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  1. Air Pollution Control Equipment Selection Guide, Second Edition

    By Kenneth C. Schifftner

    This book is a good discussion of various air pollution control equipment. It covers a wide range of equipment and gives a good overview of the principles and applications. Very valuable is the practical experiences that are not commonly available in a typical textbook. The language is easy to...

    Published September 9th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Diversifying Food and Diets

    Using Agricultural Biodiversity to Improve Nutrition and Health

    Edited by Jessica Fanzo, Danny Hunter, Teresa Borelli, Federico Mattei

    Series: Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

    Currently 868 million people are undernourished and 195 million children under five years of age are stunted. At the same time, over 1 billion people are overweight and obese in both the developed and developing world. Diseases previously associated with affluence, such as cancer, diabetes and...

    Published April 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Ecosystems and Human Health

    Toxicology and Environmental Hazards, Third Edition

    By Richard B. Philp

    Since the second edition of this text was published, many new environmental incidents have occurred, including another nuclear disaster, a mine disaster in the United States, and the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Updated throughout the text, Ecosystems and Human Health: Toxicology and Environmental...

    Published March 27th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Water & Wastewater Infrastructure

    Energy Efficiency and Sustainability

    By Frank R. Spellman

    A critical aspect of sustainability associated with water and wastewater systems is to maintain and manage infrastructure in the most efficient and economical manner while complying with environmental regulations and keeping rates at acceptable levels. Given the high cost of fuel, our growing...

    Published March 12th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. The Chemical Components of Tobacco and Tobacco Smoke, Second Edition

    By Alan Rodgman, Thomas A. Perfetti

    Authored by two longtime researchers in tobacco science, The Chemical Components of Tobacco and Tobacco Smoke, Second Edition chronicles the progress made from late 2008 through 2011 by scientists in the field of tobacco science. The book examines the isolation and characterization of each...

    Published February 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Impact of Climate Change on Water and Health

    Edited by Velma I. Grover

    Since the hydrological cycle is so intricately linked to the climate system, any change in climate impacts the water cycle in terms of change in precipitation patterns, melting of snow and ice, increased evaporation, increased atmospheric water vapor and changes in soil moisture and run off....

    Published December 18th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. The Basics of Oil Spill Cleanup, Third Edition

    By Merv Fingas

    Reflecting the rapid progress in cleanup technology since the previous edition, this revised and expanded third edition of The Basics of Oil Spill Cleanup covers current cleanup techniques, how oil spills are measured and detected, and the properties of the oil and its long-term fate in the...

    Published December 5th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Frontiers of Energy and Environmental Engineering

    Edited by Wen-Pei Sung, Jimmy C.M. Kao, Ran Chen

    Frontiers of Energy and Environmental Engineering brings together 192 peer-reviewed papers presented at the 2012 International Conference on Frontiers of Energy and Environment Engineering, held in Hong Kong, December 11-13, 2012. The aim of the conference was to provide a platform for researchers,...

    Published November 23rd 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Nanotechnology

    Health and Environmental Risks, Second Edition

    By Jo Anne Shatkin

    Series: Perspectives in Nanotechnology

    Should you adopt nanotechnology? If you have already adopted it, what do you need to know? What are the risks? Nanomaterials and nanotechnologies are revolutionizing the ways we treat disease, produce energy, manufacture products, and attend to our daily wants and needs. To continue to capture the...

    Published November 12th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Aerosols Handbook

    Measurement, Dosimetry, and Health Effects, Second Edition

    Edited by Lev S. Ruzer, Naomi H. Harley

    With the rapid growth of the nanotechnology industry, the need to understand the biological effects of aerosol exposure has become increasingly important. Featuring contributions by leading experts in the field, Aerosols Handbook: Measurement, Dosimetry, and Health Effects, Second Edition offers an...

    Published August 15th 2012 by CRC Press