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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...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 99.95
Contains several interesting articles dealing with different aspects of environmental disclosures. This book addresses the Kyoto Protocol on an international level, discusses how an accountant measures pollution-related performance and cost, and investigates the motive behind disclosure of environmental information. more...
- World Health Organization 1999; US$ 40.50
A practical guide to the development of curricula for the education and training of environmental health professionals. Prepared in consultation with educational institutes in a number of countries, the guide responds to both growing concern about environmental hazards and the need to ensure that professionals are adequately equipped with knowledge... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00
Translation of the principle of sustainable development into policy and practice, and the evaluation of the outcomes of these strategic interventions, are some of the most pressing challenges facing policymakers in Europe and beyond. The chapters in this book contribute to the debate surrounding these challenges. By exploring the conceptual and methodological... more...
- 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...
- Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2007; US$ 179.00
Deals with environmental and human risk problems caused by contamination from the perspective of real world applications with quantitative procedures. This book includes risk methods for the discussion of environmental problems and highlights the impact of contaminants on human health and the anthropogenic exacerbation of natural processes. more...
- Springer 2007; US$ 99.00
Although the end of the Cold War has paved the way to a substantial demilitarisation and conversion, the leftovers of this process still pose a severe threat to the environment of both NATO and Partner countries. This work discusses the reconnaissance and appraisal of conversion areas with respect to costs, returns, and legal considerations. more...
- Springer-Verlag New York Inc 2007; US$ 119.00
Using an interdisciplinary approach, this book focuses on important ecological impacts of acid deposition, the transboundary nature of the pollutants that cause acid rain, and domestic and international policies designed to reduce the emission of these pollutants. It is aimed at researchers, students, citizens, policy analysts, and others. more...
- Springer 2007; US$ 209.00
The Fernow Watershed Acidification Study is a long-term, paired watershed acidification study, undertaken in the central Appalachian Mountains of West Virginia, USA. This book describes the responses to chronic N and S amendments by deciduous hardwood forests, one of the few studies to focus on these important hardwood forest ecosystems. more...
- CABI 2002; US$ 120.00
This title reviews the issues relating to agricultural trade and competition. Features include chapters on world trade and trade liberalization as well as chapters on the situation in the European Union, USA, Canada, Australia and developing countries. more...