634 pages , Springer , 2011-10-08 The contributing authors have been chosen because of their depth of knowledge and experience in air pollution work, and we are confident that this is reflected in a Handbook which will find very wide application wherever air pollution analysis is practised. Roy M. Harrison Roger Perry February 1985 Readers are recommended to follow all t...[Read More]
273 pages , Diamond Pocket Books (P) Ltd. , 2000-01-01 The guidelines are intended to provide background information and guidance to international, national and local authorities in making risk assessment and risk management decisions. In establishing pollutant levels below which exposure does not constitute a significant public health risk, the guidelines provide a basi...[Read More]
564 pages , Univ of California Press , 2002-08-01 Virtually undeveloped one hundred years ago, Israel, the promised "land of milk and honey," is in ecological disarray. In this gripping book, Alon Tal provides--for the first time ever--a history of environmentalism in Israel, interviewing hundreds of experts and activists who have made it their mission to keep the countr...[Read More]
152 pages , Routledge , 2017 China's air pollution is infamous. The haze can make it impossible to see buildings across the street, and the pollution forces schools to close and creates health and morbidity problems, in addition to tremendous environmental degradation. However, China also faces another important environmental problem, which is less well-known to the publ...[Read More]
270 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2004-09-27 Indoor Air Pollution has become a major topic in environmental research and health. Most people spend more than 80\% of their time in buildings and are exposed to a broad range of pollutants from indoor sources such as building materials, furniture, carpets and textiles, heating and cooking, household and consume...[Read More]
Advances in Air Pollution Modeling for Environmental Security Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop Advances in Air Pollution Modeling for Environmental Security, Borovetz, Bulgaria, 8-12 May 2004
406 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2005-07-14 The protection of our environment is one of the major problems in the society. More and more important physical and chemical mechanisms are to be added to the air pollution models. Moreover, new reliable and robust control strategies for keeping the pollution caused by harmful compounds under certain safe levels ...[Read More]
155 pages , 1999 This book constitutes the first comparative commentary on Council Directive 96/61/EC of 24 September 1996 concerning integrated pollution prevention and control (IPPC), which is to be implemented in EU Member States before 31 October 1999. The provisions of the IPPC Directive contain a number of uncertainties and ambiguities which were discussed, but not fully r...[Read More]
116 pages , OECD Publishing , 2016-06-09 This report provides a comprehensive assessment of the economic consequences of outdoor air pollution in the coming decades, focusing on the impacts on mortality, morbidity, and changes in crop yields as caused by high concentrations of pollutants.
336 pages , CRC Press , 2009-06-01 Managing sites contaminated with munitions constituents is an international challenge. Although the choice of approach and the use of Ecological Risk Assessment (ERA) tools may vary from country to country, the assurance of quality and the direction of ecotoxicological research are universally recognized as shared concerns. Drawing on a...[Read More]
34 pages , DIANE Publishing , 2004-08-30 This report determines whether differences exist in whether and how the states' and EPA's permitting authorities control pollutants in the discharge permits they issue; identify the causes of any differences; and obtain information on EPA's oversight of the states' water quality standards and policies. Charts, tables and graphs.