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Helena Åberg

Senior lecturer

Helena Åberg
Senior lecturer
helena.aberg@ped.gu.se
+46 31 786 4236
0707-641126

Room number: Pedagogen C Insikten C2 29
Postal Address: Box 300, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Läroverksgatan 5 , 41120 Göteborg


Department of Food and Nutrition and Sport Science (More Information)
Box 300
405 30 Göteborg
www.iki.gu.se
iki@ped.gu.se
Fax: +46 31 786 2048
Visiting Address: Läroverksgatan 5 , 411 20 Göteborg

About Helena Åberg

Helena Åberg, former domestic science teacher is household and have passed the doctorate in domestic science. The thesis has the title "Sustainable waste management in households — from international policy to everyday practises. Experiences from two Swedish field studies dealing with household motives to engage in eco-friendly waste management but also prerequisites for this as well as the outcome of the engagement. Interest in the Affairs of the household as a player in the technical infrastructure system was brought back in the late 1980s when Helena was linked to research projects at Chalmers University of technology around the particula source separation and composting. Helena was active at Chalmers in about 5 years and then moved to the research activities at the Department of Domestic Science in 1992. Helena was adopted as the first student of Household science at Gothenburg University and graduated in 2000. Since then, she has worked in several multidisciplinary projects in the waste and VA area.

Helen's main interest in these contexts is to study and communicate knowledge about domestic habits, assumptions and requirements that system operators as well as on how this knowledge can be useful in planning and development of sustainable technological systems.

Latest publications

Hide and seek - What enables and hinders households' battery recycling?
Ulrika Holmberg, María José Zapata Campos, Helena Åberg
Paper presented at 23:rd Nordic Academy of Management Conference (NFF) in Copenhagen, August 12-14., Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

Primary and secondary battery consumption trends in Sweden 1996-2013: Method development and detailed accounting by battery type
Joao Patricio, Yuliya Kalmykova, Per E. O. Berg, Leonardo Rosado, Helena Åberg
Waste Management, Journal article 2015
Journal article

Who Loves Sewage? Matching Expectations on Communication Between Households and Sanitation Professionals
B Rydhagen, Helena Åberg, C Dackman
Guzovic, Zvonimir, Duic, Neven and Ban, Marko (Eds.), Proceedings of 5th Dubrovnik Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems,, Conference paper 2009
Conference paper

Inconsistent pathways of household waste
L Dahlén, Helena Åberg, A Lagerkvist, P. E. O. Berg
Waste management, Journal article 2009
Journal article

Engineering sustainable sewage systems
B Rydhagen, C Dackman, Helena Åberg, S Jonsson
The sustainable city V. Urban regeneration and sustainability, Conference paper 2008
Conference paper

Household perspectives of sustainable sanitation
Helena Åberg
Paper presented at the XXI th IFHE, congress - July 26-31 2008, Lucerne, Switzerland. , Poster 2008
Poster

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2016

2015

Hide and seek - What enables and hinders households' battery recycling?
Ulrika Holmberg, María José Zapata Campos, Helena Åberg
Paper presented at 23:rd Nordic Academy of Management Conference (NFF) in Copenhagen, August 12-14., Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

Primary and secondary battery consumption trends in Sweden 1996-2013: Method development and detailed accounting by battery type
Joao Patricio, Yuliya Kalmykova, Per E. O. Berg, Leonardo Rosado, Helena Åberg
Waste Management, Journal article 2015
Journal article

2014

2009

Who Loves Sewage? Matching Expectations on Communication Between Households and Sanitation Professionals
B Rydhagen, Helena Åberg, C Dackman
Guzovic, Zvonimir, Duic, Neven and Ban, Marko (Eds.), Proceedings of 5th Dubrovnik Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems,, Conference paper 2009
Conference paper

Inconsistent pathways of household waste
L Dahlén, Helena Åberg, A Lagerkvist, P. E. O. Berg
Waste management, Journal article 2009
Journal article

2008

Engineering sustainable sewage systems
B Rydhagen, C Dackman, Helena Åberg, S Jonsson
The sustainable city V. Urban regeneration and sustainability, Conference paper 2008
Conference paper

Household perspectives of sustainable sanitation
Helena Åberg
Paper presented at the XXI th IFHE, congress - July 26-31 2008, Lucerne, Switzerland. , Poster 2008
Poster

Showing 1 - 10 of 28

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