Cleaner production


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Cleaner production

Implies improvements to a production process so that the process uses less energy, water, or other inputs, or generates less waste or less environmentally harmful waste.
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Rio+20, the Resource Efficiency and Cleaner Production Program, the Ten Year Framework of Programs on Sustainable Consumption and Production, the UN Resource Panel, and the Green Economy Initiative programs) emphasize the need for sustainability and sustainable production.
The evaluation of cleaner production performance in Lithuanian industries, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol.
Staff of the existing Green Help Desks and Cleaner Production Centers as well as representatives of SMEs, research institutions and academia, public institutions, international partners and technical experts in the field of solid waste management will take part in this event.
This allows for a visual analysis of any pattern of associations between typology and stakeholder influences in the adoption of the principles and tools of cleaner production.
The Ghee Mill under study was deficient in the concept of cleaner production and treatment.
Minister Bathiudeen was addressing the glittering National Cleaner Production Awards Ceremony 2013 held at Grand Ballroom of Hotel Galadari on 19 February.
Sheikhan said that Iran's cleaner production hit 43,401,757 tons during the period with 4 percent growth comparing to the similar period last year.
In 2013, IFC has supported mainly in priority areas in Turkey: supporting exporters, SMEs, renewable energy and energy efficiency, cleaner production and energy security, urban infrastructure, trade finance, and helping Turkish companies expand outside of Turkey.
Cleaner production also helps companies meet increasingly stringent environmental standards that can be fundamental to market access.
Quartz suggests that these measures will encourage companies like Sinopec and CNPC to contribute to cleaner production methods, as they'll no longer be hampered by reduced profits.
APTMA has established SPC in Lahore with the support of GIZ to promote cleaner production technologies and energy efficiency best practices in the member mills.