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Is there any engineering discipline concerned with recycling?

A recycling process is usually very specific for the material that should be recycled. There isn't really a single discipline called recycling engineering (yet). The most common profession among ...
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What are ideas to change the advertising system towards sustainability?

This is a complex issue and one that's hard to address succinctly. It gets into the larger matter of media and its role and interaction with society, which is profound. This includes political and ...
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What are ideas to change the advertising system towards sustainability?

The issue is not advertising per se, but what drives it. In a capitalist system, businesses pursue higher revenues and lower costs in order to maximize profits. Advertising is a part of this system ...
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What are ideas to change the advertising system towards sustainability?

Steps that would make a difference: Regulation A: A truth in advertising policy. Go after them hard for deceptive practices, especially 'life style' ads. (The attractive young lady does NOT come ...
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Is a master's degree in computer science relevant for working in sustainable living?

Yes, definitely! While today we often think of sustainability considerations as secondary, up-and-coming, or even fringe, at some point in the future (hopefully soon!) they will be a standard and even ...
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Is there any engineering discipline concerned with recycling?

At the mining university of Leoben they have recycling engineering bachelor and masters. But it's in german.
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