Role of technology

Srebrenkoska, Vineta and Fidancevska, Emilija and Blazevska Gilev, Jadranka and Lisickov, Kiril (2012) Role of technology. Technologica Acta, 5 (2). pp. 14-21. ISSN 1840-0426/ 2232-7568 (Online)

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The minimization of waste and reductions in material and energy inputs are the most important environmental aims. Sustainable technological development and innovations do not automatically lead to total reduction of environmental burden of industrial production. However, technological innovation is an important factor and seems to play a central role in the long-term initiation of cleaner production. Sustainable technology is usually connected with the design and analysis of complex, integrated management systems and sustainable development and it is a central target in environmental science and growth of global economies. Environmental improvement of companies strategy by application the idea of cleaner production linked with sustainable technologies leads to produce environmentally friendly products and leads to increase the position of company on the market.
The paper describes the general cleaner production aims, which are correspond to the prevention criteria of the IPPC-Directive. It presents cleaner production practices and technologies and examines the methods of successful application of cleaner production practices in companies, which want to realize ecological targets.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Engineering and Technology > Materials engineering
Divisions: Faculty of Technology
Depositing User: Vineta Srebrenkoska
Date Deposited: 20 Feb 2013 14:26
Last Modified: 02 Oct 2013 10:44

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