Title: Assessing and improving social compatibility
Authors : Carabias-Hütter, Vicente
Winistörfer, Herbert
Joos, Walter
Published in : Municipal solid waste management : strategies and technologies for sustainable solutions
Pages : 405
Pages to: 461
Editors of the parent work: Ludwig, Christian
HelIweg, Stefanie
Stucki, Samuel
Publisher / Ed. Institution : Springer
Publisher / Ed. Institution: Berlin
Issue Date: 2003
License (according to publishing contract) : Licence according to publishing contract
Type of review: Not specified
Language : English
Subjects : Municipal solid waste management; Strategy; Sustainable solution
Subject (DDC) : 303: Social processes
363: Environmental and security problems
Abstract: Independent of technological feasibility and environmental soundness, humans are the most crucial factor in establishing sustainable behavior and new technologies. In democratic systems the people, finally, make the decisions. Therefore, solutions must be socially acceptable and compatible. Dialogue between the various stakeholders is essential for finding the proper regional solution. Various case studies presented in Chapter 7 offer insight into the methodology of mediation and the development of a new assessment tool for evaluating social acceptance. This book presents current and past developments in waste management. Modern and new technologies for waste treatment and the recycling and recovery of materials from wastes are discussed.
Departement: School of Engineering
Organisational Unit: Institute of Sustainable Development (INE)
Publication type: Book Part
DOI : 10.1007/978-3-642-55636-4
ISBN: 978-3-642-62898-6
URI: https://digitalcollection.zhaw.ch/handle/11475/6076
Appears in Collections:Publikationen School of Engineering

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