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Environmental effects of industries and plants

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  • Handbook of Sustainable Textile Productionby M I Tobler-Rohr

    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...

  • A Guide to Local Environmental Auditingby Hugh Barton; Noel Bruder

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 57.95

    First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Environmental Impact of Textilesby K Slater

    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...

  • Ecotextile ?98by A R Horrocks

    Elsevier Science 1998; US$ 290.00

    The edited papers which comprise this book were presented at the international conference, Ecotextile ?98, which was organised jointly by Bolton Institute and the British Textile Technology Group. more...

  • Environmental Implications of Expanded Coal Utilizationby M.J. Chadwick; Nils Lindman

    Elsevier Science 1982; US$ 72.95

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  • Ecotextilesby M Miraftab; A R Horrocks

    Elsevier Science 2007; US$ 220.00

    This book includes a carefully-chosen and edited selection of 23 papers from the Ecotextile 2004 Conference held at the University of Bolton. Ecotextiles is divided into five main parts. Part one deals with recycling and use of waste as raw materials in such areas as clothing and carpet manufacture. Part two discusses sustainability and eco-design... more...

  • Sustainable Textilesby R S Blackburn

    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...

  • Energy, the Environment, and Public Opinionby Eric R.A.N. Smith

    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...

  • Theory and Practice of Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessmentby Kees Bastmeijer; Timo Koivurova

    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...

  • Spurlos verschwundenby Annerose Kirchner

    Ch. Links Verlag 2012; US$ 14.86

    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...