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  1. Applications of Molecular Biology in Environmental Chemistry

    By Roger A. Minear, Allan M. Ford, Lawrence L. Needham, Nathan J. Karch

    During this century we have experienced a shift in the leading causes of death from infectious diseases, such as pneumonia and influenza, to chronic diseases, such as heart disease and cancer. Whereas infectious diseases are often related to a single infectious agent, chronic diseases are often...

    Published May 3rd 1995 by CRC Press

  2. Bad Harvest

    The Timber Trade and the Degradation of Global Forests

    By Nigel Dudley, Jean-Paul Jeanrenaud, Francis Sullivan

    The world's forests are disappearing at an alarming rate, and with disastrous consequences. Demand for wood and paper products ranks high amongst the causes of deforestation and forest degradation, and is now the major cause of loss in those forests richest in wildlife. There is a great deal to be...

    Published April 30th 1995 by Routledge

  3. Agrochemical Environmental Fate State of the Art

    By Marguerite L. Leng, Elizabeth M.K. Leovey, Paul L. Zubkoff

    Accurate risk assessment is critical to pesticide regulation. This authoritative reference provides an exhaustive evaluation of current agrochemical environmental fate studies, a critical review of current EPA pesticide assessment guidelines, and a wide variety of environmental simulation...

    Published April 27th 1995 by CRC Press

  4. Agricultural Health and Safety Workplace, Environment, Sustainability

    By James A. Dosman

    This comprehensive new book, Agricultural Health and Safety, provides extensive coverage of issues arising in the interrelated fields of health, agriculture, and the environment. The significance of this book is a direct result of the increasing number of health and safety issues in agriculture and...

    Published April 17th 1995 by CRC Press

  5. Seed Quality

    Basic Mechanisms and Agricultural Implications

    By Robert E Gough

    Seed Quality: Basic Mechanisms and Agricultural Implications focuses on various aspects of seed quality and integrates research at basic and applied levels, supporting high-quality seeds as the basis of higher agricultural productivity. With its clear perspective and interdisciplinary focus on...

    Published April 3rd 1995 by CRC Press

  6. The Diversity and Evolution of Plants

    By Lorentz C. Pearson

    This exciting new textbook examines the concepts of evolution as the underlying cause of the rich diversity of life on earth-and our danger of losing that rich diversity. Written as a college textbook, The Diversity and Evolution of Plants introduces the great variety of life during past ages,...

    Published March 22nd 1995 by CRC Press

  7. Earthworm Ecology and Biogeography in North America

    By Paul F. Hendrix

    It is generally recognized that where earthworms are abundant they can exert significant influence on the structure and function of soils. Compared to other biogeographic regions of Earth, however, surprisingly little is known about the earthworm fauna of the western hemisphere and their role in...

    Published February 21st 1995 by CRC Press

  8. Seed Development and Germination

    Edited by Jaime Kigel

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    This text is intended for plant physiologists, molecular biologists, biochemists, biotechnologists, geneticists, horticulturalists, agromnomists and botanists, and upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in these disciplines. It integrates advances in the diverse and rapidly-expanding field...

    Published January 3rd 1995 by CRC Press

  9. Geoenvironment, An Introduction

    By U. Aswathanarayna

    The focus of this book is on the management of the geoenvironment. It seeks to explain how, through an understanding of the environmental processes that take place in rocks, soils, waters, sediments, air and so on, the resources contained in them could be managed sustainably....

    Published December 31st 1994 by CRC Press

  10. Emission Control from Industrial Boilers

    By John T. Quigley, Frank L. Cross, Jr., Howard D. Hesketh

    From the PrefaceThe Clean Air Act Amendments (CAAA) of 1990 significantly affect commercial and industrial combustion devices such as boilers, incinerators, and other burners. Under the new emission regulations already promulgated and those being developed, compliance will require improved...

    Published December 27th 1994 by CRC Press