GIS and LCA Methods Combined for Lower Biowaste Transportation Emissions

E. J├Ąppinen & O.-J. Korpinen
This study focuses on how to improve biowaste transportation logistics through geographical allocation of operating districts for transportation companies. The question whether waste collecting transportations from households should be publicly organized or left up to the citizens to decide by themselves is a quite debated subject in Finland at the moment. The model used depends on the region, and there is no clear consensus on their benefits and drawbacks. This study evaluates the effects on...