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Fire Loss Control: A Management Guide, Second Edition,

2nd Edition

P. M. Bochnak
March 01, 1991

Provides managers, architects, plant engineers, technicians, and others with a concise background in the principles of fire protection and property loss control (a new chapter on life safety elements was added to the second edition). Some of the topics are the characteristics and behavior of fire, t...

Septic Systems Handbook

2nd Edition

O. Benjamin Kaplan
February 13, 1991

Septic Systems Handbook, Second Edition covers all aspects of such topics as septic tanks, perk tests, leachlines, and onsite disposal technologies. This handy reference is filled with numerous practical tips for troubleshooting and creative problem solving. The many appendices offer valuable...

Osha Laboratory Standard - Implementation Guide

1st Edition

Richard Ennis
January 11, 1991

This manual contains four major components:1) An easy-to-follow discussion of the Standard's requirements, along with a plan for implementing management responsibilities;2) A fill-in schedule for assigning key responsibilities and establishing deadlines;3) A copy of the OSHA Lab Standard for easy...

Palaeoecology of Africa, volume 22

1st Edition

K. Heine, A. Ballouche, J. Maley
January 01, 1991

This volume includes the comparative in palynology and pollen morphology of the African palms....

Remote Sensing Methods in Studying Tectonic Fractures in Oil- and Gas-Bearing Formations: Russian Translations Series 86

1st Edition

G.A. Abramenok, G.I. Amurskii, M.S. Bondareva, N.N. Solov'ev
January 01, 1991

Reviews methods of investigating lineaments (the surface expression of tectonic stresses of the earth's crust) for solving problems of petroleum geology by remote sensing imagery; examines the possibilities of detecting and tracing the lineaments corresponding to fracture zones of oil- and gas-beari...

Earth's Nature from Space - A study of the natural resources of the earth using satellite data: Russian Translations Series 89

1st Edition

N.P. Kozlov
January 01, 1991

Satellite designers deal with the special features of satellites for remote sensing, engineers explain spacecraft sensors, and mathematicians and specialist programmers discuss the problems of processing remote sensing dat Experts in agriculture, geology, forestry, oceanography and hydrology highli...

Integrated Environmental Management

1st Edition

John Cairns, Jr., Todd V. Crawford
December 19, 1990

Integrated Environmental Management shows how to use integrated environmental management so that demands upon an ecosystem do not exceed its capacity to meet them, and the biological/ecological integrity is preserved.Varieties of disciplines, professions, institutions and federal and state...

Fundamentals of Hazardous Materials Incidents

1st Edition

Reginald Campbell, R. Everett Langford
December 11, 1990

This book evolved from the course developed at the U.S. Department of Labor's National Mine, Health, and Safety Academy to develop the legislation that eventually became 29 CFR 1910.120.Fundamentals of Hazardous Materials Incidents offers the reader a basic understanding of the principles involved...

Health Effects of Municipal Waste Incineration

1st Edition

Curtis C. Travis, Holly A. Hattemer-Frey
December 07, 1990

This much-needed book provides an enlightening perspective on the environmental and human health impacts of municipal solid waste (MSW) incineration. Over 100 tables and figures allows speedy access to important data you will refer to again and again. The comprehensive text assesses the human...

Liming Acidic Surface Waters

1st Edition

Harvey Olem
November 26, 1990

An encyclopedic work!This comprehensive volume is an impressive integration of European and North American research, providing the most complete information to date regarding the problems and solutions associated with aquatic liming. The book gives readers a thorough understanding of the...

Exposure Assessment for Epidemiology and Hazard Control

1st Edition

November 21, 1990

What agents should be measured?How should measurement be performed and what averaging time should be used for the measurement?What sampling strategy should be employed to characterize exposures across individuals, locations, and time?What durations of exposure should be characterized?What...

Exogenous Dermatoses: Environmental Dermatitis

1st Edition

Torkil Menne, Howard I. Maibach
November 21, 1990

Exogenous Dermatoses presents a collection of comprehensive essays written by experts scientifically active in exogenous dermatoses research. Main areas covered include basic biological mechanisms, diagnostic methods, experimental investigations, and clinical aspects. The book will be an important...