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Energy, the Environment, and Sustainability

Efstathios E. Michaelides
April 30, 2018

Energy and the Environment explains in simple terms what the energy demand is at the present, what the environmental effects of energy use are, and what can be accomplished to alleviate the environmental effects of energy use and ensure adequate energy supply. Though technical in approach, the text...

Aquaculture: Biology and Ecology of Cultured Species

Gilbert Barnabe
December 18, 2017

This unique book introduces the biological and ecological basis of the production process in water, and the biology of cultured species. It bridges the gap between research data and aquaculture techniques, and covers problems arising in aquaculture production, such as filtering molluscs. It also...

Handbook of Environmental Radiation

Alfred W. Klement
December 13, 2017

The primary aim of the handbook series will be to include as much useful data as possible for the specialist needing ready access for the solution of problems most likely to arise in the radiation protection professions. However, some selected review of fundamental concepts is also included to...

Soils in Waste Treatment and Utilization: Volume I: Land Treatment

W.H. Fuller
December 13, 2017

In these books, we bring together and correlate recent information known to have a prominent influence on the rate of movement of pollutants from wastes and their leachates in the soil. The emphasis is on those characteristics most amenable to modification and their management, such that secure and...

Handbook of Irrigation Technology: Volume 2

herman J. Finkel
December 13, 2017

This book was first published in 1983. It provides a comprehensive overview of irrigation technologies, techniques and economics, tailored to a multitude of different crops....

Handbook of Irrigation Technology: Volume 1

Herman J. Finkel
December 13, 2017

This title was first published in 1982: Overview of Irrigation...

Soils in Waste Treatment and Utilization: Volume II: Pollutant Containment, Monitoring, and Closure

W.H. Fuller
December 13, 2017

In these books, we bring together and correlate recent information known to have a prominent influence on the rate of movement of pollutants from wastes and their leachates in the soil. The emphasis is on those characteristics most amenable to modification and their management, such that secure and...

Environmental Impact of Agricultural Production Activities

Larry W. Canter
December 08, 2017

The book summarizes actual and/or relative environmental impacts resulting from existing and emerging agricultural production technologies, as practised in the USA. Case studies of environmental impacts of agricultural practices are discussed in one chapter, while separate chapters consider water...

Biodegradation and Detoxification of Environmental Pollutants

A.M Chakrabarty
November 29, 2017

The basic objective of the book is to define and review the recent advances in our understand on the biological mechanisms in the biodegradation and detoxification of various environmental pollutants. The book encompasses recent studies on the mode of detoxication of such mercurial compounds by...

Ligand Exchange Chromatography

Vadim A. Davankov
November 29, 2017

This book presents a systematic and comprehensive review of the information on chromatographic processes that involve the formation of coordination compounds, aiming not only to demonstrate the achievements that have been made in the theory of praxis of chromatography, but also to point out, as far...

Environmental Exposure From Chemicals: Volume I

W. Brock Neely
November 29, 2017

This two-volume series will describe the mechanisms that are operating on chemicals as thy move in the environment. Knowledge of these mechanisms is a vital component in performing a risk assessment. Volume I will deal with the physical and chemical properties of a material and how these influence...

Earthquakes and the Urban Environment: Volume 3

G. Lennis Berlin
November 29, 2017

This monograph attempts to amalgamate recent research input comprising the vivifying components or urban seismology at a level useful to those having an interest in the earthquake and its effects upon an urban environment. However, because some of those interested in the earthquake- urban problem...

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