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  • Carbon Dioxide Capture for Storage in Deep Geologic Formations by David C Thomas; Sally M Benson

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 385.00

    Over the past decade, the prospect of climate change resulting from anthropogenic CO 2 has become a matter of growing public concern. Not only is the reduction of CO 2 emissions extremely important, but keeping the cost at a manageable level is a prime priority for companies and the public, alike. The CO 2 capture project (CCP) came together with... more...

  • Indoor Air Quality, Volume 24, Issue 11\12by Abbas Elmualim; Yinping Zhang

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 199.00

    Designing comfortable internal conditions in buildings is essential in guaranteeing occupants' good health, wellbeing and high productivity. This is of particular importance as leading firms are emphasising the shift from product delivery towards the satisfaction of clients' and users' needs by unlocking the potential of facilities management integration... more...

  • Cutting Transport CO2 Emissionsby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 98.00

    This report reviews the progress OECD and ECMT countries have made in reducing transport sector CO2 emissions and makes recommendations for the focus of future policies. It analyses over 400 abatement measures introduced or under development. Despite significant efforts on the part of some countries, transport CO2 emissions have increased steadily... more...

  • Contaminated Soils, Sediments and Water:by Edward J. Calabrese; Paul T. Kostecki; James Dragun

    Springer US 2006; US$ 179.00

    Contaminated Soils Volume 9 contains 38 technical papers, covering a wide range of environmental issues. Volume discussion includes: Part I Bioremediation; Part II Chemical Oxidation; Part III Heavy Metals; Part IV MTBE; Part V Phytoremediation; Part VI Radiation; Part VII Regulatory and Legal issues; Part VIII Remediation; Part IX Risk Based Cleanup;... more...

  • Air Quality Guidelines: Global Update 2005. Particulate Matter, Ozone, Nitrogen Dioxide and Sulfur Dioxideby WHO

    World Health Organization 2006; US$ 90.00

    This book presents revised guideline values for the four most common air pollutants - particulate matter, ozone, nitrogen dioxide and sulfur dioxide - based on a recent review of the accumulated scientific evidence. The rationale for selection of each guideline value is supported by a synthesis of information emerging from research on the health effects... more...

  • Air Pollution Science for the 21st Centuryby J. Austin; P. Brimblecombe; W.T. Sturges

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 180.00

    Acid rain, photochemistry, long-range transport of pollutants, greenhouse gas emissions and aerosols have dominated tropospheric air pollution for the last 30 years of the 20th century. At the start of the 21st century, acid rain is subject to planned improvement in Europe and North America, but is still a growing problem in Asia. Tropospheric ozone... more...

  • Greenhouse Gas Control Technologiesby B. Eliasson; P. Riemer; A. Wokaun

    Elsevier Science 1999; US$ 325.00

    These proceedings contain 270 papers outlining ideas and contributions to the new scientific, technical and political discipline of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Control. The contributions were presented at the 4th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-4). It was the largest gathering of experts active in this new and fast-developing... more...

  • Technischer Lärmschutzby Werner Schirmer

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 239.00

    Die behandelten Themen des technischen Lärmschutzes und des eng mit ihm verbundenen Schwingungsschutzes machen das Buch für Ingenieure zu einer bewährten Wissensquelle. Das gilt sowohl für die tägliche Arbeit als auch für das Studium und die individuelle Wissenserweiterung. Das Fachbuch enthält physikalische Erläuterungen, Bemessungs-, Mess- und... more...

  • Advanced Air and Noise Pollution Controlby Lawrence K. Wang; Norman C. Pereira; Wei-Yin Chen; David Hayes

    Springer 2007; US$ 229.00

    Describes how various combinations of different cutting-edge process systems can be arranged to solve air, noise, and thermal pollution problems. Here, each chapter discusses in detail a variety of process combinations, along with technical and economic evaluations, and presents explanations of the principles behind the designs. more...

  • Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies by John Gale; Yoichi Kaya

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 350.00

    Climate change is an issue that is highly debated around the globe. This book brings together the papers that were presented at a conference dedicated to this issue, held in Kyoto in October 2002. Covering a broad range of areas, the topics presented will benefit both those working in the field of carbon dioxide recovery and sequestration, and those... more...