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Pollution Control in Textile Industry

S.C. Bhatia, Sarvesh Devraj
October 19, 2017

Textile processing industry is characterised not only by the large volume of water required for various unit operations, but also by the variety of chemicals used for various processes. There is a long sequence of wet processing stages requiring input of water, chemical and energy and generating...

Revising Green Infrastructure: Concepts Between Nature and Design

Daniel Czechowski, Thomas Hauck, Georg Hausladen
October 10, 2017

Consider this … How do we handle the convergence of landscape architecture, ecological planning, and civil engineering? What are convenient terms and metaphors to communicate the interplay between design and ecology? What are suitable scientific theories and technological means? What...

Sustainability in Fashion and Apparels

M. Parthiban, M.R. Srikrishnan, P. Kandhavadivu
September 30, 2017

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Introduction to Energy and Climate: Developing a Sustainable Environment

Julie Kerr
August 24, 2017

The purpose of this textbook is to provide a well-rounded working knowledge of both climate change and environmental sustainability for a wide range of students. Students will learn core concepts and methods to analyze energy and environmental impacts; will understand what is changing the earth’s...

Sustainability and the Rights of Nature: An Introduction

Cameron La Follette, Chris Maser
May 23, 2017

Sustainability and the Rights of Nature: An Introduction is a much-needed guide that addresses the exciting and significant paradigm shift to the Rights of Nature, as it is occurring both in the United States and internationally in the fields of environmental law and environmental sustainability....

Engineering Response to Climate Change, Second Edition

Robert G. Watts
March 29, 2017

A clear, concise discussion of today’s hottest topics in climate change, including adapting to climate change and geo-engineering to mitigate the effects of change, Engineering Response to Climate Change, Second Edition takes on the tough questions of what to do and offers real solutions to the...

Advances in Energy and Environment Research: Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Energy and Environment Research (ICAEER2016), Guangzhou City, China, August 12-14, 2016

Bachir Achour, Qiyan Wu
January 23, 2017

The 2016 International Conference on Advances in Energy and Environment Research (ICAEER 2016) took place on August 12-14, 2016 in Guangzhou, China. ICAEER 2016 has been a meeting place for innovative academics and industrial experts in the field of energy and environment research. The primary goal...

Pollution and the Atmosphere: Designs for Reduced Emissions

Marco Ragazzi
January 11, 2017

This title includes a number of Open Access chapters. This new compendium volume examines the significant impact of air quality on human health. Assessing air pollution in complex morphologies has become an important issue in order to implement mitigation measures and limit emissions from the...

Renewable Resources and Renewable Energy: A Global Challenge, Second Edition

Paolo Fornasiero, Paolo Fornasiero, Mauro Graziani, Paolo Fornasiero, Mauro Graziani, Mauro Graziani
October 14, 2016

As energy demands continue to surge worldwide, the need for more efficient and environmentally neutral energy production also becomes increasingly apparent. Renewable Resources and Renewable Energy: A Global Challenge presents a well-rounded perspective on the development of bio-based feedstocks,...

Introduction to Environmental Geotechnology, Second Edition

Hsai-Yang Fang, Ronald C. Chaney
October 06, 2016

This new edition of a bestseller presents updated technology advances that have occurred since publication of the first edition. It increases the utility and scope of the content through numerous case studies and examples and an entirely new set of problems and solutions. The book also has an...

Energy Security and Sustainability

Amritanshu Shukla, Atul Sharma
September 30, 2016

There has been ever increasing interest in understanding the various aspects of available resources and production, in terms of need and supply, conservation and environmental impacts and so on. From the current energy scenario, it is very clear that there are serious challenges related in...

Energy Science and Applied Technology ESAT 2016: Proceedings of the International Conference on Energy Science and Applied Technology (ESAT 2016), Wuhan, China, June 25-26, 2016

Zhigang Fang
September 26, 2016

The 2016 International Conference on Energy Science and Applied Technology (ESAT 2016) held on June 25-26 in Wuhan, China aimed to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, and academicians, as well as industrial professionals, to present their research results and development activities in...

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