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- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 265.00
Textile products are produced, distributed, sold and used worldwide. A quantitative assessment of sustainability in the textile manufacturing chain is therefore extremely important. The Handbook of sustainable textile production is a compilation of technical, economical, and environmental data from the various processes in this chain. This authoritative... more...
- Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 255.00
Environmental impact of textiles examines what effects all phases of textile production and use have on the environment, from growing or making fibres to discarding a product after its useful life has ended. It looks at the physical environment affected by these processes, including resource depletion, pollution and energy use; the biological environment,... more...
- Ch. Links Verlag 2012; US$ 14.85
Hauptbeschreibung Gessen, Schmirchau, Lichtenberg, Culmitzsch, Katzendorf, Sorge - das sind die Namen von Dörfern im Osten Thüringens, die nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg dem Uranbergbau in der SBZ /DDR weichen mussten. Dort wurde unter höchster Geheimhaltung das Erz für Moskau abgebaut - für die Herstellung sowjetischer Atomwaffen und für die Kernenergie.... more...
- Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 265.00
Environmental issues are playing an increasingly important role in the textile industry, both from the point of view of government regulation and consumer expectations. Sustainable textiles reviews ways of achieving more sustainable materials and technologies as well as improving recycling in the industry. The first part of the book discusses ways... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2001; US$ 36.99
This book explores the intricate relationship between public opinion and energy issues. Energy, the Environment, and Public Opinion sheds light on how much the public understands about energy policy, what the public wants officials to do about our energy problems, and how governments at various levels are likely to come to grips with energy shortages... more...
- BRILL 2007; US$ 199.00
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) aims to ensure that potential adverse environmental effects of human activities are assessed before decisions on such activities are made. This book assesses thirteen systems of Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment (TEIA) that exist or are in development in different parts of the world. more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 37.50
Bequem und billig ist es, das Einkaufen im Supermarkt. Vom Duschgel am Morgen über die Spagetti am Mittag bis zu Buttermilch und Wurstaufschnitt am Abend. Wir konsumieren Fertigprodukte, wissen aber nur selten, was sie eigentlich enthalten. Auf der Verpackung ist zwar alles Mögliche angegeben, aber dort wimmelt es oft nur so von E-Nummern,... more...
- iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2006; US$ 460.00
The use of chemicals in the EU has previously been governed by 40 different directives or laws incorporated into the statute books of member states. The need for a single regulatory system has been apparent to relevant bodies for some time, and REACH (Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals) is the scheme that has been put forward.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 38.95
Decades of U.S. nuclear weapons production have exacted a heavy environmental toll. The Department of Energy estimates that cleaning up waste and contamination resulting from production activities will cost over $150 billion. Yet even once that money is spent, these sites will need long-term attention to assure protection of human health and the environment.... more...