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Forthcoming Environmental Health Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Safety Professional's Reference and Study Guide, Second Edition

    By W. David Yates

    The second edition of a bestseller, this book is designed as a reference for practicing safety professionals and as a study guide for candidates preparing to take the Board of Certified Safety Professional's exam. The book gives the exam candidate and practicing safety professional a...

    To Be Published March 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Trace Elements in Abiotic and Biotic Environments

    By Alina Kabata-Pendias, Barbara Szteke

    About 50 chemical elements are referred to as "trace elements" and most of them are vital ingredients in the environment that relate to human health. This book describes fundamental principles and phenomena that control the transfer of trace elements in the soil-water-plant-human chain. The book...

    To Be Published March 18th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Everyday Environmental Toxins

    Children’s Exposure Risks

    Edited by Areej Hassan

    This collection of timely chapters presents a nuanced study of environmental toxins and the risks they pose to children’s development. The book details the impact of a number of commonplace environmental toxins, focusing on everyday exposure to tobacco smoke, lead, pesticides, and flame retardants....

    To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Sustainable Transportation in Natural and Protected Areas

    Edited by Francesco Orsi

    Protected areas are at the centre of nature-based tourism, which is increasingly popular across the world. As visitor numbers increase, so does awareness of the harmful effects that large crowds may have on both natural resources and individuals’ recreational experience. This volume...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Planet Human Body

    The Microbial Populations that Inhabit Us Throughout Life

    Edited by Abigail Salyers

    Series: Frontiers in Microbiology

    This book serves as an introductory guide to the subject because scientists have only recently begun to deal in a scientific way with the complex bacterial populations found in and on humans. It includes chapters on new approaches to characterizing complex microbial populations, the human diseases...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Resource Recovery from Waste

    Business Models for Energy, Nutrients and Water Reuse

    Edited by Miriam Otoo, Pay Drechsel

    Humans generate millions of tons of waste every day. This waste is rich in water, nutrients, energy and organic compounds. Yet waste is not being managed in a way that permits us to derive value from its reuse, whilst millions of farmers struggle with depleted soils and lack of water. This book...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Persistent, Bioaccumulative, and Toxic (PBT) Chemicals

    Technical Aspects, Policies, and Practices

    Edited by Todd V. Royer, Adam D. K. Abelkop, John D. Graham

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Hazardous Air Pollutants

    Case Studies from Asia

    Edited by Dong-Chun Shin

    This book covers Asian countries facing severe public health problems, including cardiovascular disease, respiratory disease, increased mortality, and impacts on mental health, due to exposure to air pollutants emitted as a result of rapid industrialization. This book collects case studies from a...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by CRC Press