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- Dover Publications 2013; US$ 29.95
Rigorous, thorough analysis, geared toward chemical and environmental engineering students, examines combustion, principles of aerosol behavior, theories of removal of particulate and gaseous pollutants from effluent streams, and pollution control strategies. 1988 edition. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 120.00
Upon competition of a ten year research project which analyzes the effect of air pollution and death rates in US cities, Lester B. Lave and Eugene P. Seskin conclude that the mortality rate in the US could shrink by seven percent with a similar if not greater decline in disease incidence if industries followed EPA regulations in cutting back on certain... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 120.00
Economic models are used to show the extent of the difficulties involved in monitoring and enforcing pollution control laws on a continual basis. The authors make several recommendations for policy change. They also show that high rates of compliance can be achieved within tight budget constraints.Originally published in 1986 more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 118.00
Implementing Cleaner Production in the pulp and paper industry The large—and still growing—pulp and paper industry is a capital- and resource-intensive industry that contributes to many environmental problems, including global warming, human toxicity, ecotoxicity, photochemical oxidation, acidification, nutrification, and solid wastes.... more...
- International Monetary Fund 1972; US$ 3.75
This paper describes what the limits to growth are. The paper highlights that many critical variables in global society?particularly population and industrial production?have been growing at a constant percentage rate so that, by now, the absolute increase each year is extremely large. Such increases will become increasingly unmanageable unless deliberate... more...
- Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 130.00
An expert guide to emission control technologies and applications, Fossil Fuels Emissions Control Technologies provides engineers with a guide to link emission control strategies to available technologies, allowing them to choose the technology that best suits their individual need. This includes reduction technologies for Nitrogen Oxides, Sulfur... more...
- International Monetary Fund 2014; US$ 14.00
Energy taxes can produce substantial environmental and revenue benefits and are an important component of countries? fiscal systems. Although the principle that these taxes should reflect global warming, air pollution, road congestion, and other adverse environmental impacts of energy use is well established. more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 85.00
This book addresses a pollution hazard prevalent in most cities and large towns world-wide by providing an understanding of the scientific and technical control of the landfill method of domestic and non-domestic waste disposal, considered within the framework of integrated waste management. Landfill disposal is practised world-wide, and is cheap and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 29.95
The analysis in this classic study ranges from basic economic and political theory to engineering and institutional practices, and encompasses case studies in England, France, and West Germany, as well as in the Ohio, Potomac, and Delaware river basins in the United States.Originally published in 1968 more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 36.95
Protecting environmental quality while pursuing economic development poses a particularly difficult challenge to the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, where political and economic systems are changing rapidly following decades of environmental neglect and economic mismanagement. Advanced industrial nations also face difficult decisions about... more...