Books in category Technology & Engineering – Environmental

  • Conserving Data in the Conservation Reserve

    Conserving Data in the Conservation Reserve
    James Hamilton

    Using the CRP as a launch point, Hamilton explores the role of information, including 'hidden information,' in the design and implementation of regulatory policy.

  • Decision making in Environmental Health

    Decision-making in Environmental Health
    Carlos Corvalán, David Briggs, David John Briggs, Gerhard Zielhuis, World Health Organization

    Decision-Making in Environmental Health looks at the need for information in support of decision -making in environmental health. It will be an invaluable source of information for researchers in health and environmental health officers.

  • Management of Pollutant Emission from Landfills and Sludge

    Management of Pollutant Emission from Landfills and Sludge
    Malgorzata Pawlowska, Lucjan Pawlowski

    This book gives an overview of recent findings on the mitigation of gas emission from landfills and sludge processing.

  • Industrial Environmental Chemistry

    Industrial Environmental Chemistry
    Donald T. Sawyer, Arthur E. Martell

    This monograph consists of manuscripts submitted by invited speakers who participated in the symposium "Industrial Environmental Chemistry: Waste Minimization in Industrial Processes and Remediation of Hazardous Waste," held March 24-26, …

  • A Safe and Sustainable World

    A Safe and Sustainable World
    Nancy Jack Todd

    The results of this work have now entered mainstream science through the emerging discipline of ecological design.

  • Structural Analysis of Polymeric Composite Materials Second Edition

    Structural Analysis of Polymeric Composite Materials, Second Edition
    Mark E. Tuttle

    Emphasizing the macromechanical (structural) level over micromechanical issues and analyses, this unique book integrates effects of environment at the outset to establish a coherent and updated knowledge base.

  • Biomass for Energy Environment Agriculture and Industry

    Biomass for Energy, Environment, Agriculture and Industry
    P. Chartier, A.A.C-M. Beenackers, G. Grassi

    Interest in the use of biomass for non-food applications has grown strongly in recent years, mainly as a consequence of its potential as a prime renewable energy resource.

  • Acute Exposure Guideline Levels for Selected Airborne Chemicals Volume 7

    Acute Exposure Guideline Levels for Selected Airborne Chemicals:, Volume 7
    Committee on Toxicology, Committee on Acute Exposure Guideline Levels, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, National Research Council

  • Global Justice and Neoliberal Environmental Governance

    Global Justice and Neoliberal Environmental Governance
    Chukwumerije Okereke

    "With specific focus on three environmental regimes, this book explores the way that various notions of justice feature both implicitly and explicitly in the design of global environmental policies.

  • Controlling Pollution

    Controlling Pollution
    John Norregaard, Valerie Reppelin-Hill

    Explores different ways of controlling pollution through -green-taxes or permits, and evaluates their advantages and disadvantages. While many countries use environmental taxes, interest in tradable permits is growing.

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