In search of the final sink

  title={In search of the final sink},
  author={Paul Hans Brunner},
  journal={Environmental Science and Pollution Research},
  • P. Brunner
  • Published 1999
  • Environmental Science, Medicine
  • Environmental Science and Pollution Research

Improving information recognition and performance of recycling chimneys

An eco-ergonomics-based approach to improve the design of interfaces for recycling chimneys based on Ecological Interface Design principles is described, which is valuable for improving the performance of waste collection processes in terms of minimising contamination and increasing the quantity of recyclables.

Another Look into the Relationship between Economic Growth, Carbon Emissions, Agriculture and Urbanization in Thailand: A Frequency Domain Analysis

This empirical study assesses the effect of CO2 emissions, urbanization, energy consumption, and agriculture on Thailand’s economic growth using a dataset between 1970 and 2018. The ARDL and the

SARS-CoV-2 associated Miller-Fisher syndrome or polyneuritis cranialis

  • J. Finsterer
  • Medicine, Biology
    Environmental Science and Pollution Research
  • 2021
It was found that the most common clinical manifestations of SARS-CoV-2 associated MFS are perioral paresthesias, ataxia, blurred vision, ophthalmoplegia, and generalized areflexia, which shows that not only cranial nerves III, IV, and VI supplying the extra-ocular eye muscles can be affected in MFS but also other Cranial nerves and also the peripheral nerves.

Impact of China’s water pollution on agricultural economic growth: an empirical analysis based on a dynamic spatial panel lag model

The results show that the impact of China’s water pollution on agricultural economic growth is significant, and the absolute value of the long-termtotal effect is far greater than the short-term total effect, indicating that the inhibitory effect of waterpollution on agriculturaleconomic growth is more obvious.

Understanding and Managing Vacant Houses in Support of a Material Stock-Type Society—The Case of Kitakyushu, Japan

From a sustainable material management perspective, vacant houses represent material stock and still have potential in the circular economy. This article addresses two aspects of understanding and

Energy Consumption, Carbon Emissions and Global Warming Potential of Wolfberry Production in Jingtai Oasis, Gansu Province, China

Energy use and global warming potential (GWP) were investigated in a wolfberry production system in the Yellow River irrigated Jingtai region of Gansu, finding the highest share was related to electricity consumption for irrigation, followed by N fertilizer use.

Re-use of Building Products in the Netherlands : he development of a metabolism based assessment approach

This research departs from the desire to understand the practice of reuse of building products from a systemic standpoint, representing a network of multiple factors influencing the process of reusing as well as the motivations, conditions and limitations behind them.

Organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) in soils near and around Lake Son-Kul in the western Tian Shan Mountains, Central Asia

PurposeSummer pasture development and tourism near and around Lake Son-Kul in the western Tian Shan Mountains has resulted in a local source of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) that lack monitoring