Global Review on Safer End of Engineered Life

Cook, E and Velis, CA (2021) Global Review on Safer End of Engineered Life. Report. Royal Academy of Engineering , London.



  • Cook, E
  • Velis, CA
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: This Global Review was commissioned as part of the Engineering X Safer End of Engineered Life programme which is funded by Lloyd’s Register Foundation. Engineering X is an international collaboration, founded by the Royal Academy of Engineering and Lloyd’s Register Foundation, that brings together some of the world’s leading problem-solvers to address the great challenges of our age. The Engineering X Safer End of Engineered Life programme seeks to improve safety and reduce harm caused by the decommissioning, dismantling and disposal of engineered products, artefacts, and structures at the end of their life.
Keywords: open burning; waste; informal recycling sector; circular economy; e-waste; construction and demolition waste; plastic waste; medical waste; solid waste, health and safety, risk, Global South; resource recovery; uncontrolled burning; mismanaged waste; low- and middle-income countries; occupational health; public health
  • Published: 6 January 2021
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences (Leeds) > School of Civil Engineering (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 06 Jan 2021 16:59
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2021 17:47
Status: Published online
Publisher: Royal Academy of Engineering
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