • LCA and ecodesign in the toy industry: case study of a teddy bear incorporatin electric and electronic components 

    Muñoz, Ivan; Gazulla, Cristina; Bala, Alba; Puig Vidal, Rita; Fullana Palmer, Pere (2009)
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