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Environmental effects of industries and plants

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  • Agricultural Policy Monitoring and Evaluation 2012by OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2012; US$ 75.00

    This report on agricultural policies covers OECD member countries (including the new members who joined during 2010 – Chile, Estonia, Israel and Slovenia). This edition shows that after an increase in 2009, producer support in OECD area declined in 2010 and remained rather stable in 2011. In the longer term perspective the OECD estimates of support... more...

  • Agricultural Pollutionby Graham Merrington; Dr Linton Winder Nfa; R. Parkinson; Mark Redman; L. Winder

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 231.00

    This comprehensive text provides a concise overview of environmental problems caused by agriculture, (such as pesticide pollution and increased nitrate levels) and offers practical solutions to them. It is well illustrated and contains a fully-referenced introduction to the main contemporary agricultural pollution issues in the UK. It will help provide... more...

  • Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gasesby Zhongchao Tan

    Springer Singapore 2014; US$ 129.00

    This textbook discusses engineering principles relating to air pollution and greenhouse gases (GHGs); it focuses on engineering principles and designs of related devices and equipment for air emission control for a variety of industries such as energy, chemical, and transportation industries. The book aims primarily at senior undergraduate and graduate... more...

  • Algae Energyby Ayhan Demirbas; Muhammet Fatih Demirbas

    Springer London 2010; US$ 209.00

    Algal oil can be an important source of biomass, and algae can grow almost anywhere. This book covers the production of algae culture and the usage of algal biomass conversion products. It also reviews modern biomass-based transportation fuels. more...

  • Alternatives to Conventional Food Processingby Andrew Proctor; James H. Clark; Nancy S. Bryson

    Royal Society of Chemistry 2010; US$ 224.00

    This multi-authored book is edited by an expert in the field and includes chapters from international contributors. It is fully cross disciplinary relating green principles to the food industry, covering legal and policy issues, engineering, food processing and food science. It addresses the alternatives to conventional food processing that have reduced... more...

  • Applied Environmental Biotechnology: Present Scenario and Future Trendsby Garima Kaushik

    Springer India 2015; US$ 99.00

    Applied Environmental Biotechnology: Present Scenario and Future Trends is designed to serve as a reference book for students and researchers working in the area of applied environmental science. It presents various applications of environmental studies that involve the use of living organisms, bioprocesses engineering technology, and other fields... more...

  • Applying Strategic Environmental Assessmentby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 39.00

    Millennium Development Goal 7 calls for ensuring environmental sustainability by integrating the principles of sustainable development into country policies and programmes. Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) is one of the main tools available to achieve this integration. The Paris Declaration on Aid Effectiveness, agreed by over one hundred donors... more...

  • Assessing and Measuring Environmental Impact and Sustainabilityby Jirí J Kleme?

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 140.00

    Assessing and Measuring Environmental Impact and Sustainability answers the question ?what are the available methodologies to assess the environmental sustainability of a product, system or process? Multiple well-known authors share their expertise in order to give a broad perspective of this issue from a chemical and environmental engineering perspective.... more...

  • Assessments of Regional and Global Environmental Risksby Alexander E. Professor Farrell; Jill Professor Jäger

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 53.95

    As environmental challenges grow larger in scale and implications, it is increasingly important to apply the best scientific knowledge in the decisionmaking process. Editors Farrell and J?ger present environmental assessments as the bridge between the expert knowledge of scientists and engineers on the one hand and decisionmakers on the other. When... more...

  • Batteries for Sustainabilityby Ralph J. Brodd

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 189.00

    This collection of selected peer-reviewed papers from Springer?s Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology covers a wide range of battery types, materials and applications, and includes a thorough assessment of their relative sustainability. more...