Publications

Publications

 

The following is publications (articles, reports and theses) with modelling carried out in EASETECH. Send an email to adam@env.dtu.dk to receive a copy, or if there are publications missing on the list.

Articles:

2019

Albizzati, P.F., Tonini, D., Chammard, C.B., Astrup, T.F., 2019. Valorisation of surplus food in the French retail sector: Environmental and economic impacts. Waste Manag. 90, 141–151. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2019.04.034

Brudler, S., Arnbjerg-Nielsen, K., Hauschild, M.Z., Ammitsøe, C., Hénonin, J., Rygaard, M., 2019. Life cycle assessment of point source emissions and infrastructure impacts of four types of urban stormwater systems. Water Res. 156, 383–394. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2019.03.044

Delre, A., ten Hoeve, M., Scheutz, C., 2019. Site-specific carbon footprints of Scandinavian wastewater treatment plants, using the life cycle assessment approach. J. Clean. Prod. 211, 1001–1014.

De Morais Lima, P., Olivo, F., Paulo, P.L., Schalch, V., Cimpan, C., 2019. Life Cycle Assessment of prospective MSW management based on integrated management planning in Campo Grande, Brazil. Waste Manag. 90, 59–71. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2019.04.035

Faraca, G., Edjabou, V.M., Boldrin, A., Astrup, T., 2019. Combustible waste collected at Danish recycling centres: Characterisation, recycling potentials and contribution to environmental savings. Waste Manag. 89, 354–365. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2019.04.007

Faraca, G., Tonini, D., Astrup, T.F., 2019. Dynamic accounting of greenhouse gas emissions from cascading utilisation of wood waste. Sci. Total Environ. 651, 2689–2700. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.10.136

Faraca, G., Martinez-Sanchez, V., Astrup, T.F., 2019. Environmental life cycle cost assessment: Recycling of hard plastic waste collected at Danish recycling centres. Resour. Conserv. Recycl. 143, 299–309.

Faragò, M., Brudler, S., Godskesen, B., Rygaard, M., 2019. An eco-efficiency evaluation of community-scale rainwater and stormwater harvesting in Aarhus, Denmark. J. Clean. Prod. 219, 601–612.

Henriksen, T., Levis, J.W., Barlaz, M.A., Damgaard, A., 2019. Approaches to fill data gaps and evaluate process completeness in LCA—perspectives from solid waste management systems. Int. J. Life Cycle Assess. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11367-019-01592-z

Maalouf, A., El-Fadel, M., 2019. Life cycle assessment for solid waste management in Lebanon: Economic implications of carbon credit. Waste Manag. Res. 37, 14–26. https://doi.org/10.1177/0734242X18815951

ten Hoeve, M., Bruun, S., Jensen, L.S., Christensen, T.H., Scheutz, C., 2019. Life cycle assessment of garden waste management options including long-term emissions after land application. Waste Manag. 86, 54–66.

Zhao, Y., Damgaard, A., Xu, Y., Liu, S., Christensen, T.H., 2019. Bioethanol from corn stover – Global warming footprint of alternative biotechnologies. Appl. Energy 247, 237–253. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.04.037

Ziegler-Rodriguez, K., Margallo, M., Aldaco, R., Vázquez-Rowe, I., Kahhat, R., 2019. Transitioning from open dumpsters to landfilling in Peru: Environmental benefits and challenges from a life-cycle perspective. J. Clean. Prod. 229, 989–1003. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.05.015

 

2018

Ardolino, F., Lodato, C., Astrup, T.F., Arena, U., 2018. Energy recovery from plastic and biomass waste by means of fluidized bed gasification: A life cycle inventory model. Energy 165, 299–314.

Cobo, S., Dominguez-Ramos, A., Irabien, A., 2018. Minimization of Resource Consumption and Carbon Footprint of a Circular Organic Waste Valorization System. ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng. 6, 3493–3501. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b03767

Cobo, S., Dominguez-Ramos, A., Irabien, A., 2018. Trade-Offs between Nutrient Circularity and Environmental Impacts in the Management of Organic Waste. Environ. Sci. Technol. 52, 10923–10933.

Gejl, R.N., Bjerg, P.L., Henriksen, H.J., Hauschild, M.Z., Rasmussen, J., Rygaard, M., 2018. Integrating groundwater stress in life-cycle assessments – An evaluation of water abstraction. J. Environ. Manage. 222, 112–121.

Hadzic, A., Voca, N., Golubic, S., 2018. Life-cycle assessment of solid-waste management in city of Zagreb, Croatia. J. Mater. Cycles Waste Manag. 20, 1286–1298. DOI: 10.1007/s10163-017-0693-2

Larsen, J.D., Hoeve, M. ten, Nielsen, S., Scheutz, C., 2018. Life cycle assessment comparing the treatment of surplus activated sludge in a sludge treatment reed bed system with mechanical treatment on centrifuge. J. Clean. Prod. 185, 148–156.

Lima, P.D.M., Colvero, D.A., Gomes, A.P., Wenzel, H., Schalcha, V., Cimpanb, C., 2018. Environmental assessment of existing and alternative options for management of municipal solid waste in Brazil. Waste Manag. 78, 857–870. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2018.07.007

Majeed, A., Batool, S., Chaudhry, M., 2018. Environmental Quantification of the Existing Waste Management System in a Developing World Municipality Using EaseTech: The Case of Bahawalpur, Pakistan. Sustainability 10, 2424. DOI: 10.3390/su10072424

Starostina, V., Damgaard, A., Eriksen, M.K., Christensen, T.H., 2018. Waste management in the Irkutsk region, Siberia, Russia: An environmental assessment of alternative development scenarios. Waste Manag. Res. 36, 373–385. DOI: 10.1145/2505515.2507827

ten Hoeve, M., Bruun, S., Naroznova, I., Lemming, C., Magid, J., Jensen, L.S., Scheutz, C., 2018. Life cycle inventory modeling of phosphorus substitution, losses and crop uptake after land application of organic waste products. Int. J. Life Cycle Assess. 23, 1950–1965.

Tonini, D., Albizzati, P.F., Astrup, T.F., 2018. Environmental impacts of food waste: Learnings and challenges from a case study on UK. Waste Manag. 76, 744–766. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2018.03.032

Tsydenova, N., Vázquez Morillas, A., Cruz Salas, A., 2018. Sustainability Assessment of Waste Management System for Mexico City (Mexico)—Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process. Recycling 3, 45.

Van Eygen, E., Laner, D., Fellner, J., 2018. Integrating High-Resolution Material Flow Data into the Environmental Assessment of Waste Management System Scenarios: The Case of Plastic Packaging in Austria. Environ. Sci. Technol. 52, 10934–10945.

Zhao, Y., Damgaard, A., Christensen, T.H., 2018. Bioethanol from corn stover – a review and technical assessment of alternative biotechnologies. Prog. Energy Combust. Sci. 67, 275–291.

2017

Ali, A., Azam, S., Khalid, A., Noman, D., Jamil, N., Samina, F., Shaikh, I., 2017. End- of- Life Scenarios for Municipal Solid Waste of Defence Housing Authority Lahore, Pakistan. Polish J. Environ. Stud. 26, 961–968. DOI: 10.15244/pjoes/67657

Andreasi Bassi, S., Christensen, T.H., Damgaard, A., 2017. Environmental performance of household waste management in Europe - An example of 7 countries. Waste Manag. 69, 545–557. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2017.07.042

Benavente, V., Fullana, A., Berge, N.D., 2017. Life cycle analysis of hydrothermal carbonization of olive mill waste: Comparison with current management approaches. J. Clean. Prod. 142, 2637-2648. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.11.013

Bigum, M. K. K., Damgaard, A., Scheutz, C., & Christensen, T. H. (2017). Environmental impacts and resource losses of incinerating misplaced household special wastes (WEEE, batteries, ink cartridges and cables). Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 122, 251-260. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2017.02.013

Bisinella, V., Götze, R., Conradsen, K., Damgaard, A., Christensen, T. H., & Astrup, T. F. (2017). Importance of waste composition for Life Cycle Assessment of waste management solutions. Journal of Cleaner Production, 164, 1180-1191. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.07.013

Bjelić, D., Markić, D.N., Pešić, Ž.Š., Sorak, M., Kikanović, O., Vukić, L., Ilić, M., Mihajlov, A., 2017. Environmental Assessment Of Municipal Solid Waste Management In Banjaluka , Bosnia And Herzegovina. Environ. Eng. Manag. J. 16, 1161–1170.

Grzesik, K., Malinowski, M., 2017. Life Cycle Assessment of Mechanical–Biological Treatment of Mixed Municipal Waste. Environ. Eng. Sci. 34, 207–220. DOI: 10.1089/ees.2016.0284.

Jensen, M. B., Møller, J., & Scheutz, C., 2017. Assessment of a combined dry anaerobic digestion and post-composting treatment facility for source-separated organic household waste, using material and substance flow analysis and life cycle inventory. Waste Management, 66, 23-35. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2017.03.029

Jensen, M. B., Møller, J., Mønster, J., & Scheutz, C., 2017. Quantification of greenhouse gas emissions from a biological waste treatment facility. Waste Management, 67, 375-384. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2017.05.033

Henriksen, T., Astrup, T.F., Damgaard, A., 2017. Linking Data Choices and Context Specificity in Life Cycle Assessment of Waste Treatment Technologies: A Landfill Case Study. J. Ind. Ecol. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12709

Liu, Y., Sun, W., Liu, J., 2017. Greenhouse gas emissions from different municipal solid waste management scenarios in China: Based on carbon and energy flow analysis. Waste Manag. 68, 653–661. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2017.06.020

Liu, Y., Ni, Z., Kong, X., Liu, J., 2017. Greenhouse gas emissions from municipal solid waste with a high organic fraction under different management scenarios. J. Clean. Prod. 147, 451–457. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.01.135

Salemdeeb, R., zu Ermgassen, E.K.H.J., Kim, M.H., Balmford, A., Al-Tabbaa, A., 2017. Environmental and health impacts of using food waste as animal feed: a comparative analysis of food waste management options. J. Clean. Prod. 140, 871–880.

Syeda, A., Jadoon, A., Nawaz Chaudhry, M., 2017. Life Cycle Assessment Modelling of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Existing and Proposed Municipal Solid Waste Management System of Lahore, Pakistan. Sustainability 9, 2242. DOI: 10.3390/su9122242

Thyberg, K.L., Tonjes, D.J., 2017. The environmental impacts of alternative food waste treatment technologies in the U.S. J. Clean. Prod. 158, 101–108. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.04.169

2016 

Bisinella, V., Conradsen, K., Christensen, T.H., Astrup, T.F., 2016. A global approach for sparse representation of uncertainty in Life Cycle Assessments of waste management systems. Int. J. Life Cycle Assess. 21, 378–394. DOI: 10.1007/s11367-015-1014-4 

Brogaard, L.K., Christensen, T.H., 2016. Life cycle assessment of capital goods in waste management systems. Waste Manag. 56, 561–574.

Di Gianfilippo, M., Costa, G., Pantini, S., Allegrini, E., Lombardi, F., Astrup, T.F., 2016. LCA of management strategies for RDF incineration and gasification bottom ash based on experimental leaching data. Waste Manag. 47, 285–298. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2015.05.032

Fang, L.L., Valverde-Pérez, B., Damgaard, A., Plósz, B.G., Rygaard, M., 2016. Life cycle assessment as development and decision support tool for wastewater resource recovery technology. Water Res. 88, 538–549. DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2015.10.016 

Grzesik, K., Malinowski, M., 2016. Life cycle assessment of refuse-derived fuel production from mixed municipal waste. Energy Sources, Part A Recover. Util. Environ. Eff. 38, 3150–3157.

ten Hoeve, M., Nyord, T., Peters, G.M., Hutchings, N.J., Jensen, L.S., Bruun, S., 2016. A life cycle perspective of slurry acidification strategies under different nitrogen regulations. J. Clean. Prod. 1–9. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.04.014

Jensen, M.B., Møller, J., Scheutz, C., 2016. Comparison of the organic waste management systems in the Danish–German border region using life cycle assessment (LCA). Waste Manag. 49, 491–504. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2016.01.035 

Manfredi, S., Cristobal, J., 2016. Towards more sustainable management of European food waste: Methodological approach and numerical application. Waste Manag. Res. 34, 957–968.

Naroznova, I., Møller, J., Larsen, B., Scheutz, C., 2016. Evaluation of a new pulping technology for pre-treating source-separated organic household waste prior to anaerobic digestion. Waste Manag. 50, 65–74. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2016.01.042 

Turner, D.A., Williams, I.D., Kemp, S., 2016. Combined material flow analysis and life cycle assessment as a support tool for solid waste management decision making. J. Clean. Prod. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.04.077

Vergara, S.E., Damgaard, A., Gomez, D., 2016. The Efficiency of Informality: Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Reductions from Informal Recycling in Bogotá, Colombia. J. Ind. Ecol. 20, 107–119. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12257

 

2015 

Berge, N.D., Li, L., Flora, J.R.V., Ro, K.S., 2015. Assessing the environmental impact of energy production from hydrochar generated via hydrothermal carbonization of food wastes. Waste Manag. 43, 203–217. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2015.04.029

Bjelić, D., Hristina, S.-C., Markić, D.N., Pešić, Ž.Š., Mihajlov, A., Vukić, L., 2015. Environmental Assessment Of Waste Management In Banjaluka Region With Focus On Landfilling. Environ. Eng. Manag. J. 14, 1455–1463.

Butera, S., Christensen, T.H., Astrup, T.F., 2015. Life cycle assessment of construction and demolition waste management. Waste Manag. 44, 196–205. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2015.07.011

Carlsson, M., Naroznova, I., Møller, J., Scheutz, C., Lagerkvist, A., 2015. Importance of food waste pre-treatment efficiency for global warming potential in life cycle assessment of anaerobic digestion systems. Resour. Conserv. Recycl. 102, 58–66. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2015.06.012

Turner, D.A., Williams, I.D., Kemp, S., 2015. Greenhouse gas emission factors for recycling of source-segregated waste materials. Resour. Conserv. Recycl. 105, 186–197. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2015.10.026 

Zhao, Y., Lu, W., Damgaard, A., Zhang, Y., Wang, H., 2015. Assessment of co-composting of sludge and woodchips in the perspective of environmental impacts (EASETECH). Waste Manag. 42, 55–60. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2015.04.021

Zhao, Y., Lu, W., Wang, H., 2015. Volatile trace compounds released from municipal solid waste at the transfer stage: Evaluation of environmental impacts and odour pollution. J. Hazard. Mater. 300, 695–701. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2015.07.081

2014 

Clavreul, J., Baumeister, H., Christensen, T.H., Damgaard, A., 2014. An environmental assessment system for environmental technologies. Environ. Model. Softw. 60, 18–30. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2014.06.007

Jain, P., Powell, J.T., Smith, J.L., Townsend, T.G., Tolaymat, T., 2014. Life-cycle inventory and impact evaluation of mining municipal solid waste landfills. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48, 2920–7. DOI: 10.1021/es404382s

 

Starostina, V., Damgaard, A., Rechberger, H., Christensen, T.H., 2014. Waste management in the Irkutsk Region, Siberia, Russia: environmental assessment of current practice focusing on landfilling. Waste Manag. Res. 32, 389–96. DOI: 10.1177/0734242X14526633

Turconi, R., Tonini, D., Nielsen, C.F.B., Simonsen, C.G., Astrup, T., 2014. Environmental impacts of future low-carbon electricity systems: Detailed life cycle assessment of a Danish case study. Appl. Energy 132, 66–73. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.06.078 

Yang, N., Damgaard, A., Lü, F., Shao, L.-M., Brogaard, L.K.-S., He, P.-J., 2014. Environmental impact assessment on the construction and operation of municipal solid waste sanitary landfills in developing countries: China case study. Waste Manag. 34, 929–937. DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2014.02.017

Yoshida, H., Clavreul, J., Scheutz, C., Christensen, T.H., 2014. Influence of data collection schemes on the Life Cycle Assessment of a municipal wastewater treatment plant. Water Res. 56, 292–303. DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2014.03.014

 

 

Reports:

Bisinella, V., Albizzati, P.F., Astrup, T.F., Damgaard, A., 2018. Life Cycle Assessment of grocery carrier bags. Danish Environmental Protection Agency, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Bisinella, V., Albizzati, P.F., Astrup, T.F., Damgaard, A., 2018. Life Cycle Assessment of management options for beverage packaging waste. Ministry of Environment and Food, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Brogaard, L.K.-S., Damgaard, A., Astrup, T., 2016. Livscyklus-screening af affaldsforebyggelse - Miljøprojekt nr. 1849 (In Danish). Miljøstyrelsen,
Copenhagen, Denmark. 

Boldrin, A., Damgaard, A., Brogaard, L.K.-S., Astrup, T.F., 2015. Life cycle assessment of shredder residue management - Environmental project No. 1814 EN. The Danish Environmental Protection Agency, Copenhagen, Denmark. 

Manfredi, S., Cristobal, J., Matos, C.T. de, Giavini, M., Vasta, A., Sala, S., Saouter, E., Tuomisto, H., 2015. Improving Sustainability and Circularity of European Food Waste Management with a Life Cycle Approach. Technical Report EUR 27657 EN.

Møller, J., Damgaard, A., Brogaard, L.K.-S., Astrup, T.F., 2015. Livscyklusvurdering af behandling af deponeret shredderaffald - Miljøprojekt nr. 1813 (In Danish). Miljøstyrelsen,
Copenhagen, Denmark.  

Møller, J., Damgaard, A.; Astrup, T. F. 2013. LCA af genbrug af mursten. Miljøprojekt No. 1512.(In Danish). Miljøstyrelsen, Copenhagen, Denmark 

 

Master Thesis projects where EASETECH was used

Alonso Altonaga, M., 2018. Environmental comparison of grocery shopping bags in Danish supermarkets – Reuse, recycling and disposal. Technical University of Denmark.

Guðmundsdóttir, G.F., 2018. Plastic Waste in Road Construction in Iceland: an Environmental Assessment. Technical University of Denmark.

Hammeken, K., 2018. Master Thesis - Assessment of organic waste management and biotechnological application potentials in the Arctic. Technical University of Denmark.

Jørgensen, J.S., 2017. Environmental assessment of close versus open loop recycling. Technical University of Denmark.

Takou, V., 2017. Management of PVC Waste: Potentials and Challenges. Technical University of Denmark.

Zefkilis, G.K., 2017. Environmental life cycle assessment of construction and demolition wood waste management. Technical University of Denmark.

Kashiwabara, T., 2016. Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of incineration and gasification process in Denmark, Italy and Japan. Technical University of Denmark.

Tonon, D., 2016. Life Cycle Assessment and optimization of the Inflight waste management in Thomas Cook Airlines. Technical University of Denmark Department.

Udodi, O.A., 2016. Life Cycle Assessment of Mining an Old Danish Landfill. Technical University of Denmark.

Bassi, S.A., 2015. LCA Of Household Waste Management In 7 European Countries. Technical University of Denmark.

Weei, C.C., 2015. LCA of Alternative Treatment Options for Organic Waste in Singapore Chew Chia Weei. Technical University of Denmark.

Jespersen, C.P., 2015. Comparative sustainability assessment of shelf systems made from virgin and recycled materials with focus on application of the most recent waste scenarios. Technical University of Denmark.

Fang, L.L., 2014. Life Cycle Assessment of TRENS as a water scarcity mitigation option for Copenhagen. Master Thesis. Technical University of Denmark.

Guldberg, A.N., 2014. Central sorting of commingled recyclables in Denmark. Technical University of Denmark.

Tu, E., 2014. Strategic Waste Management in Chr. Hansen. Technical University of Denmark.

Softa, A.-N., 2013. Environmental and Economic Assessment of Management of Plastic Packaging Waste, Master Thesis. Technical University of Denmark.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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