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- CABI 2001; US$ 99.95
Environmental problems associated with these of pesticides, chemical fertilizers and the disposal of wastes have become major policy issues in many countries. This book provides a review and guide to policy options and their economic, administrative and political merits. more...
- Springer 2006; US$ 159.00
The protection of our environment is one of the major problems in society. More and more important physical and chemical mechanisms are to be added to the air pollution models. Moreover, reliable and robust control strategies for keeping pollution caused by harmful compounds under certain safe levels have to be developed and used in a routine way.... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 63.00
KOREA . Topics covered:.:.; Pollution Management.; Nature and Biodiversity Management.; Environmental-Economic Interface.; Environmental-Social Interface .; International Co-operation. This book is part of the OECD Environmental Performance Reviews Programme which conducts... more...
- New Age International Pvt. Ltd., Publishers 2004; US$ 20.00
About the Book: Designed in terms of the Polytechnic syllabus for students of the N.E. region and also NEHU syllabus on Environment, this book is addressed to all Polytechnic students for Environmental education and culture. In simple and lucid style, the book introduces the basic concepts of environment, physical and human and explains its various... more...
- Counterpoint 2009; US$ 25.00
Pollution is no longer just about belching smokestacks and ugly sewer pipesnow, it’s personal. The most dangerous pollution, it turns out, comes from commonplace items in our homes and workplaces. To prove this point, for one week authors Rick Smith and Bruce Lourie ingested and inhaled a host of things that surround all of us. Using their... more...
- Elsevier Science 1999; US$ 113.95
This book focuses on the interactive effects of environmental stresses with plant and ecosystem functions, especially with respect to changes in the abundance of carbon dioxide. The interaction of stresses with elevated carbon dioxide are presented from the cellular through whole plant ecosystem level. The book carefully considers not only the responses... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 109.00
This unique book integrates a large number of subjects in environmental studies and provides a realistic and objective evaluation of pollution as a price we pay for a modern economy. It focuses on the scientific assessment of environmental quality by developing a framework of principles that can be applied to any environmental problem. It addresses... more...
- RAND Corporation 2001; US$ 9.95
This report analyzes the effects of a the voluntary accelerated vehicle retirement programme, which is part of California's plan for complying with clean-air standards by 2010. The authors examine the programme's cost effectiveness and conclude that it should be implemented. more...
- University of California Press 2002; US$ 15.95
Virtually undeveloped one hundred years ago, Israel, the promised "land of milk and honey," is in ecological disarray. In this gripping book, Alon Tal provides--for the first time ever--a history of environmentalism in Israel, interviewing hundreds of experts and activists who have made it their mission to keep the country's remarkable development... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 75.95
Presents a comprehensive introduction to the nature of pollution, its impact on the environment, and the practical options and regulatory frameworks for pollution control. Sources of pollution, regulatory controls, technological solutions, management and mitigation techniques and assessment tools, are examined in each key area: air, freshwater, and... more...