189 pages , Rutgers University Press , 2011 Making a Green Machine examines the development of the Scandinavian beverage container deposit-refund system, which has the highest return rates in the world, from 1970 to present. Finn Arne Jorgensen's comparative framework charts the complex network of business and political actors involved in the development of the reverse v...[Read More]
341 pages , Basic Health Publications, Inc. , 2006 Covers nutrition awareness and digestive conditions including food sensitivity and allergies, leaky gut syndrome, colic, reflux, Hirschsprung's Disease, coeliac disease and Crohn's disease.
216 pages , Routledge , 2002-01-10 We are all concerned by the environmental threats facing us today. Environmental issues are a major area of concern for policy makers, industrialists and public groups of many different kinds. While science seems central to our understanding of such threats, the statements of scientists are increasingly open to challenge in this area. M...[Read More]
Come together as a community in your village, town, city, and/or county *AND* localize so you are no longer dependant on the "economic" and "government" or other unsustainable infrastructures that have FAILED and are destroying Mother Earth. I am hoping this group will help you and your community.
Re-claim and Respect the Rights of Life, Liberty and Security through EQUALITY and All Life by livi...[Read More]
1064 pages , Butterworth-Heinemann , 2016-10-15 Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction: LEED, BREEAM, and Green Globes, Second Edition directly addresses the needs of building professionals interested in the evolving principles, strategies, and concepts of green/sustainable design. Written in an easy to understand style, the book is updated to reflect new sta...[Read More]
107 pages , 2006-08-30 This publication provides information for managers and executives of electrical utilities who are tasked with decision making related to early closure or continued operation of a nuclear power plant (NPP). The local or regional population, the customers for the electricity generated and those responsible for regional energy policy and the broader economic ...[Read More]
391 pages , 1994-01-01 Renewable energy is seen by some as the only hope for the survival of the planet, yet by others it is viewed as a marginal resource with limited potential. All too often, however, the facts behind the role that renewable energy can and will play in the future global energy scene are disguised or ignored as rival camps distort the evidence to suit their own...[Read More]
Threshold host density (NT), in the context of wildlife disease ecology, refers to the concentration of a population of a particular organism as it relates to disease. Specifically, the threshold host density (NT) of a species refers to the minimum concentration of individuals necessary to sustain a given disease within a population.
Threshold host density (NT) only applies to density dependent di...[Read More]
248 pages , National Academies Press , 1991-01-01 News reports concerning decline of the world's forests are becoming sadly familiar. Most losses are measured in square kilometers, but a more profound loss cannot be measured. As forests disappear, so do their genetic resources. The genes they possess can no longer aid in their adaptation to a changing environment, nor ca...[Read More]