Metals have been vital to human civilization for many thousands of years. Their durability and recyclability should make them ideal materials for a sustainable economy. This book assembles experts from many fields to discuss the conditions and limits of sustainable metals management. The contributors examine the theoretical ideas and goals of sustainability, and apply them across the metal making and trading process.... to products considerably. = Energy use for manufacture + spare parts + service ... production Figure 22-2. Holistic view on the basis of the energy balance of the life cycle of the Audi A3 over a driving distance of 200, 000 km (SchAcper as peranbsp;...
|Title||:||Sustainable Metals Management|
|Author||:||Arnim von Gleich, Robert U. Ayres, Stefan Gößling-Reisemann|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-01-16|