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  • Zéro Pollutionby Yannick Roudaut

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 14.99

    En finir avec le déni de nature et passer au monde d?après. Pollution de l?air, de l?eau, des sols, dérèglement climatique, dégradation de la biodiversité, maladies respiratoires, cancers? la pollution est partout. En seulement deux siècles, nous avons produit le fléau de nos sociétés modernes. Est-ce cela le progrès ? Comment pouvons-nous donner... more...

  • Fundamentals of Membrane Bioreactorsby Bradley Ladewig; Muayad Nadhim Zemam Al-Shaeli

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 46.80

    This book provides a critical, carefully researched, up-to-date summary of membranes for membrane bioreactors. It presents a comprehensive and self-contained outline of the fundamentals of membrane bioreactors, especially their relevance as an advanced water treatment technology. This outline helps to bring the technology to the readers? attention,... more...

  • A Study on Antimicrobial Effects of Nanosilver for Drinking Water Disinfectionby Yang Xu

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 94.71

    This thesis examines the feasibility of using silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) as a viable disinfectant. It explores the opportunities and challenges of using AgNPs as an antimicrobial agent, and includes the latest research findings. It compares three kinds of AgNPs with regard to their antibacterial and antiviral effects; their sustainability in real... more...

  • Imagining Industanby Zafar Adeel; Robert G. Wirsing

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 83.82

    This volume calls upon over a dozen Indus observers to imagine a scenario for the Indus basin in which transboundary cooperation over water resources overcomes the insecurity arising from water dependence and scarcity. From diverse perspectives, its essays examine the potential benefits to be gained from revisiting the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty, as... more...

  • Crustal Permeabilityby Tom Gleeson; Steve Ingebritsen

    Wiley 2016; US$ 181.50 US$ 157.30

    Permeability is the primary control on fluid flow in the Earth?s crust and is key to a surprisingly wide range of geological processes, because it controls the advection of heat and solutes and the generation of anomalous pore pressures.  The practical importance of permeability ? and the potential for large, dynamic changes in permeability ? is highlighted... more...

  • Environmental Risk Mitigationby Barbara Weiss; Michiyo Obi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 87.09

    This book presents an extensive review of the context and an analysis of the market for clean energy technologies, with batteries as the primary case study. The focus of this book is on clean energy technology and in particular, on renewable energy and portable, mobile and stationary battery and energy supply. The authors examine how effectively countries... more...

  • Underwater Acoustics and Ocean Dynamicsby Lisheng Zhou; Xu Wen; Qianliu Cheng; Hangfang Zhao

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 163.30

    These proceedings are a collection of 16 selected scientific papers and reviews by distinguished international experts that were presented at the 4th Pacific Rim Underwater Acoustics Conference (PRUAC), held in Hangzhou, China in October 2013. The topics discussed at the conference include internal wave observation and prediction; environmental uncertainty... more...

  • Contaminated Sediments in Freshwater Systemsby Frank R. Spellman

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 169.95

    Assessment of freshwater sediments can determine whether chemical concentrations are sufficient to cause adverse effects on aquatic organisms or organisms higher in the food chain, including humans. This book presents methods for assessing sediments and includes an integration of physical, chemical, and biological information. It examines the elements... more...

  • Environmental Ion Exchangeby Anthony M. Wachinski

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 129.95

    This book will contain the most important ion exchange-related design and application issues. Using tables, graphs, and conversion tables, it will explain the fundamentals, providing the knowledge to use ion exchange to reuse wastewaters, recover valuable chemicals, and recycle industrial waters. For anyone who is designing unconventional ion exchange... more...

  • Energy Science and Applied Technology ESAT 2016by Zhigang Fang

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 219.95

    The 2016 International Conference on Energy Science and Applied Technology (ESAT 2016) held on June 25-26 in Wuhan, China aimed to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, and academicians, as well as industrial professionals, to present their research results and development activities in energy science and engineering and its applied technology.... more...