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  • Netherlandsby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 94.00

    In pursuing its energy policy targets, namely energy security, environmental protection and economic efficiency, the Netherlands has shown great pragmatism, giving due attention to cost-effectiveness. The country is also to be commended for its sense of innovation, notably in creating and testing methodologies for the use of Kyoto flexible mechanisms,... more...

  • Politics and the Environmentby Michael Howes

    Allen & Unwin 2005; US$ 36.31

    A seasoned environmental educator and researcher addresses the issue of environmental policy over the last three decades and asks: How has government responded to environmental crises across the world? What has worked? And where to from here? more...

  • Sustainable Development Indicators in Ecological Economicsby P. Lawn

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2006; US$ 40.00

    ?This book presents a comprehensive collection of essays from some of the world?s leading experts, surveying and highlighting both the potential and the limitations of a number of indicators specifically designed to measure sustainable development. Illustrative applications are presented throughout in order to demonstrate the value of the approaches... more...

  • The International Yearbook of Environmental and Resource Economics 2006/2007by T. Tietenberg; H. Folmer

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2006; US$ 60.00

    This major annual publication presents a comprehensive overview of cutting-edge issues in environmental and resource economics. The expert contributors address some of today's most pressing environmental concerns including: ? pollution control policies ? Graphical Information Systems (GIS) and spatial analysis ? disclosure strategies for pollution... more...

  • Green Solvents for Chemistryby William M. Nelson

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 198.99 US$ 171.13

    Aims to introduce the use of green solvents throughout chemistry, and to provide a comprehensive reference for solvents applicable in green chemistry. This volume defines characteristics of green solvents and their usage, and explores their importance ecologically and economically. more...

  • Green Phoenixby William Allen

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 38.00 US$ 32.68

    Can we prevent the destruction of the world's tropical forests? In the fire-scarred hills of Costa Rica, science writer William Allen found an answer: we can not only prevent their destruction - we can bring them back to their former glory. 'Green Phoenix' reveals how the tropical forests in the northwestern section of the country were saved. more...

  • Effective Environmental Regulationby Halina Szejnwald. Brown; David P. Angel; Patrick George Derr

    Greenwood Publishing Group 2000; US$ 125.00

    Challenging views prevalent among Western and Polish scholars, this book explains Poland's surprising success in developing effective environmental and occupational regulatory systems while achieving remarkable socioeconomic growth, despite the legacy of the Communist era. more...

  • Sustainable construction, Volume 17, Issue 5by Maria Sinou; Stella Kyvelou

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 199.00

    This e-book is dedicated to the presentation of key articles and main outcomes of the International Conference SB04MED, ?Sustainable construction: action for sustainability in the Mediterranean region?. As well as being a regional precursor to the Global SB05 Conference in Tokyo, the conference provided an arena for the dissemination of the LIFE ?SB-MED?... more...

  • Nematodes as Biological Control Agentsby P.S. Grewal; R. Ehlers; D.I. Shapiro-Ilan

    CABI 2005; US$ 75.00

    This book aims to document and illustrate the major developments in the use of nematodes for biological control of insects and slugs. It has three major sections covering entomopathogenic nematodes, entomophilic nematodes, and slug-parasitic nematodes. more...

  • Plant Parasitic Nematodes in Subtropical and Tropical Agricultureby M. Luc; R. Sikora; J. Bridge

    CABI 2005; US$ 195.00

    The first edition of this title was published in 1990. This fully updated second edition covers all aspects of plant nematology in subtropical and tropical agriculture. It covers nematode pests of all the major food and cash crops including; rice, cereals, root and tubers, potato, food legumes, vegetables, peanut, citrus, tree and fruit crops, coconut... more...