2015-06-05T07:00:00Z Freshwater Algae of North America: Ecology and Classification, Second Edition is an authoritative and practical treatise on the classification, biodiversity, and ecology of all known genera of freshwater algae from North America. The book provides essential taxonomic and ecological information about one of the most diverse and ubiquitous groups of organisms o...[Read More]
Clean growth is a way to achieve economic growth, using clean technology, and allowing sustainable development.
The aim is to rise standard of living with a reduced environmental impact.
Scientists and politicians use this terminology. For example, Nicolas Sarkozy said :
Our first goal is to find the way to achieve "clean" growth and I want to defend this idea here today. We haven't got to choose...[Read More]
Green consumption, is closely related to the notions of sustainable development or sustainable consumer behaviour. It is a form of consumption that is compatible with the safeguard of the environment for the present and for the next generations. It is a concept which ascribes to consumers responsibility or co-responsibility for addressing environmental problems through adoption of environmentally ...[Read More]
2016-11-30T08:00:00Z Plants and animals have evolved ever since their appearance in a largely microbial world. Their own cells are less numerous than the microorganisms that they host and with whom they interact closely. The study of these interactions, termed microbial symbioses, has benefited from the development of new conceptual and technical tools. We are gaining an increasing und...[Read More]