2020-02-27T08:00:00Z Philip Mladenov examines the nature and variety of life in the oceans, and its importance to us and to the planet. He considers the human impact on these complex ecosystems, through overfishing, pollution, and climate change, and the actions needed to establish a more sustainable relationship, to protect them for future generations.
238 pages , Taylor & Francis , 2016-11-10 Modern environmental regulation and its complex intersection with international law has led many jurisdictions to develop environmental courts or tribunals. Strikingly, the list of jurisdictions that have chosen to do this include numerous developing countries, including Bangladesh, Kenya and Malawi. Indeed, it seems that develop...[Read More]
232 pages , UNEP/Earthprint , 1996-01-01 This technical report examines the environmental issues facing the pulp & paper industry & shows how these issues can be addressed. It discusses the production process, the origins of pollution & other impacts on the industry. It also recommends procedures for reducing these impacts.
237 pages , CRC Press , 1994-08-08 Although Stirling engines have been used for over 150 years in various applications, the future holds unprecedented opportunities for both power systems and refrigerators. Stirlings appear poised for large-scale employment to help resolve some of humanity's concerns with energy usage, conservation and environmental protection. To aid th...[Read More]
The Volkswagen emissions scandal (also called "emissionsgate" or "dieselgate") started on 18 September 2015, when the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a notice of violation of the Clean Air Act to German automaker Volkswagen Group. The agency had found that Volkswagen had intentionally programmed turbocharged direct injection (TDI) diesel engines to activate some emission...[Read More]
The Zoological Survey of India (ZSI), founded on 1 July 1916 by Government of India Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, as premier Indian organisation in zoological research and studies to promote the survey, exploration and research of the fauna in the country.
ZSI (zoology) as well as ASI (archaeology), BSI (botany), FSI (forests), FiSI (fisheries), GSI (geology), IIEE (ecology),...[Read More]
464 pages , Routledge , 2010-12-17 The world is caught in the mesh of a series of environmental crises. So far attempts at resolving the deep basis of these have been superficial and disorganized. Global Political Ecology links the political economy of global capitalism with the political ecology of a series of environmental disasters and failed attempts at environmental...[Read More]
176 pages , Taylor & Francis , 2017-05-12 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...[Read More]
Morgan James Publishing , 2017-06-02 Your message has the ability to change someoneâ€™s life. The impact that the right message can have on someone at the right time in their life is immeasurable. It could help to save marriages, repair families, change someoneâ€™s health, grow a company or more... But only if you know how to get it into the hands of the people whose l...[Read More]