Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Environmental Health Books

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 179 new and published books in the subject of Environmental Health — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 2

  1. 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 4th 2012 by CRC Press

  2. 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 22nd 2012 by CRC Press

  3. 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 11th 2012 by CRC Press

  4. 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 14th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Ecological Restoration and Environmental Change

    Renewing Damaged Ecosystems

    By Stuart K. Allison

    What is a natural habitat? Who can define what is natural when species and ecosystems constantly change over time, with or without human intervention? When a polluted river or degraded landscape is restored from its damaged state, what is the appropriate outcome? With climate change now threatening...

    Published May 17th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Pesticides

    Evaluation of Environmental Pollution

    Edited by Hamir S. Rathore, Leo M.L. Nollet

    Pesticides play an important role in controlling pests that carry diseases and threaten crop production. In recent years, however, there has been increased concern about the adverse impacts of pesticides and their degradation products on public health and the environment. A considerable amount of...

    Published April 10th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Environmental Toxicology

    Biological and Health Effects of Pollutants, Third Edition

    By Ming-Ho Yu, Humio Tsunoda, Masashi Tsunoda

    Human survival depends on the availability of clean air, water, and food and on the welfare of plants and animals. However, anthropogenic and naturally occurring chemicals can cause adverse effects on living organisms and ecological processes. Environmental Toxicology: Biological and Health Effects...

    Published November 15th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Managing Indoor Air Quality, Fifth Edition

    By H.E. Burroughs, Shirley J. Hansen

    Finding solutions to indoor air quality problems is often a complex, multifaceted endeavor. This practical desk reference serve as a guide and information resource – both on treating existing indoor air problems effectively – and on preventing costly IAQ problems from occurring in the first place....

    Published April 24th 2011 by Fairmont Press

  9. Microorganisms in Home and Indoor Work Environments

    Diversity, Health Impacts, Investigation and Control, Second Edition

    Edited by Brian Flannigan, Robert A. Samson, J. David Miller

    In 2007, scientists estimated the direct cost of diseases associated with mould and dampness on the US population to be in the range of 4 billion dollars, and the indirect costs of lost work and school days are gauged even higher. The US Centers for Disease Control recently concluded that...

    Published April 12th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Safety Professional's Reference and Study Guide

    By W. David Yates

    While journals provide up-to-the minute information and textbooks prepare you for certification, maintaining a library suitable for a comprehensive practice can become quite costly. A collection of information drawn from textbooks, journals, and the author’s 25 years of experience, Safety...

    Published December 8th 2010 by CRC Press