Environmental Impact Assessment of road transportation

by Berger, Karin
State: New
$57.91
VAT included - FREE Shipping
Berger, Karin Environmental Impact Assessment of road transportation
Berger, Karin - Environmental Impact Assessment of road transportation

Do you like this product? Spread the word!

$57.91 incl. VAT
Only 1 items available Only 1 items available
Delivery: between Wednesday, June 1, 2022 and Friday, June 3, 2022
Sales & Shipping: Dodax

Description

Road transportation contaminates the environment with the release of exhaust emissions. Transport volumes as well as the proportion of the road transportation sector are constantly rising, which intensifies environmental impacts. In order to determine the main culprits of pollution, Environmental Impact Analyses are used. The main purpose of this book is to present an analysis in order to investigate the environmental impacts of road transportation along a certain supply chain. An academic resource was used as database, in order to develop and test an exhaust emission calculation model in cooperation with a case company. Besides CO2, this assessment also focuses on the measurement of other exhaust emissions (Nox, PM or CO). Furthermore, economic factors like costs caused per transport are calculated. Aspects, like capacity utilization, the use of environmentally friendly tires or eco-friendly driving styles, are included in the analysis. A validation test and interviews prove the applicability and practicability of the here developed Enviornmental Impact Analysis.

Contributors

Author:
Berger, Karin
Garyfalakis, Emmanouil

Further information

Biography Artist:
Karin Berger: Masters in Logistics (JIBS,Sweden); Bachelor in Logistics (FH OÖ,Austria); Exchange semester (KIMEP,Kazakhstan); several years work experience in logistics // Emmanouil Garyfalakis: Masters in Logistics (JIBS,Sweden); Bachelor in Industrial Management & Technology (University Piraeus,Greece); practical experience in logistics
Language:
English
Edition:
1/2012
Number of Pages:
88
Media Type:
Softcover
Publisher:
LAP Lambert Academic Publishing

Master Data

Product Type:
Paperback book
Release date:
November 5, 2012
Package Dimensions:
0.224 x 0.15 x 0.012 m; 0.141 kg
GTIN:
09783659277726
DUIN:
F9OP36O7340
$57.91
We use cookies on our website to make our services more efficient and more user-friendly. Therefore please select "Accept cookies"! Please read our Privacy Policy for further information.