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  • Recycling cooperatives: Problems and challenges for social development

    Santos, Richard Apolonio Autor UNESP; Deus, Rafael Mattos Autor UNESP; Battistelle, Rosane Aparecida Gomes Autor UNESP (Espacios, 2018) [Artigo]
    Municipal Solid Waste is still a challenging area for the integral municipalities sustainability because it involves economic, environmental and social issues. This paper traces a profile of three recyclable cooperatives ...
  • An exploratory study of environmental practices in two Brazilian higher education institutions

    Vieira, Karina Rabelo Ogasawara Autor UNESP; Battistelle, Rosane Aparecida Gomes Autor UNESP; Bezerra, Barbara Stolte Autor UNESP; Castro, Rosani de Autor UNESP; Jabbour, Charbel Jose Chiappetta; Deus, Rafael Mattos Autor UNESP (Journal of Cleaner Production, 2018) [Artigo]
    This study aimed to identify the barriers and motivations that influence the adoption of sustainable practices in higher education institutions (HEIs). A multiple case study approach was used to analyze the influence of ...
  • Trends in publications on the circular economy

    Deus, Rafael Mattos Autor UNESP; Savietto, Júlia Panzarin; Battistelle, Rosane Aparecida Gomes Autor UNESP; Ometto, Aldo Roberto (Espacios, 2017) [Artigo]
    This paper analyzes the current state of research on circular economies, using bibliometric tools. This theme is still emerging, as published articles in the Web of Science were encountered since only 2006, although the ...
  • A study of masonry walls by boundary element formulation using homogenization procedure

    Oliveira Neto, Luttgardes De Autor UNESP; Mangueira, Felipe B. Autor UNESP; Masia, Mark John (Brick and Block Masonry: Trends, Innovations and Challenges - Proceedings of the 16th International Brick and Block Masonry Conference, IBMAC 2016, 2016) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
    This work presents an application of a Boundary Element Method (BEM) formulation for orthotropy analysis, with focus on homogenization of the material elastic properties on masonry. The formulation is elaborated for ...
  • Parameters evaluation of the co-composting of sewage sludge and grass clippings using the respirometric method

    Scoton, Edvaldo José Autor UNESP; Battistelle, Rosane Aparecida Gomes Autor UNESP; Bezerra, Barbara Stolte Autor UNESP; Renófio, Adilson Autor UNESP; Akutsu, Jorge (International Journal of Environment and Waste Management, 2015) [Artigo]
    Despite several previous studies, a better understanding of the sewage sludge composting process is necessary. This study evaluates the use of an automated respirometer with hermetic rotary reactor (ARHRR) to evaluate O2 ...
  • Environmental analysis of organic waste treatment focusing on composting scenarios

    Oliveira, Luiza S.B.L.; Oliveira, Deborah S.B.L.; Bezerra, Barbara Stolte Autor UNESP; Silva Pereira, Bárbara Autor UNESP; Battistelle, Rosane Aparecida Gomes Autor UNESP (Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017) [Artigo]
    The correct disposal of the waste generated by human activities is one of the prevalent challenges that the world faces towards a sustainable development. The lack of suitable sites and the high cost of waste treatment ...
  • Avaliação da contaminação no entorno de um aterro de resíduos sólidos urbanos com base em resultados de poços de monitoramento

    Mondelli, Giulliana; Giacheti, Heraldo Luiz Autor UNESP; Hamada, Jorge Autor UNESP (Engenharia Sanitaria e Ambiental, 2016) [Artigo]
    This paper presents the environmental monitoring of the groundwater surrounding the municipal solid waste disposal site from Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil. In parallel with the several surveys carried out at this site, between ...
  • Influence surfaces by boundary element/least square methods coupling

    Almeida, Valério da Silva; Oliveira Neto, Luttgardes de Autor UNESP (Engineering with Computers, 2016) [Artigo]
    This work presents a new application for calculating the influence surfaces of transverse displacements, directional derivatives and bending moments for generic bridge decks. A plate bending boundary element method formulation ...
  • Methodological aspects for modeling the environmental risk of transporting hazardous materials by road

    Cordeiro, Francyelly Giovany Autor UNESP; Bezerra, Barbara Stolte Autor UNESP; Peixoto, Anna Silvia Palcheco Autor UNESP; Ramos, Rui António Rodrigues Autor UNESP (Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 2016) [Artigo]
    The main objective of this paper is to establish the procedures necessary to the development of a model for the environmental risk assessment of accidents involving Transporting Hazardous Materials by Road (THMR). Quantifying ...
  • Multi-Criteria Spatial Analysis of Hazardous Materials Transportation

    Cordeiro, Francyelly Giovany Autor UNESP; Bezerra, Barbara Stolte Autor UNESP; Peixoto, Anna Silvia P. Autor UNESP; Kaiser, Ilza Machado Autor UNESP (Vulnerability, Uncertainty, and Risk: Quantification, Mitigation, and Management - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management, ICVRAM 2014 and the 6th International Symposium on Uncertainty Modeling and Analysis, ISUMA 2014, 2014) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
    The development of the world economy increases trade, thereby inducing a large amount of goods transportation. In many developing countries, such as Brazil, the transportation system is predominated by the highway mode. ...
  • Go/N ratio in tropical soils from Brazil

    Rocha, Breno Padovezi; Pedrini, Rubens Antonio Amaral Autor UNESP; Giacheti, Heraldo Luiz Autor UNESP (Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 2015) [Artigo]
    The geotechnical behavior of tropical soils is complex and cannot be supported only by the classical soil mechanics. The Standard Penetration Test (SPT) is broadly used for geotechnical site characterization. However, it ...
  • Performance of an anaerobic baffled reactor with an aerobic chamber treating low-strength wastewater

    Da Silva, Julliana Alves Autor UNESP; Sarti, Arnaldo Autor UNESP; Maintinguer, Sandra Imaculada Autor UNESP; Kaiser, Ilza Machado Autor UNESP; Da Silva, Gustavo Henrique Ribeiro Autor UNESP (Desalination and Water Treatment, 2017) [Artigo]
    The objective of this study was to evaluate the performance of an anaerobic baffled reactor (ABR) with an aerobic chamber (AC) in the treatment of domestic wastewater with a low organic load (0.10 ± 0.02 to 0.51 ± 0.10 kg ...
  • Ductility analysis of RC beams considering the concrete confinement effect produced by the shear reinforcement: A numerical approach

    Nogueira, Caio Gorla Autor UNESP; Rodrigues, Isabela Durci Autor UNESP (Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures, 2017) [Artigo]
    In this paper, a simplified numerical approach to study the influence of the confinement effect provided by transversal reinforcement on the ductility behavior of RC beams in bending is proposed. A unidimensional FEM ...
  • Performances of two pilot decentralized wastewater treatment plants used to treat low-strength wastewater

    da Silva, Julliana Alves Autor UNESP; Sarti, Arnaldo Autor UNESP; da Silva, Gustavo Henrique Ribeiro Autor UNESP (Desalination and Water Treatment, 2017) [Artigo]
    The performances of an anaerobic/aerobic baffled reactor (AABR) and a horizontal subsurface flow constructed wetlands (HFCW) have been investigated. In this study, both systems were operated in parallel using the same ...
  • Adsorção de Cd2+, Ni2+ e Zn2+ em soluções aquosas usando anidrita e lama vermelha

    da Conceição, Fabiano Tomazini Autor UNESP; Pichinelli, Beatriz Cestaro Autor UNESP; da Silva, Mariana Scicia Gabrial Autor UNESP; Antunes, Maria Lúcia Pereira Autor UNESP; Lopes, Mayara Sakamoto Autor UNESP; Moruzzi, Rodrigo Braga Autor UNESP (Engenharia Sanitaria e Ambiental, 2017) [Artigo]
    Various minerals and industrial waste have been studied for use as an adsorbent, in particular the anhydrite and the red mud. The red mud is an insoluble residue that is generated in large quantities during the processing ...
  • Avaliação do uso da baba de cupim em características físicas e mecanicas de solo-cimento compactado, com altos teores de cimento

    Faria, Obede Borges Autor UNESP; Oliveira Neto, Luttgardes Autor UNESP; Azambuja, Maximiliano Dos Anjos Autor UNESP (REHABEND, 2014) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
  • Current and future environmental impact of household solid waste management scenarios for a region of Brazil: carbon dioxide and energy analysis

    Deus, Rafael Mattos Autor UNESP; Battistelle, Rosane Aparecida Gomes Autor UNESP; Silva, Gustavo Henrique Ribeiro Autor UNESP (Journal of Cleaner Production, 2017) [Artigo]
    In Brazil, the largest share (51.4%) of municipal solid waste is composed of organic matter; however, composting is rarely used as a treatment technology. In 2008, only 3.8% of Brazilian municipalities had access to ...
  • Scenario evaluation for the management of household solid waste in small Brazilian municipalities

    Deus, Rafael Mattos Autor UNESP; Battistelle, Rosane Aparecida Gomes Autor UNESP; Silva, Gustavo Henrique Ribeiro Autor UNESP (Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 2017) [Artigo]
    As achieving Brazil’s National Policy on Solid Waste-based goals effectively is not simple, there are alternatives such as intermunicipal cooperation by consortium or privatization. Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate ...
  • Evaluation of electrical resistivity in a tropical sandy soil compacted

    Peixoto, Anna Silvia Palcheco Autor UNESP; Yamasaki, Marcia Tiemi; Lodi, Paulo César Autor UNESP (Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, 2014) [Artigo]
    The utilization of electrical resistivity is a technique that leads to improve the sampling of environmental works. The bulk resistivity considers the three phases of soil mechanics theory and their intervening factors ...
  • Modelling the 3D Crack Network Observed in Desiccated Soils

    Maedo, Michael A.; Sanchez, Marcelo; Manzoli, Osvaldo Autor UNESP; Guimaraes, Leonardo; Hoyos, L. R.; McCartney, J. S.; Houston, S. L.; Likos, W. J. (Panam Unsaturated Soils 2017: Swell-shrink And Tropical Soils, 2018) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
    The study of crack generation and propagation in soils is a very complex problem and possesses several challenges. In this paper a novel approach is proposed to model the formation and propagation of cracks in drying soils. ...

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