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New and Published Books

  1. Progress in Environmental Engineering

    Water, Wastewater Treatment and Environmental Protection Issues

    Edited by Janusz Tomaszek, Piotr Koszelnik

    Progress in Environmental Engineering contains theoretical and experimental contributions on water purification, new concepts andmethods of wastewater treatment, and ecological problems in freshwater ecosystems. The issues dealt with in the book include: (i) Causes and control of activated sludge...

    Published March 25th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Advances in Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Industrial Waste

    Edited by Ram Chandra

    Addresses a Global Challenge to Sustainable Development Advances in Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Industrial Waste examines and compiles the latest information on the industrial waste biodegradation process and provides a comprehensive review. Dedicated to reducing pollutants generated by...

    Published March 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Disposal and Management of Solid Waste

    Pathogens and Diseases

    By Eliot Epstein

    Disposal and Management of Solid Waste: Pathogens and Diseases takes a closer look at pathogens that are found in solid wastes and the diseases that they produce. While comparing the differences between developed and developing countries, this book provides an understanding of the risks and...

    Published March 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Biochar for Environmental Management

    Science, Technology and Implementation, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Johannes Lehmann, Stephen Joseph

    Biochar is the carbon-rich product which occurs when biomass (such as wood, manure or crop residues) is heated in a closed container with little or no available air. It can be used to improve agriculture and the environment in several ways, and its persistence in soil and ...

    Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Nuclear Forensic Analysis, Second Edition

    By Kenton J. Moody, Patrick M. Grant, Ian D. Hutcheon

    Now in its second edition, Nuclear Forensic Analysis provides a multidisciplinary reference for forensic scientists, analytical and nuclear chemists, and nuclear physicists in one convenient source. The authors focus particularly on the chemical, physical, and nuclear aspects associated with the...

    Published December 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Waste Prevention Policy and Behaviour

    New Approaches to Reducing Waste Generation and its Environmental Impacts

    By Ana Paula Bortoleto

    Series: Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

    As prosperity levels rise, so too does the number of products and services being consumed. For policy makers in waste management facing a growing challenge, it is vital to understand the complex relationship between waste prevention policies and individual behaviour regarding waste generation. This...

    Published September 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    1. Environmental Deterioration and Contamination - Problems and their Management

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    This is the first volume of the five-volume book series “Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management”, dealing with the following topics:• types and management of environmental deterioration, particularly pollution;• environmental toxicology as a versatile tool in monitoring and risk...

    Published August 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Recycling our Future

    A Global Strategy

    By Ranjit S. Baxi

    Every day every one of us contributes to the waste problem but, despite being a part of our lives, waste is poorly understood, even by those who should know better. We live in a throw-away society and yet what is discarded is a vital raw material and ingredient being traded as a valuable commodity...

    Published July 8th 2014 by Whittles Publishing

  9. Ecotoxicology

    Effects of Pollutants on the Natural Environment

    By Colin Walker

    Chemical Warfare in Nature Pesticides and other industrial chemicals are at the root of many pollution problems. In view of the toxic effects of industrial chemicals found in the water, soil, and air, Ecotoxicology: Effects of Pollutants on the Natural Environment considers the impact of chemicals...

    Published May 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Sulfate Reduction for Remediation of Gypsiferous Soils and Solid Wastes

    By Pimluck Kijjanapanich

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    Construction and demolition debris (CDD) and gypsiferous soils contain elevated concentrations of sulfate which can cause several environmental and agricultural problems. Reduction of the sulfate content of CDD and gypsiferous soils is an option to overcome these problems. This study aimed to...

    Published March 19th 2014 by CRC Press