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Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology by Andrew Porteous, Suresh Nesaratnum

Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology



Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology by Andrew Porteous, Suresh Nesaratnum

This superb and highly-acclaimed dictionary includes over 4000 in-depth entries on scientific and technical terminology associated with environmental protection and resource management. In addition, it contains numerous illustrations, a wide range of international case studies and extensive cross-references to guide the reader. The new edition will be a major update with 30 new material, additional illustrations and a greatly expanded list of relevant web resources.

About the Author

Andrew Porteous has now retired from the Open University where, in 1975, he founded the Environmental Engineering Programme. He has published numerous books and papers and still maintains a high profile within the fields of Waste Management, Chemical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering furthering his lifelong mission of practical resource conversation.

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Publication date

16th April 2008


Andrew Porteous, Suresh Nesaratnum

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Wiley-Blackwell an imprint of John Wiley and Sons Ltd


826 pages


Environmental science, engineering & technology
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