Environmental science & technology

    Regreening the Built Environment

    By Michael A. Richards

    Paperback £29.62

    Regreening the Built Environment examines the relationship between the built environment and nature and demonstrates how rethinking the role and design of infrastructure can environmentally, economically, and socially sustain the earth. In the past, infrastructure and green or park spaces have been regarded as two opposing factors and placed in...

    Energy Science

    By John Andrews

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £37.65

    The only book to successfully integrate social, economic and environmental considerations with an accessible, quantitative approach to energy science.

    Climate Change and Gender in Rich Countries

    Paperback Save £0.80 = £31.19

    Climate change is at the forefront of ideas about public policy, the economy and labour issues. However, the gendered dimensions of climate change and the public policy issues associated with it in wealthy nations are much less understood. Climate Change and Gender in Rich Countries covers a wide range of...

    Reconnecting People and Water

    By Liz Sharp

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Water management in industrialised western countries has long been seen as a technical process associated with pipes, drains and bureaucracies. This technical model of water management is now being questioned. This book examines the nature of contemporary water management and the prospects for and barriers to different forms of engagement...

    Dictionary of Sustainability

    By Margaret Robertson

    Paperback Save £0.56 = £19.43

    The Dictionary of Sustainability provides clear and accurate definitions of the extensive vocabulary that has developed in this emerging and interdisciplinary field, saving considerable time from searching through the massive quantity of information of differing degrees of quality that is available through the Internet. Providing authoritative definitions of standard terms...

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

    By Seth M. Siegel

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    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.

    Sustainable Development Goals and UN Goal-Setting

    Paperback £27.92

    This book explores the record of the UN development system UNDS over more than 70 years as a fount of ideas and concepts in development; as a contributor to development thinking and strategy; and as the principal source of global development goals from the first UN Development Decade to the...

    History of the London Water Industry, 1580-1820

    Hardback Save £5.64 = £34.86

    This fascinating and unique study of essential utilities in the early modern period will interest business historians and historians of science and technology alike.

    Sustainability Principles and Practice

    By Margaret Robertson

    Paperback Save £2.97 = £33.02

    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...

    Pulp and Paper Industry

    By Pratima Bajpai

    Paperback £106.46

    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,...

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