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The 150 Hottest New Brands.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Entrepreneur. Apr/May2022, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p73-91. 15p. 7 Color Photographs, 1 Black and White Photograph, 1 Cartoon or Caricature.

Abstract: The company also recycles some items and donates others to charities, like eyeglasses for the Lions Club's Recycle For Sight Program, or bras for Free The Girls, which helps sex-trafficking survivors earn an income selling them. In fact, more than 16% ...

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Experimental analysis on heat mitigation potential of stacked coir fiber mat and perlite as an alternative for green roof.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Industrial Textiles. 10/3/2022, Vol. 52, p1-19. 19p.

Abstract: Depleting non-renewable resources and global warming motivated researchers to focus on passive cooling solutions to minimize the internal temperature of buildings. The benefits of using stacked coir mat and perlite in wet and dry conditions are tested ...

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Driving carbon zero initiative and green scenes by rooftop SPV.

Publication Type: Conference

Source(s): AIP Conference Proceedings. 2022, Vol. 2644 Issue 1, p1-9. 9p.

Abstract: Due to the high cost of electricity, interruptions in the power supplied and frequent use of a fossil-powered generator in the College of Engineering, Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), there is an increase in greenhouse gas emissions and this ...

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Experimental Study on the Pollutant Removal Performance and Cleaning Characteristics of Six Sand-Based Bioretention Systems.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Environmental Engineering. Sep2022, Vol. 148 Issue 9, p1-9. 9p.

Abstract: This study investigates the pollutant removal performance and cleaning characteristics of six sand-based bioretention systems. The sand-based bioretention systems used fine sand and peat soil as the primary substrates mixed with volcanic rock, green ze...

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Research on Micro Technology of Microclimate Environment in Urban Green Space Based on Humanization Concept.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Meteorological & Environmental Research. Oct2022, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p73-78. 6p.

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Abstract: To create a comfortable microclimate environment, the design methods of green layout and green structure of four common forms of urban green space (park green space, road green space, waterfront open green space, and green space between houses) were di...

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Exploring trade-offs between cost and peak flow reduction toward identifying optimal LID designs combining green roof and permeable pavement.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Urban Water Journal. Dec2022, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p1047-1059. 13p.

Abstract: This study aims to apply a cost-effectiveness approach to identify optimal Low Impact Development (LID) designs for peak flow management when two specific practices are simultaneously employed: Permeable Pavement (PP) and Green Roofs (GR). Four design ...

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An Investigation on the Influences of Construction Schemes on Backfilling the River-Crossing Section of a Utility Tunnel.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Advances in Materials Science & Engineering. 11/7/2022, p1-17. 17p.

Abstract: The backfill construction of a utility tunnel is as important as its main structure construction. While the existing research on utility tunnels focuses on the construction of the main structure, rare attention has been paid to the backfill constructio...

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Numerical Study on Effects of Wind Speed and Space Heights on Water Evaporating Performance of Water-Retained Bricks.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Entropy. Nov2022, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p1550. 19p.

Abstract: Energy-saving roof renovation methods are effective ways to alleviate the urban heat island effect. In this paper, the authors propose three models of two-layer water-retained bricks, established the physical and mathematic models of the water-retained...

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New hybrid GR6J-wavelet-based genetic algorithm-artificial neural network (GR6J-WGANN) conceptual-data-driven model approaches for daily rainfall–runoff modelling.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Neural Computing & Applications. Oct2022, Vol. 34 Issue 20, p17231-17255. 25p.

Abstract: Rainfall–runoff modeling is significant for efficient water resources management and planning. The hydrological conceptual models can have challenges, such as dealing with nonlinearity and needing more data, whereas data-driven models are generally lac...

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Green capabilities and green purchasing practices: A strategy striving towards sustainable operations.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Business Strategy & the Environment (John Wiley & Sons, Inc). May2022, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p1719-1729. 11p. 1 Color Photograph, 7 Charts.

Abstract: Increasing businesses adverse operations and unsustainable practices are causing rise in environmental concerns. The adoption of green capabilities could be a promising step that can ease environmental problems and achieve green ideology in businesses....

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