Browsing Sustainability Conference, 2009 by Subject "Sustainability"

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Browsing Sustainability Conference, 2009 by Subject "Sustainability"

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  • Dandu, Raju (Kansas State University, 2009)
    Sustainable green manufacturing is an emerging area that combines technical issues of design and manufacturing, energy conservation, pollution prevention, health and safety of communities and consumers. This presentation ...
  • Martin, Sabine (Kansas State University, 2009)
    As per EPA definition, brownfield sites are "real property, the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant." It ...
  • Olstad, Tyra (Kansas State University, 2009)
    Although discussion of "sustainability" necessarily centers on the practical development and application of techniques for "green" living, it is important to consider the philosophical and ethical perspectives that underpin ...
  • Knudsen, Brett; Stewart, Bill (Kansas State University, 2009)
    This presentation discusses some aspects of sustainability research at K-State at Salina. This lecture argues that horizontal axis wind turbines appropriate for use in the Salina campus. It expounds the reasons for using ...
  • Boguski, Terrie (Kansas State University, 2009)
    As concern about climate change increases, greenhouse gas inventories are being increasingly used as a measure of sustainable practices and a baseline for improvement by organizations and individuals. Carbon footprints ...
  • Klein, Melanie (Kansas State University, 2009)
    Citizens of Greensburg, Kansas say opportunity [1] emerged from tragedy when a May 2007 tornado leveled ninety-five percent of their rural community. The "opportunity" was to have a community-driven document that reflects ...
  • LeHew, Melody (Kansas State University, 2009)
    The proposed presentation will report the preliminary results from Phase 1 of an extended research project focused on examining ecologically sustainable consumption practices. A qualitative methodology was used in this ...