Select a topic from the list below and undertake a literature review on the topic to write a research paper. Literature cited should include most recently published papers from journals as well as recent reports published by recognised institutions/organisations. If you prefer to write the paper on a topic not included in the list below, you are required obtain approval from the course convenor prior to commencing the work on the paper.

 

  • Evolution of cleaner production
  • Benefits and barriers of implementing cleaner production
  • Cleaner production as a strategy to enhance industrial competitiveness
  • Cleaner production assessment, implementation and continuation
  • Cleaner production assessment in primary industries (select one industry)
  • Cleaner production assessment in major manufacturing industries (select one industry)
  • Cleaner production assessment in major service sectors (select one service sector)
  • Life cycle assessment
  • Environmental management accounting
  • Design for environment
  • Industrial ecology
  • Eco-labeling
  • Green purchasing and supply chain management
  • Public environmental reporting
  • Government policies and strategies for promoting cleaner production
  • International cleaner production strategies
  • Financing cleaner production
  • Role of local governments in promoting cleaner production
  • Cleaner production case studies
  • Sustainable production and consumption
  • Green economy

 

The format of the paper is flexible. However, it should comply with the normal requirements of a paper published in a journal. The rationale behind this assessment item is to assess the student’s ability to research on a given topic in cleaner production and eco-efficiency, ability to cite latest literature and reports on latest developments in this area and to assess the ability to write a research paper to the standards normally required of a journal. Students are strongly encouraged to get familiar with such requirements by referring to paper published in an international scientific journal.

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Select a topic from the list below and undertake a literature review on the topic to write a research paper. Literature cited should include most recently published papers from journals as well as recent reports published by recognised institutions/organisations. If you prefer to write the paper on a topic not included in the list below, you are required obtain approval from the course convenor prior to commencing the work on the paper.

 

  • Evolution of cleaner production
  • Benefits and barriers of implementing cleaner production
  • Cleaner production as a strategy to enhance industrial competitiveness
  • Cleaner production assessment, implementation and continuation
  • Cleaner production assessment in primary industries (select one industry)
  • Cleaner production assessment in major manufacturing industries (select one industry)
  • Cleaner production assessment in major service sectors (select one service sector)
  • Life cycle assessment
  • Environmental management accounting
  • Design for environment
  • Industrial ecology
  • Eco-labeling
  • Green purchasing and supply chain management
  • Public environmental reporting
  • Government policies and strategies for promoting cleaner production
  • International cleaner production strategies
  • Financing cleaner production
  • Role of local governments in promoting cleaner production
  • Cleaner production case studies
  • Sustainable production and consumption
  • Green economy

 

The format of the paper is flexible. However, it should comply with the normal requirements of a paper published in a journal. The rationale behind this assessment item is to assess the student’s ability to research on a given topic in cleaner production and eco-efficiency, ability to cite latest literature and reports on latest developments in this area and to assess the ability to write a research paper to the standards normally required of a journal. Students are strongly encouraged to get familiar with such requirements by referring to paper published in an international scientific journal.

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