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Dust, Aerosols and Heavy Haze over China Sources, Transformation, Transport, and Impact on the Regional and Global Environment by Guoshun Zhuang Dust, Aerosols and Heavy Haze over China Sources, Transformation, Transport, and Impact on the Regional and Global Environment

This book systematically investigates the characteristics, distribution, transformation, source and sink of aerosols over typical regions in China based on long-term observations, revealing that the secondary aerosol, dust, and biomass burning are the main causes of widespread smog.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2017

The Politics of Environmental Exploitation Enlightening Instrumentalism by Gerry Nagtzaam, Piers H. G. Stephens The Politics of Environmental Exploitation Enlightening Instrumentalism
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In the environmental literature the concept of environmental exploitation is rarely defined and poorly understood and thus represents a lacunae in our current understanding of the environment. This book critically investigates the concept of environmental exploitation. It considers the history...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology Volume 244 by Pim de Voogt Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology Volume 244

Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology attempts to provide concise, critical reviews of timely advances, philosophy and significant areas of accomplished or needed endeavor in the total field of xenobiotics, in any segment of the environment, as well as toxicological...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Modern Age Environmental Problems and their Remediation by Mohammad Oves Modern Age Environmental Problems and their Remediation

This book presents a novel picture in current advances in research of theoretical and practical frameworks of environmental problems and solutions taken from the latest empirical research findings.The book deals with basic concepts and principles of process, modern biochemical and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

Environmental Pollution Select Proceedings of ICWEES-2016 by Vijay P. (Louisiana State University) Singh Environmental Pollution Select Proceedings of ICWEES-2016

This book comprises select proceedings of the International Conference on Water, Environment, Energy and Society. The book is divided into five parts. The first part deals with some aspects of environmental pollution such as socio-economic environment assessment for sustainable development,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Introduction to Environmental Toxicology Molecular Substructures to Ecological Landscapes by Ming-Ho Yu Introduction to Environmental Toxicology Molecular Substructures to Ecological Landscapes

The fifth edition includes new sections on the use of adverse outcome pathways, how climate change changes how we think about toxicology, and a new chapter on contaminants of emerging concern. Additional information is provided on the derivation of exposure-response...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

Sustainable Heavy Metal Remediation Volume 2: Case studies by Eldon R. Rene Sustainable Heavy Metal Remediation Volume 2: Case studies

This book presents an assortment of case-studies pertaining to the use of sustainable technologies for heavy metal removal and recovery from mining and metallurgical wastes, construction and demolition wastes, spent catalysts and electronic wastes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Assessment, Restoration and Reclamation of Mining Influenced Soils by Jaume Bech, Claudia Bini, Mariya A. Pashkevich Assessment, Restoration and Reclamation of Mining Influenced Soils
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Assessment, Restoration and Reclamation of Mining Influenced Soils covers processes operating in the environment as a result of mining activity, including the whole spectra of negative effects of anthropopressure and the environment, from changes in soil chemistry, changes in soil...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

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Biogeochemical Cycle of Mercury in Reservoir Systems in Wujiang River Basin, Southwest China by Xinbin Feng, Baozhong Meng, Haiyu Yan, Xuewu Fu Biogeochemical Cycle of Mercury in Reservoir Systems in Wujiang River Basin, Southwest China
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This book presents an intensive study on the biogeochemical cycle of mercury in a river-reservoir system in Wujiang River Basin, the upper branch of the Yangtze River.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/11/2017

Organic Pollutants in the Geosphere by Jan Schwarzbauer, Branimir Jovancicevic Organic Pollutants in the Geosphere
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This third volume focusses on anthropogenic organic pollutants harming the environment. For such a flexible usage this textbook series 'Fundamentals in Organic Geochemistry' consists of different volumes with clear defined aspects and with manageable length.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/12/2017

International Environmental Cooperation Participation in International Environmental Agreements by Chenaz B. Seelarbokus International Environmental Cooperation Participation in International Environmental Agreements

Why do nation states participate differentially in International Environmental Agreements (IEAs), and how can we achieve greater international environmental cooperation through enhanced participation in IEAs? Drawing upon the basic tenets of Realism and Liberalism, and using regression analyses, this study...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/01/2018

Soil Components and Human Health by Dinesh Benbi, Franz-Xaver Reichl Soil Components and Human Health
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This volume highlights important links existing between soils and human health which up to now are not fully realized by the public.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/01/2018

The Suquia River Basin (Cordoba, Argentina) An Integrated Study on its Hydrology, Pollution, Effects on Native Biota and Models to Evaluate Changes in Water Quality by Daniel A. Wunderlin The Suquia River Basin (Cordoba, Argentina) An Integrated Study on its Hydrology, Pollution, Effects on Native Biota and Models to Evaluate Changes in Water Quality

The book closes with a chapter providing an integrated approach to surveying river water quality, focusing on methods for data mining, from the simple use of water quality indexes to more formal mathematical-statistical methods (chemometrics) for evaluating changes in water...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/01/2018

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Regulating the Polluters Markets and Strategies for Protecting the Global Environment by Alexander (Energy Industy Analyst, US Department of Energy) Ovodenko Regulating the Polluters Markets and Strategies for Protecting the Global Environment
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National governments and private stakeholders have long recognized that protecting the global environment requires international cooperation. Climate change, tropical deforestation, biodiversity loss, ozone depletion, hazardous wastes, and ocean pollution are among several issues that have brought national governments together to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Towards the Monitoring of Dumped Munitions Threat (MODUM) A Study of Chemical Munitions Dumpsites in the Baltic Sea by Jacek Beldowski Towards the Monitoring of Dumped Munitions Threat (MODUM) A Study of Chemical Munitions Dumpsites in the Baltic Sea

This book describes the creation of a monitoring network, which can provide information about the exact locations and the environmental threats posed by chemical weapons (CW) dumpsites in the Baltic Sea region, using autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) and remotely operated...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Towards the Monitoring of Dumped Munitions Threat (MODUM) A Study of Chemical Munitions Dumpsites in the Baltic Sea by Jacek Beldowski Towards the Monitoring of Dumped Munitions Threat (MODUM) A Study of Chemical Munitions Dumpsites in the Baltic Sea

This book describes the creation of a monitoring network, which can provide information about the exact locations and the environmental threats posed by chemical weapons (CW) dumpsites in the Baltic Sea region, using autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) and remotely operated...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Green Grades Can Information Save the Earth? by Graham (Associate Professor, Davidson College) Bullock Green Grades Can Information Save the Earth?
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A comprehensive assessment and analysis of the validity, trustworthiness, and effectiveness, of such environmental ratings as ENERGY STAR, LEED, and USDA Organic.Consumers are confronted with a confusing array of environmental ratings on products that range from refrigerators to shampoos. Is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Micropollutants Sources, Ecotoxicological Effects & Control Strategies by Tabitha N. Holloway Micropollutants Sources, Ecotoxicological Effects & Control Strategies


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Green Grades Can Information Save the Earth? by Graham (Associate Professor, Davidson College) Bullock Green Grades Can Information Save the Earth?
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A comprehensive assessment and analysis of the validity, trustworthiness, and effectiveness, of such environmental ratings as ENERGY STAR, LEED, and USDA Organic.Consumers are confronted with a confusing array of environmental ratings on products that range from refrigerators to shampoos. Is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

The Indian Nitrogen Assessment Sources of Reactive Nitrogen, Environmental and Climate Effects, Management Options, and Policies by Y.P. Abrol The Indian Nitrogen Assessment Sources of Reactive Nitrogen, Environmental and Climate Effects, Management Options, and Policies

The Indian Nitrogen Assessment: Sources of Reactive Nitrogen, Environmental and Climate Effects, and Management Options and Policies provides a reference for anyone interested in Reactive N, from researchers and students, to environmental managers. Although the main processes that affect the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/08/2017

Human Colonization of the Arctic: The Interaction Between Early Migration and the Paleoenvironment by V. M. Kotlyakov Human Colonization of the Arctic: The Interaction Between Early Migration and the Paleoenvironment

Human Colonization of the Arctic: The Interaction Between Early Migration and the Paleoenvironment explores the relationship between humans and the environment during this early time of colonization, utilizing analytical methods from both the social and natural sciences to develop a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Air Pollution in Eastern Asia: An Integrated Perspective by Idir Bouarar Air Pollution in Eastern Asia: An Integrated Perspective

This book, written by an international group of experts from China, Europe and the USA, presents a broad and comprehensive analysis of the chemical and meteorological processes responsible for the formation of air pollutants in eastern Asia, and in particular...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

Sustainable Heavy Metal Remediation Volume 1: Principles and Processes by Piet N. L. Lens Sustainable Heavy Metal Remediation Volume 1: Principles and Processes

This book covers the principles, underlying mechanisms, thermodynamic functions, kinetics and modeling aspects of sustainable technologies, particularly from the standpoint of applying physical, chemical and biological processes for the treatment of wastewater polluted with heavy metals. Particular emphasis has been...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/07/2017

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