163 pages , Prentice Hall , 2007 This book provides a framework for business ethics in the age of sustainability. The book examines the many ways that business is changing, and should change, to meet the demands of a sustainable future. This book blends philosophical and ethical analysis with real-world practical cases and examples to show what sustainable business can a...[Read More]
256 pages , Oxford University Press , 2010-03-18 Here is a refreshing look at how American cities are leading the way toward greener, cleaner, and more sustainable forms of economic development. In Emerald Cities, Joan Fitzgerald shows how in the absence of a comprehensive national policy, cities like Chicago, New York, Portland, San Francisco, and Seattle have taken the...[Read More]
500 pages , Woodhead Pub Limited , 2001 A definitive reference source to the scrap and recycling industry worldwide. It covers the major recyclable materials, from metals to plastics, paper and pulp, rubber and glass. For each material SRH provides: An analysis of its physical characteristics; A description of its properties, products and end uses; Information on product...[Read More]
32 pages , Macmillan , 2006-04-04 Ready to lay eggs of her own, a female turtle heads to shore to find just the right nesting place, but crossing the busy road is very challenging and so she happily accepts a little help from some obliging humans to get the job done.
560 pages , Elsevier , 2002-08-22 The Handbook of Air Pollution Prevention and Control provides a concise overview of the latest technologies for managing industrial air pollution in petrochemical, oil and gas, and allied industries. Detailed material on equipment selection, sizing, and troubleshooting operations is provided along with practical design methodology. Uniqu...[Read More]
434 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2005-03-30 The plant fossil record indicates that the genus Metasequoia was widely distributed throughout the Northern Hemisphere from the early Late Cretaceous to the Plio-Pleistocene. Today the genus has shrunk to one species with approximately 5,000 mature individuals in southeastern China’s Xiahoe Valley. This book di...[Read More]
878 pages , Elsevier , 2013-10-02 Mediterranean Coastal Pollution focuses on scientific and technical information on the progress of measures and initiatives relative to the control of pollution in the Mediterranean. The book commences by pointing to the Mediterranean Action Plan. Particularly given consideration are the related legislation, the environmental assessment ...[Read More]