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Environmental Engineering & Technology

  • In Search of Indicators of Sustainable Developmentby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 249.00

    In 1989 the Dutch government published a National Environmental Policy Plan (Dutch abbreviation NMP). This NMP is based on the book Concern for Tomorrow. a national environmental survey by RIVM (the National Institute of Public Health and Environmental Protection). A major conclusion of the RIVM study was that emissions of many pollutants had to be... more...

  • Nutrient Dynamics and Retention in Land/Water Ecotones of Lowland, Temperate Lakes and Riversby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 379.00

    Ecotones, or boundary zones between land and inland waters (such as lakes, streams and rivers), are the principal routes for transport of organic matter and nutrients across landscapes via physical and biological vectors. The ecotone is the place of cumulation and transformation of in situ production as well as of allochthonous material from... more...

  • Armutsbekämpfung durch Umweltpolitikby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; Not Available

    Zu Beginn des 21. Jahrhunderts zählen Armutsbe- Entwicklungsinteressen und ihre stärkere Beachtung kämpfung und Umweltschutz zu den größten Her- kann es gelingen, die Deckung der Grundbedü- ausforderungen der Weltgemeinschaft. nisse, die Verbesserung des Lebensstandards aller Die Eingriffe des Menschen in die natürli- Menschen, einen besseren Schutz... more...

  • Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology Volume 209by

    Springer New York 2010; Not Available

    Presenting a new way to examine water quality criteria, this volume provides concise, critical reviews of timely advances in the field of xenobiotics. The text explores the research findings and procedures of The University of California-Davis Methodology for Deriving Aquatic Life Pesticide Water Quality Criteria. more...

  • State of the World 2012by

    Island Press/Center for Resource Economics 2012; Not Available

    In the 2012 edition of its flagship report, Worldwatch celebrates the twentieth anniversary of the 1992 Earth Summit with a far-reaching analysis of progress toward building sustainable economies. Written in clear language with easy-to-read charts, State of the World 2012 offers a new perspective on what changes and policies will be necessary to... more...

  • Tidal Marsh Restorationby

    Island Press/Center for Resource Economics 2012; Not Available

    Tidal Marsh Restoration provides the scientific foundation and practical guidance necessary for coastal zone stewards to initiate salt marsh tidal restoration programs. The book compiles, synthesizes, and interprets the current state of knowledge on the science and practice of salt marsh restoration, bringing together leaders across a range of disciplines... more...

  • Seeds of Sustainabilityby

    Island Press/Center for Resource Economics 2012; Not Available

    This book analyzes agricultural development and transitions toward more sustainable management in the Yaqui Valley region of Sonora, Mexico. The authors examine new ways of making agricultural landscapes healthier for both the environment and the people. more...

  • Genetic Conservation of Salmonid Fishesby

    Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00

    Proceedings of a NATO ASI held in Moscow, Idaho, and Pullman, Washington, June 23-July 5, 1991 more...

  • Water Purification Using Heat Pumpsby F A Holland *Decd*; C.L. Heard; F.A. Holland; S. Santoyo; J. Siqueiros

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 231.00

    This book is the result of a long-term co-operative research and professional development programme between the Instituto de Investigaciones Electricas (IIE), Mexico, and the University of Salford, UK. It provides the design basis for the fabrication of small and large scale commercial absorption heat pump systems, and includes a comprehensive treatment... more...