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The psychological, economic, and social costs of air ...

The review, conducted by MIT Sloan assistant professor. systematically examines the psychological, economic, and social effects of air pollution. His findings appear in the April edition of "Current Opinion in Psychology.". "Many of us tend to think about air pollution in terms of its harm on the environment and human health, but it also ...

Socio Economic Impacts Of Mining Cement

socio economic impact of sand gravel mining. social and economical impacts of coal mining in south africa ... socio-economic impact of sand gravel mining; ballest …

Creating Conditions for Thriving Communities | WSP

Societies already have a huge challenge to deal with—slowing down the impacts of climate change. If deepening socio-economic inequalities are piled on top of this, the problems will multiply, increase in their complexity and ultimately become even more difficult and costly to address.

The social and economic impacts of gold mining

understanding of the socio-economic impacts of the gold mining industry at a global, national and host community level. In doing so, this report seeks to facilitate more effective dialogue

How COVID-19 has strengthened the role of women in the ...

The socio-economic impacts of COVID-19 In line with global measures, the Nigerian government has restricted movement through the implementation of a lockdown and promotion of social distancing to curb the spread of COVID-19.

A meta-analysis of the ecological and economic outcomes of ...

Mangrove restoration has become a popular strategy to ensure the critical functions and economic benefits of this ecosystem. This study conducts …

2. Materials Science and Engineering and National Economic ...

The opportunity for a positive economic impact is enormous. ... For example, the intense import competition in the automotive industry has had a severe impact on the U.S. metals industry because car and truck production uses 15 to 18 percent of the steel, 12 to 16 percent of the aluminum, 8 to 10 percent of the copper, about 45 percent of the ...

Socioeconomic Impact - an overview | ScienceDirect Topics

The socio-economic impacts of drought are well quantified in terms of water resources, agriculture and recreation, but less is known about their ecological effects ( Lake, 2011 ). Droughts can occur both seasonally (i.e. short-term within-year water deficiencies) and supra-seasonally (i.e. multi-year water deficiencies), and tend to have the ...

The economic context of Angola - Economic and Political ...

Economic Indicators. For the latest updates on the key economic responses from governments to address the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, please consult the IMF's policy tracking platform Policy Responses to COVID-19.. Second largest oil producer in Africa, Angola also has the third largest GDP in sub-Saharan Africa, after Nigeria and South Africa.

NATURAL RESOURCE USE GROUP 20

Figure 1: Socio-economic indicators, domestic extraction, material footprint, and material-related environmental impacts in South Africa and in the G20 (1995-2015)* Population DE & MF PM health impacts Value added

Analysis of the Electric Vehicle Industry

IEDC is the world's largest membership organization serving the economic development profession, with over 4,500 members, and a network of over 25,000 economic development professionals and allies. From public to private, rural to urban, and local to international, our members represent the entire range of economic development experience.

Socio-economic impact of the e-waste pollution in India ...

1.3. Impact of hazardous substances on health and environment. The waste from electronic products include toxic substances such as cadmium and lead in the circuit boards; lead oxide and cadmium in monitor cathode ray tubes (CRTs); mercury in switches and flat screen monitors; cadmium in computer batteries; polychlorinated biphenyls in older capacitors and transformers; and …

Responsibility | Economic Benefits and the Importance of ...

Importance of Metals Economic Benefits and the Importance of Mining The metals produced from mining are the silent rivers that have run through the northern Minnesota economy since the late 1800s when the region's rich iron ore deposits were first discovered and mined.

Ecological and socio‐economic impacts of invasive water ...

1. Water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) is one of the world's most invasive aquatic plants and is known to cause significant ecological and socio‐economic effects.2. Water hyacinth can alter water clarity and decrease phytoplankton production, dissolved oxygen, nitrogen, phosphorous, heavy metals and concentrations of other contaminants.

The socio-economic benefits of nickel commerce

Today, the global economy is suffering simply because China, currently the world's largest economy, struggles to maintain their economic growth amid overabundance and undersupply in the base metal segment. Many steel companies around the globe are struggling because of the current supply shortage in nickel, forcing them to pass on additional costs brought about by improvisation methods to ...

Status, Trends, and Solutions Indonesia

Figure 3: ontribution of resource types to domestic extraction, material footprint, and total environmental and socio-economic impacts in Indonesia (2015) Glossary Unlike the G20 average, metal and biomass dominated domestic extraction amounts (they both caused more than a third of total domestic extraction).

Sebastian Luckeneder Stefan Giljum Tamás Krisztin

Against the backdrop of steadily increasing global raw material demand, the socio-economic impli-cations of metal ore extraction in developing countries are of major interest in academic and policy debates. This work investigates whether mining activities relate to the economic performance of mining regions and their surrounding areas.

Neurocognitive impact of metal exposure and social ...

Metal exposure and the distance from industrial emission was associated with negative cognitive impacts in these children. Lead exposure had neurocognitive effect even at very low levels of blood lead concentration when socio-economic status is low, and this should further address the importance and …

Socio-Economic Impact of Scrap Metal Business in Dar es ...

Omar, H.M. (2010), Socio-economic Impact of Scrap Metal Business in Dar es Salaam: The case of Kinondoni Municipality. Master's Master's thesis, Mzumbe University.

Environmental and Socio-economic Impact Assessment of the ...

This work aims to evaluate the environmental and socio-economic impact of switchgrass production in heavy metals contaminated soils. To determine ecological, social and economic sustainability, different categories were studied: energy balance, gases emission, land use, biological and landscape diversity, cost savings/losses, costs of CO 2 ...

LCA of biodiesel from Jatropha, oil palm and soybean

LCA of biodiesel from Jatropha, oil palm and soybean. Nils Rettenmaier . EUROCLIMA Workshop Campinas, Brazil, 30 November 2011. ifeu – Institute for Energy and

Status, Trends, and Solutions Japan

Figure 1: Socio-economic indicators, domestic extraction, material footprint, and material-related environmental impacts ... traction in other coun-tries used for local con-sumption in the nation of interest (consumption ... limate change impacts of metals have changed since 2005. Although Japan is a net-importer of metal resources by

World Heritage Centre - Socio-economic impacts of World ...

As such, t ourism has a direct effect on the socio-economic impact on World Heritage properties. However, t he availability of reliable and comparable data on the economic impact of tourism on a global level is significantly lacking. To date no globally standardized data is available on visitor numbers and/or economic impacts.

Socio-Economic Determinants of the Need for Dental Care in ...

Background Oral health has improved in France. However, there are still inequalities related to the socio-economic status. Objectives The aim of this study was to measure the prevalence of dental care needs in an adult population and to identify the demographic, socio-economic and behavioral variables that may explain variations in this parameter. Methods A cross-sectional analysis …

An assessment of the ex-post socio-economic impacts of ...

A major gap in the history of rinderpest concerns the socio-economic impacts of its control and eradication. While much has been documented on the epidemiological, technical, and institutional lessons resulting from rinderpest control and prevention, very little has been written on the implications for society at local, national, regional and ...

(PDF) Environmental Pollution and their Socioeconomic Impacts

Environmental pollution and their socioeconomic impacts Chapter | 25 333. the economic ability, or the political structure to protect their environment ( Spellman, 2017 ). A problem long unnoticed ...

Creating Conditions for Thriving Communities | WSP

If deepening socio-economic inequalities are piled on top of this, the problems will multiply, increase in their complexity and ultimately become even more difficult and costly to address. The challenge therefore is for societies to create conditions where constituent communities can take advantage of future opportunities, whether these are ...

The Impact of Mineral Resource Depletion

tal perspective. Finnveden (2005) highlights the impacts of resource use on human welfare. The socio-economic value of mineral extraction can be vast in some regions and changes in the extraction industry can have enormous social conse-quences. As resources become scarce the quality of life for parts of society may be influenced, which, in turn ...

JMSE | Free Full-Text | Climate Change, Coasts and Coastal ...

CoSMoS allows coastal managers to not only quantify hazards but also to examine the associated socio-economic impacts on coastal communities. The contribution of O'Neill et al. [ 6 ] addresses the hazard quantification aspect, while the contribution by Erikson et al. [ 7 ] addresses the link between hazards and socio-economic consequences.

Impacts of mining activities on soil properties: case ...

If the socio-economic benefits of mining have been favora-ble to the country's development, the same does not apply for its impact on the environment. Indeed, it is well known that mining and metallurgical processes in all their phases, i.e. ex-traction, processing, transport, and smelting, alters the natural

what are the social, economic and environmental impacts of ...

Environmental effects are usually based on damage caused by extracting the metal (eg mining for the ore, spoil heaps, toxic solutions leaching away after processing), depletion of the Earth's resources, unusable waste after the metal has been used. Again, good specific examples can be used to back up the general points. Hope this helps.

Global environmental and socio‐economic impacts of a ...

In this section we describe the impact, in terms of environmental and socio‐economic footprints, of both the baseline final demand for metal and electrical …

Socio-Economic-Political Impact of Mining in the ...

The socio-economic impact of mining is viewed from Kanter's (1999) perspective that all social problems are economic problems. The overall solution to the mining issues can come to a resolution by applying the tripartite principle of action (Perlas, 2005; Etzkowitz, 2008; Albareda, .Lozano, Tencati, Midttun, & Perrini, 2008). Economic Impact

Status, Trends, and Solutions Australia

Figure 3: ontribution of resource types to domestic extraction, material footprint, and total environmental and socio-economic impacts in Australia (2015) Glossary Unlike the G20 average, metals dominated the share of domestic extraction amounts and material footprint, but contributed only a minor share to environmental impacts.

The Impact of Metal Extraction to the Environment, Economy ...

Environmental Impact of Metal Extraction. When metal is extracted from the ground, it creates a lot of negative impact to the environment. Look at what's happening in Brazil, the country that's fast becoming the world's primary supplier of gold.It is estimated that more than 2,000 tonnes of mercury have been released into the environment as a result of the modern Brazilian gold rush.

Socio-economic assessment and feasibility study on ...

2.1 Socio-economic assessment 16 2.2 Analysis and feasibility of recycling technologies 19 3 Results of socio-economic assessment 20 3.1 Overview on the informal e-waste management system in Accra, Ghana 20 3.2 Impacts on workers 22 3.2.1 Safe and healthy working conditions 22