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  • Acid Mine Drainage, Rock Drainage, and Acid Sulfate Soilsby James A. Jacobs; Jay H. Lehr; Stephen M. Testa

    Wiley 2014; US$ 149.95

    Written to help readers understand the formation of AMD, Acid Mine Drainage addresses the generation of acidic waters usually from both used and abandoned coal or metal mines. Offering the most up-to-date ideas on metals remediation, which makes finding control methods relatively easy, the text provides a section on legal and policy issues and details... more...

  • Using Plants for Stormwater Managementby Dana Nunez Brown

    LSU Press 2014; US$ 27.95

    The subtropical climate of the Gulf South supports a varied abundance of flora, and this diversity is sustained by the ample amount of rainwater that characterizes the region. Managing rainwater in a planned environment and mitigating its effect on human habitation can test the skills of even the most seasoned landscape architect or designer. That... more...

  • Hydrogeologyby Kevin Hiscock; Victor Bense

    Wiley 2014; US$ 65.95

    Hydrogeology: Principles and Practice provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of hydrogeology to enable the reader to appreciate the significance of groundwater in meeting current and future water resource challenges. This new edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect advances in the field since 2004. The book presents a systematic... more...

  • Low Cost Emergency Water Purification Technologiesby Chittaranjan Ray; Ravi Jain

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 59.95

    Natural disasters, tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods are occurring with increasing frequency. In emergencies, pure drinking water is quickly the most important item. Low Cost Emergency Water Purification Technologies provides the tips and techniques for supplying potable drinking water at low cost in the direst circumstances. Succinct and readable,... more...

  • Solid Wastes Managementby Stephen Burnley

    Wiley 2014; US$ 41.50

    Solid Wastes Management begins with a focus on processing municipal and similar commercial, as well as industrial wastes; assessing and minimising the environmental impacts of processing and disposal. The second section reviews the treatment technologies available (physical, biological and thermal), their advantages, disadvantages and environmental... more...

  • Advanced Oxidation Technologiesby Marta I. Litter; Roberto J. Candal; J. Martin Meichtry

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 159.95

    Advanced Oxidation Technologies (AOTs) or Processes (AOPs) are relatively new and innovative technologies to remove harmful and toxic pollutants. The most important processes among them are those using light, such as UVC/H2O2, photo-Fenton and heterogeneous photocatalysis with TiO2. These technologies are also relatively low-cost and therefore useful... more...

  • Air Quality Managementby Suresh Nesaratnam; Shahram Taherzadeh

    Wiley 2014; US$ 49.50

    Designed to accompany the new Open University course in Environmental Monitoring and Protection, this is one of four new titles which will equip the reader with the tools to undertake Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs). Used in planning, decision-making and management, EIAs review both the theoretical principles and environmental considerations... more...

  • River Channel Managementby Peter Downs; Ken Gregory

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 55.95

    River Channel Management is the first book to deal comprehensively with recent revolutions in river channel management. It explores the multi-disciplinary nature of river channel management in relation to modern management techniques that bear the background of the entire drainage basin in mind, use channel restoration where appropriate, and are designed... more...

  • Natural Wastewater Treatment Systems, Second Editionby Ronald W. Crites; E. Joe Middlebrooks; Robert K. Bastian

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 179.95

    Calling for ecologically and economically sound wastewater treatment systems, the authors of Natural Wastewater Treatment Systems explore the use of wetlands, sprinkler or deep irrigation, groundwater recharge, and other natural systems as sustainable methods for the treatment and management of wastewater. Based on work by prominent experts in natural... more...

  • Les déchets électroniques et informatiques en Afriqueby Cheikh Diop; Ramata Molo Thioune

    International Development Research Centre 2014; US$ 27.59

    L’insertion dans la société de l’information doit-elle se réaliser sans évaluer les risques créés par les équipements déversés dans les pays africains ? Quels mécanismes et stratégies ces pays, consommateurs de produits informatiques et électroniques souvent en fin de cycle, doivent-ils... more...