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Title Renewables-based technology : sustainability assessment / edited by Jo Dewulf and Herman Van Langenhove
Published Chichester ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xxx, 354 pages) : illustrations
Series Wiley series in renewable resources
Wiley series in renewable resources.
Contents The contribution of renewables to society / Göran Berndes -- The potential of renewables as a feedstock for chemistry and energy / Wilfried G.J.H.M. van Sark, Martin K. Patel, André P.C. Faaij, Monique M. Hoogwijk -- Sustainability performance indicators / Alexei Lapkin -- Life cycle inventory analysis applied to renewable resources / Niels Jungbluth, Rolf Frischknecht -- Net energy balancing and fuel-cycle analysis / Hosein Shapouri, Michael Wang, James A. Duffield -- Life cycle assessment as an environmental sustainability tool / Adisa Azapagic -- Exergy / Jo Dewulf, Herman Van Langenhove -- Material flow analysis and the use of renewables from a systems perspective / Stefan Bringezu -- Ecological footprints and biocapacity : essential elements in sustainability assessment / William E. Rees -- The sustainable process index (SPI) / Michael Narodoslawsky, Anneliese Niederl -- Assessment of sustainable land use in producing biomass / Helmut Haberl, Karl-Heinz Erb -- Assessment of the forest products industries / Klaus Richter, Frank Werner, Hans-Jörg Althaus -- Assessment of the energy production industry : modern options for producing secondary energy carriers from biomass / André Faaij -- Assessment of biofuels / James A. Duffield, Hosein Shapouri, Michael Wang -- Assessment of organic waste treatment / Jan-Olov Sundqvist -- Oleochemical and petrochemical surfactants : an overall assessment / Erwan Saouter, Gert Van Hoof, Mark Stalmans, Alan Brunskill -- Assessment of bio-based packaging materials / Andreas Detzel, Martina Krüger, Axel Ostermayer -- Assessment of biotechnology-based chemicals / Peter Saling, Andreas Kicherer -- Assessment of bio-based pharmaceuticals : the Cephalexin case / Alle Bruggink, Peter Nossin
Analysis Handbooks
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Renewable energy sources.
Sustainable development.
Form Electronic book
Author Dewulf, Jo.
Langenhove, Herman Van.
ISBN 0470022418 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0470022434 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
1601196466 (electronic bk.)
9780470022412 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780470022436 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9781601196460 (electronic bk.)