Strategic Waste Management in Chr. Hansen

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GRØN DYST 2014 Technical University of Denmark

Strategic Waste Management in Chr. Hansen
Author:E. Tu (DTU Environment, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)
Date: 2014-06-27     Track: Main     Session: 1

This project focuses on the application of Life Cycle Thinking (LCT) to advise on strategic waste management in the Danish company Chr. Hansen, and specifically its facility in Avedøre (Copenhagen). Chr. Hansen A/S is an international bioscience company that develops and produces a range of natural ingredients that are used in the food, nutritional, pharmaceutical and agricultural industry. Chr. Hansen’s waste management challenges concern the characterization of the waste fractions, the handling methods and methods of disposal.