Sökning: "certification schemes"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 44 uppsatser innehållade orden certification schemes.

  1. 1. Environmental issues from sugarcane plantations in Brazil and how to handle them with market-based instruments

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Författare :Freja Milton; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Market-based instruments; environmental offsets; Payments for ecosystem services; PES; Brazil; bioplastic; biopolymer; sugarcane; certification; environmental impacts from sugarcane cultivations.; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This study is a literature review of three market-based instruments used for land management; environmental offsets, payments for ecosystem services (PES) and certification, and how they could be used to mitigate environmental impacts from sugarcane cultivation in Brazil when purchasing biopolymers. The study showed that certification is the most common market-based instrument in Brazil. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Eco-labeling organizations and the credibility debate in International Relations

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Svetoslava Stoyanova; [2019]
    Nyckelord :eco-labeling; certification; Green theory; Neoliberalism; IR; IBP; QCA; Verra; CRI; procedural credibility; greenwashing; gatekeeping;

    Sammanfattning : The main purpose of this thesis is to explore the relationship between best practice adherence and the ownership status of an eco-labeling organization. The research question that is aiming to answer is what key factors most often explain differences in the level of credibility between for-profit carbon management eco-labels and not-for-profit carbon management eco-labels in transnational environmental governance. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Sustainable certifications in the public procurement by municipalities of IT-products

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Moa Glansén; Elin Olsson; [2018-06-26]
    Nyckelord :Sustainability; Public procurement; Eco-label; Certification; Municipality;

    Sammanfattning : There are many different approaches to combat sustainability challenges, one of them being the use of certifications. The purpose of this thesis is to gain an understanding of the motives to include sustainability in public procurement, with focus on sustainable certifications. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Adding sustainability to salmon farming regulations : a comparative case study of salmon farming regulations and the ASC salmon standard

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Författare :Ola Nilsson; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Aquaculture; Salmon farming; Additionality; Sustainability; Policy analysis;

    Sammanfattning : Food scarcity is one of the main challenges related to our planet’s growing population and changing environment. Furthermore, our current food production is aggravating and accelerating climate change, as almost 24% of global greenhouse gases derive from agriculture (Troell, Jonell, & Henriksson, 2017). LÄS MER

  5. 5. Barriers to FSC certification for small forest owners in Sweden

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Forest Products

    Författare :Cristopher Johansson; [2018]
    Nyckelord :certification; certifiering; FSC; kvalitativ; PEFC; qualitative;

    Sammanfattning : The awareness of sustainable development challenges is growing. Companies are important players in society's development and in order to follow that development, action towards more sustainable business practises is required. LÄS MER