Essays Tagged: "renewable resources"

Organic Food --Did you just put fertilizer in your Mouth?

iotics, synthetic (or sewage based) fertilizers or radiation. Organic emphasizes the utilization of renewable resources as well as conservation of land and water."Increasing concerns about food safety ...

(2 pages) 101 2 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Agriculture

Bioplastics: Polylactide aliphatic copolymer

astics made from synthetic biopolymers; its components are derived entirely or almost entirely from renewable raw materials. Biopolymers are an environmental friendly alternative to petroleum-based po ... rces. Lactic acid is the biomass feedstock (organic matter produced by plants that can be used as a renewable fuel) of bioplastics (see fig1).Aliphatic polyester is a biopolymer made from condensation ...

(2 pages) 21 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Tree Structure and Species Diversity in a Deciduous Forest.

hectares, which is approximately 33% of the land area of the United States. We harvest many of our renewable resources from these forests such as lumber, minerals, and water. The forest also provides ...

(3 pages) 19 0 2.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Commerce Assignment - Global Businesses

ctise ecologically sustainability. This is where the production of goods and the consumption of non-renewable resources by businesses must be changed to avoid negative and harmful impacts on the natur ...

(4 pages) 35 0 3.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Mitigation strategies and solutions

yone around them. Conserving energy is important because most of our current energy sources are not renewable; meaning their existence on earth is finite.Nonliving factors that may contribute or be af ... oth contributions to energy consumption. By using the sunlight and the temperature we can use other renewable resources for sources of light and energy instead of using the nonrenewable resources we c ...

(6 pages) 84 0 3.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Science Essays

Alternative Energy: Solar and Wind

that fossil fuel burning power plants are having on the environment, and switch to clean sources of renewable energy. The two most popular and environmental friendly solutions that can easily meet the ... demands are wind turbine and solar power generators.IntroductionThe generation of electricity using renewable resources as opposed to burning fossil fuels is quickly gaining attention in the United St ...

(9 pages) 121 0 4.7 Oct/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Marketing Phase I Exxon Mobil

better means of acquiring alternative fuel for its customers to remain a leading competitor. As un-renewable crude oil demands increase, sources are increasingly depleted and no longer a viable optio ... gy. It is prudent for companies such as ExxonMobil prepare for the inevitable future.Biodiesel is a renewable source of energy. Comprised of organic materials and methanol or ethanol, it is a potentia ...

(7 pages) 48 0 4.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Discuss the importance of predicting yield in the identification, mining and extraction of commercial ore deposits and Justify the increase recycling of metals in our society and across the world

ent and finally the costs of the environmental rehabilitation.recycling of metalsMetal ores are non-renewable resources. They were formed when the Earth was formed and there is no way of forming any m ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Corporate Sustainability

nd Soeteman, 1988). Another defines environmental sustainability as maintaining the rates of use of renewable resources so that it is sufficient for the next generation (Caldwell, 1998).Economic susta ... framework into their operation, Origin has been endorsed by environmental NGOs as a key provider of renewable energy and a market leader provider of green energy.Westpac Banking Corporation, with glob ...

(8 pages) 146 0 5.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Energy Resource Plan

rming, not enough people are taking appropriate measures to conserve energy and push for the use of renewable sources rather than the nonrenewable sources that we are quickly running out of. If we as ... o not start taking responsibility, not only will the earth will no longer be able to provide the nonrenewable energy sources, the damage we cause by extracting these fossil fuels permanently damages t ...

(3 pages) 38 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science