Environmental science & technology

    Let There be Water: Israel\'s Solution for a Water-Starved World

    By Seth M. Siegel

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    With hardly a day without a water-crisis story somewhere, Let There Be Water offers prescriptions on how countries, cities, and businesses can avoid the worst of it. Let There Be Water tells the inspiring story of how this all came to be.

    Sustainability Principles and Practice

    By Margaret Robertson

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    This new and expanded edition builds upon the first edition's accessible and comprehensive overview of the interdisciplinary field of sustainability. The focus is on furnishing solutions and equipping the student with both conceptual understanding and technical skills for the workplace. Each chapter explores one aspect of the field, first introducing...

    Plantation Crops, Plunder and Power

    By James F. Hancock

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    Over the last five centuries, plantation crops have represented the best and worst of industrialized agriculture - "best" through their agronomic productivity and global commercial success, and "worst" as examples of exploitative colonialism, conflict and ill-treatment of workers. This book traces the social, political and evolutionary history of seven major...

    Pulp and Paper Industry

    By Pratima Bajpai

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    Pulp and Paper Industry: Emerging Waste Water Treatment Technologies is the first book which comprehensively reviews this topic. Over the past decade, pulp and paper companies have continued to focus on minimizing fresh water use and effluent discharges as part of their move towards sustainable operating practices. Three stages-basic conservation,...

    Introduction to Environmental Modeling

    By Genetha A. Gray

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    This textbook presents the timeless basic physical and mathematical principles and philosophy of environmental modeling.

    Environmental Organic Chemistry

    By Dieter M. Imboden

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    Examines in a pedagogical way all pertinent molecular and macroscopic processes that govern the distribution and fate of organic chemicals in the environment and provides simple modeling tools to quantitatively describe these processes and their interplay in a given environmental system * Treats fundamental aspects of chemistry, physics, and mathematical...

    History of Technology and Environment

    By Edward L. Golding

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    This book offers an accessible overview of the impact of key areas of technology on earth's environment. It makes the case that the easiest way to understand current problems is by tracing the history and development of four broad areas of technology - direct harvesting of natural resources; agricultureand population;...

    Environmental Management

    By S. Harris Ali

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    The field of Environmental Management EM involves a broad and evolving repertoire of practices. The field originated around 1970 in response to new policy, regulation and public concern about environmental issues. EM has undergone many changes and improvements since then, progressing from a reactive, compliance-based focus toward, in leading cases,...

    Landscape as Infrastructure

    By Pierre Belanger

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    Environmental Nanotechnology, Applications and Impacts of Na

    By Mark Wiesner

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    Cowritten by leaders of two of the most prominent research groups in the world considering the effects of nanomaterials on the environment, this timely, advanced resource features 75% new material and offers comprehensive coverage of the impacts of nanomaterials on organisms and ecosystems and their applications within industry.

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