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- Wiley 2012; US$ 204.00
This proceedings contains papers presented at the Ceramic/Glass Science and Technology for Nuclear and Environmental Industries symposium. Topics include nuclear and environmental technology applications in the ceramic industry; nuclear waste forms and fuels processing and technology - ceramic forms; nuclear waste forms processing and technology -... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 37.50
Georg Schwedt, geb. 1943, studierte Chemie in Göttingen und promovierte an der Universität Hannover. Im Anschluss übernahm er eine Abteilungsleitung am Chemischen Untersuchungsamt Hagen, habilitierte sich 1978 in Analytischer Chemie an der Universität Siegen, wechselte nach Göttingen und wurde danach Direktor des Insitutes... more...
- SAGE Publications 2003; US$ 73.00
"The authors have extensive practical and research experience in catastrophic event management of both natural and technological hazards, and cite their research findings throughout the book. This is both a guidance document for practitioners and a research compilation. . . . The book includes an extensive list of well-chosen references." more...
- Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 706.00
Long-term Environmental Effects of Offshore Oil and Gas Development contains 14 chapters by different authors which focus on the US. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 220.00
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...
- Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 231.00
A guide to help planners and engineers to the improvment of future water projects. The past century of global experience on water projects is presented as the basis for creating new approaches. First-hand analyses, including 35 case studies from 25 countries, portray the influence of politicians, biologists, engineers, computer models and physicians... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 1997; US$ 381.00
Negative environmental events make the headlines. Mining industry examples are the recent incidents at Summitville, Colorado, US, and the cyanide leak at Cambria Resource's Omai Operation in Guyana. In this volatile atmosphere, the publication of the Mining Environmental Handbook comes at an opportune time. It presents an objective, comprehensive... more...
- Springer 2004; US$ 129.00
This book presents multi-disciplinary analyses of the environmental effects and implications in Bangladesh and India of the Ganges water diversion. The analyses demonstrate that the downstream part of the Ganges River basin in Bangladesh, which has a sensitive ecosystem, has become very vulnerable to water diversion and as a result it has caused significant... more...
- Springer 2005; US$ 129.00
This volume explores: how conflicting scenarios involving energy use/conservation could be reconciled; how we can shape a more sustainable energy system from the existing one; and the possible technological progress and innovations to enable a brighter future. more...
Defining and Assessing Adverse Environmental Impact from Power Plant Impingement and Entrainment of Aquatic OrganismsTaylor and Francis 2014; US$ 199.95
The U.S. Clean Water Act calls for the minimization of "adverse environmental impact" at cooling water intake structures. To facilitate an exchange of information among all stakeholders in the issue, the Electric Power Research Institute organised a national symposium in 2001 to discuss the meaning of adverse environmental impact and methods... more...