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Research Output

2020

Economic and technical considerations in pursuing green building certification : A case study from Iran

Amiri, A., Ottelin, J., Sorvari, J. & Junnila, S., 19 Jan 2020, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 12, 2, 719.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2019

Are LEED-certified buildings energy-efficient in practice?

Amiri, A., Ottelin, J. & Sorvari, J., 20 Mar 2019, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 11, 6, 14 p., 1672.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

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7 Citations (Scopus)
127 Downloads (Pure)

Haitalliset aineet aiheuttavat päänvaivaa ympäristörikosprosessissa

Björklöf, K., Viitala, N., Finnilä, S., Korhonen, P. & Sorvari, J., 2019, In : Ympäristö ja terveys. 50, 1, p. 46-51 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

2018

A circular economy: an analysis of the businesses awareness level in the Baltic Sea Region countries

Sergienko, O., Pavlova, A., Savoskula, V., Karvinen, M., Sorvari, J., Obuka, V., Klavins, M., Hillman, K. & Autio, S., 2018, In : Scientific journal NRU ITMO. 4, p. 125-138 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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A decision support tool for selecting the optimal sewage sludge treatment

Turunen, V., Sorvari, J. & Mikola, A., Feb 2018, In : Chemosphere. 193, p. 521-529 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)

Education on the utilization of secondary materials in earthworks

Kuula, P., Leppänen, M., Kolisoja, P., Korkiala-Tanttu, L., Gustavsson, H. & Sorvari, J., 6 Jun 2018, Proceedings of 10th international conference on the Environmental and Technical Implications of Construction with Alternative Materials: No Cradle no Grave Circular Economy into Practice. Lahtinen, P. & Raasakka, V. (eds.). Tampere: Suomen rakennusinsinöörien liitto RIL, p. 177-187 (RIL / Suomen rakennusinsinöörien liitto).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Geochemical and Pb isotopic characterization of soil, groundwater, human hair, and corn samples from the Domizio Flegreo and Agro Aversano area (Campania region, Italy)

Rezza, C., Albanese, S., Ayuso, R., Lima, A., Sorvari, J. & De Vivo, B., Jan 2018, In : JOURNAL OF GEOCHEMICAL EXPLORATION. 184, Part B, p. 318-332 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Holistic Approach to Biowaste Management

Varalta, F. & Sorvari, J., 10 Jun 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractScientific

2017

Constructing A Green Circular Society

Moula, M. E. (ed.), Sorvari, J. (ed.) & Oinas, P. (ed.), 10 Nov 2017, 1st ed. Helsinki: University of Helsinki. 179 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Introduction : How can circular economy help to construct a more sustainable green circular society?

E.Moula, M. M., Sorvari, J. & Oinas, P., 10 Nov 2017, Constructing A Green Circular Society. E.Moula, M. M., Sorvari, J. & Oinas, P. (eds.). Helsinki, Unigrafia: University of Helsinki, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

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Pilaantuneiden maa-alueiden kestävät riskinhallintakeinot

Pyy, O., Tikkanen, S., Reinikainen, J., Nihtilä, M. & Sorvari, J., 27 Feb 2017, 108 p. (Valtioneuvoston selvitys- ja tutkimustoiminnan julkaisusarja; no. 25/2017)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

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Sustainability literacy and engineering : Experiences from a literacy test as a teaching and assessment tool in Nordic universities

Karvinen, M., Grindsted, T. S., Keränen, A., Hermansen, J. E., Selbekk, L. K., Sohlo, S. & Sorvari, J., 2017, Proceedings of the 45th SEFI Annual Conference 2017 - Education Excellence for Sustainability, SEFI 2017. Quadrado, J. C., Bernardino, J. & Rocha, J. (eds.). SEFI Société Européenne pour la Formation des Ingénieurs, p. 49-62 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Towards zero climate emissions, zero waste, and one planet living — Testing the applicability of three indicators in Finnish cities

Sahimaa, O., Mattinen, M. K., Koskela, S., Salo, M., Sorvari, J., Myllymaa, T., Huuhtanen, J. & Seppälä, J., 1 Apr 2017, In : Sustainable Production and Consumption. 10, p. 121-132 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Finnish policy approach and measures for the promotion of sustainability in contaminated land management

Reinikainen, J., Sorvari, J. & Tikkanen, S., 2016, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 184, p. 108-119

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

How sustainable Nordic higher education actually is? Exploring the role of sustainable development in teaching at Nordic Higher Education Institutions

Karvinen, M., Mälkki, H. & Sorvari, J., 2016, Proceedings of the SEFI Annual Conference Tampere 2016: Engineering Education on Top of the World: Industry University Cooperation. SEFI - European Society For Engineering Education, 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Kestävyysarviointi osaksi pilaantuneiden maiden riskinhallintaa

Nihtilä, M., Sorvari, J. & Pyy, O., Nov 2016, In : Ympäristö ja terveys. 47, 7, p. 52-55

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Learning sustainability in an intercultural way – Case ERREC

Kärnä, P., Sammalisto, K., Sorvari, J., Aarrevaara, E., Sergienko, O. & Autio, S., 2016, Lahti Cleantech Annual Review 2016. p. 62-70 (The publication series of Lahti University of Applied Sciences; no. 24).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

NORDROCS konferenssin ”valitut palat”

Sorvari, J., Nov 2016, In : Ympäristö ja terveys. 47, 7, p. 62-65

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Pb isotopic constrains and environmental risk assessment of the Domizio Flegreo and Agro Aversano area (Campania region, Italy)

Rezza, C., Albanese, S., Ayuso, R., Lima, A., Sorvari, J. & De Vivo, B., 2016. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperScientific

Promoting justified risk-based decisions in contaminated land management

Reinikainen, J. & Sorvari, J., 1 Sep 2016, In : Science of the Total Environment. 563-564, p. 783-795 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

The concepts of resource efficiency and corporate environmental responsibility: a brief overview of the ERREC intensive week in St. Petersburg

Sergienko, O., Dinkelaker, N., Aarrevaara, E., Kärnä, P., Sammalisto, K., Jonsson, D., Sorvari, J. & Serkkola, A., 2016, In : Scientific journal NRU ITMO. 27, 4, p. 95-101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

The Implementation of Sustainable Development in the Nordic Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)

Karvinen, M., Lundgren, U., Mälkki, H. & Sorvari, J., Dec 2016, Handbook of Theory and Practice of Sustainable Development in Higher Education: World Sustainability Series. Filho, W. L., Mifsud, M., Shiel, C. & Pretorius, R. (eds.). Springer International Publishing AG, Vol. 3. p. 169-187 (World Sustainability Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Updating and testing of a Finnish method for mixed municipal solid waste composition studies

Liikanen, M., Sahimaa, O., Hupponen, M., Havukainen, J., Sorvari, J. & Horttanainen, M., Jun 2016, In : Waste Management. 52, p. 25-33 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Arsenic in bedrock, soil and groundwater - The first arsenic guidelines for aggregate production established in Finland

Parviainen, A., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Tarvainen, T., Hatakka, T., Härmä, P., Backman, B., Ketola, T., Kuula, P., Lehtinen, H., Sorvari, J., Pyy, O., Ruskeeniemi, T. & Luoma, S., 2015, In : EARTH-SCIENCE REVIEWS. 150, Nov 2015, p. 709-723

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Method for residual household waste composition studies

Sahimaa, O., Hupponen, M., Horttanainen, M. & Sorvari, J., 2015, In : Waste Management. 46, 12, p. 3-14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

18 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Industrial by-products

Sorvari, J. & Wahlström, M., 2014, Handbook of Recycling: State-of-the-art for Practitioners, Analysts, and Scientists. Worrell, E. & Reuter, M. A. (eds.). p. 231-253

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

2013

Applicability of Renewable Energy Directive calculation to assess sustainability of biogas production

Manninen, K., Koskela, S., Nuppunen, A., Sorvari, J., Nevalainen, O. & Siitonen, S., 2013, In : Energy Policy. 56, p. 549-557

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of ecological risks at former landfill site using TRIAD procedure and Multi-Criteria Analysis

Sorvari, J., Schultz, E. & Haimi, J., 2013, In : Risk Analysis. 33, p. 203-219

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

13 Citations (Scopus)
2012

4th Joint Nordic Meeting on Remediation of Contaminated Sites - Nordrocs - Oslo, Norja, 18.-21.9.2012

Räsänen, M., Winquist, E., Tuomela, M., Leisola, M. & Sorvari, J., 2012, Nordrocs 2012, Program/Short Papers/Abstracts. Oslo, Norja: Miljoringen, Mutku, Atv Jord og Grundvand, Renare Mark

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Eco-efficiency analysis of a fungal bioremediation method

Räsänen, M., Winquist, E., Tuomela, M., Leisola, M. & Sorvari, J., 2012, Environ Microbiol and Biotechnol in the frame of the Knowledge-Based Bio and Green Economy, EMB 2012, Bologna, Italia, 10.-12.4.2012. School of Engineering, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Measuring eco-efficiency of contaminated soil management at the regional level

Kielenniva, N., Antikainen, R. & Sorvari, J., 30 Oct 2012, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 109, p. 179-188 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

20 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Environmental risks caused by pesticides at forest nurseries in Finland

Sorvari, J. & Jaakkonen, S., Mar 2011, In : HUMAN AND ECOLOGICAL RISK ASSESSMENT. 17, 2, p. 431-466 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of the relationship between the natural geological environment and certain chronic diseases in Finland

Kousa, A., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Nikkarinen, M., Havulinna, A. S., Karvonen, M., Moltchanova, E., Sorvari, J., Lehtinen, H., Rossi, E., Ruskeeniemi, T., Backman, B., Mäkelä-Kurtto, R., Kantola, M., Hatakka, T. & Savolainen, H., 2011, Geoscience for Society 125th Anniversary Volume. 49 ed. Vol. 2011. p. 247-262 16 p. (Special Paper of the Geological Survey of Finland; vol. 2011, no. 49).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Shooting ranges: Environmental contamination

Sorvari, J., 2011, Encyclopedia of Environmental Health. Nriagu, J. O. (ed.). Vol. 5. p. 41-50

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

2010

A decision support tool to prioritize risk management options for contaminated sites

Sorvari, J. & Seppälä, J., 15 Mar 2010, In : Science of the Total Environment. 408, 8, p. 1786-1799 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

38 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Eco-efficiency in contaminated land management in Finland - Barriers and development needs

Sorvari, J., Antikainen, R., Kosola, M. L., Hokkanen, P. & Haavisto, T., Apr 2009, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 90, 5, p. 1715-1727 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

31 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Developing environmental legislation to promote recycling of industrial by-products - An endless story?

Sorvari, J., 2008, In : Waste Management. 28, 3, p. 489-501 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

13 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Arsenic in the Tampere region in Finland: occurrence in the environment, risk assessment and risk management - final results of the RAMAS project

Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Ruskeeniemi, T., Backman, B., Rossi, E., Lehtinen, H., Schultz, E., Sorvari, J., Mäkelä-Kurtto, R., Parviainen, A., Vaajasaari, K. & Bilaltdin, Ä., 2007, 28th Nordic Geological Winter Meeting, Aalborg - Denmark January 7-10, 2008. Keynote presentation. Wahl, N. A. (ed.). Aalborg, Denmark

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Environmental risks at Finnish shooting ranges - A case study

Sorvari, J., Sep 2007, In : HUMAN AND ECOLOGICAL RISK ASSESSMENT. 13, 5, p. 1111-1146 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

36 Citations (Scopus)

Migration of arsenic from a Cu-W-As mine tailings area, Ylöjärvi Finland.

Ruskeeniemi, T., Backman, B., Kauppila, T., Pullinen, A., Carlson, L., Bilaletdin, Ä., Vaajasaari, K., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Parviainen, A., Schultz, E., Sorvari, J. & Rossi, E., 2007, The 23rd International Applied Geochemistry Symposium (IAGS 2007), 14-19 June 2007. Oviedo, Spain. Perez Jorge, L. (ed.). Oviedo, Spain: University of Oviedo, p. 75

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RAMAS-hankkeen johtopäätökset

Ruskeeniemi, T., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Lehtinen, H., Backman, B., Rossi, E., Schultz, E., Sorvari, J., Mäkelä-Kurtto, R., Bilaletdin, Ä. & Vaajasaari, K., 2007, Arseenin esiintyminen Pirkanmaalla, riskit ja niiden hallinta.RAMAS-hankkeen tärkeimmät tulokset. Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Ruskeeniemi, T., Parviainen, A. & Backman, B. (eds.). Espoo: Teknillinen korkeakoulu, Geoympäristötekniikka, p. 139-148

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

RAMAS-hankkeen suositukset

Ruskeeniemi, T., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Lehtinen, H., Backman, B., Rossi, E., Schultz, E., Sorvari, J., Mäkelä-Kurtto, R., Bilaletdin, Ä. & Vaajasaari, K., 2007, Arseenin esiintyminen Pirkanmaalla, riskit ja niiden hallinta.RAMAS-hankkeen tärkeimmät tulokset. Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Ruskeeniemi, T., Parviainen, A. & Backman, B. (eds.). Espoo: Teknillinen korkeakoulu, Geoympäristötekniikka, p. 137-138

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

RAMAS-hankkeessa käytettyjen menetelmien tarkastelu

Ruskeeniemi, T., Sorvari, J., Schultz, E., Lehtinen, H., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Backman, B., Mäkelä-Kurtto, R., Rossi, E., Vaajasaari, K. & Bilaletdin, Ä., 2007, Arseenin esiintyminen Pirkanmaalla, riskit ja niiden hallinta.RAMAS-hankkeen tärkeimmät tulokset. Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Ruskeeniemi, T., Parviainen, A. & Backman, B. (eds.). Espoo: Teknillinen korkeakoulu, Geoympäristötekniikka, p. 125-136

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

RAMAS project: Assessment and management of risks associated with arsenic on the regional scale

Sorvari, J., Rossi, E., Lehtinen, H., Schultz, E., Backman, B., Ruskeeniemi, T., Vaajasaari, K., Mäkelä-Kurtto, R., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K. & Parviainen, A., 2007, 8th biannual Symposium of Finnish Geochemists, 13-14 February 2007. Helsinki, Finland. Espoo: Vuorimiesyhdistys, p. 77-82

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Regional health risk assessment of natural and anthropogenic arsenic; Case study in Pirkanmaa, Finland.

Rossi, E., Sorvari, J., Backman, B., Mäkelä-Kurtto, R., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Ruskeeniemi, T. & Vaajasaari, K., 2007, 10th International Conference on the Environmental Science and Technology (CEST2007). 5 7 September 2007, Cos island, Greece.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Regional risk management of anthropogenic and natural arsenic in Pirkanmaa, Finland.

Lehtinen, H., Parviainen, A., Sorvari, J., Backman, B., Bilaletdin, Ä., Kettunen, V., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Mäkelä-Kurtto, R., Rossi, E., Ruskeeniemi, T. & Schultz, E., 2007, (Difpolmine Conference: What the future holds for large metal-polluted sites? Montpellier, France, 12-14 of December 2006.).

Research output: Working paperProfessional

Use of Geochemical data in planning of land use and exploitation of georesources Experience from an arsenic project in the Pirkanmaa Region, Finland.

Ruskeeniemi, T., Loukola-Ruskeeniemi, K., Backman, B., Rossi, E., Lehtinen, H., Sorvari, J., Schultz, E., Bilaletdin, Ä. & Mäkelä-Kurtto, R., 2007, 15th Meeting of the Association of European Geological Societies Georesources and Public Policy, research, management, environment, 16-20 September. Tallin, Estonia. Tallinn, Estonia: Tallinn: Geological Society of Estonia, p. 57-59

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

2006

Environmental contamination at Finnish shooting ranges-the scope of the problem and management options

Sorvari, J., Antikainen, R. & Pyy, O., 31 Jul 2006, In : Science of the Total Environment. 366, 1, p. 21-31 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

70 Citations (Scopus)
2005

PCB contamination from polysulphide sealants in residential areas - Exposure and risk assessment

Priha, E., Hellman, S. & Sorvari, J., Apr 2005, In : Chemosphere. 59, 4, p. 537-543 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

49 Citations (Scopus)