418 pages , New Age International , 2006-01-01 Water Pollution: Causes, Effects And Control Is A Book Providing Comprehensive Information On The Fundamentals And Latest Developments In The Field Of Water Pollution.The Book Is Divided Into 28 Chapters Covering Almost All The Aspect Of Water Pollution Including Water Resources And General Properties Of Water; History Of Wa...[Read More]
378 pages , Butterworth-Heinemann , 2016-10-18 Petroleum Waste Treatment and Pollution Control combines state-of-the-art and traditional treatment and control methods for removing, controlling, and treating problems, such as groundwater contamination, aromatics, oil, grease, organic removal, and VOCs. The book is divided into seven chapters, with the first briefly introd...[Read More]
306 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2003-04-30 The effects of light pollution on flora, fauna -including humans and their widely varying night-time activities- are often subtle and need extensive field studies to be quantified in a sensible manner. Some of the highlights were: The presentation of the 1st world atlas of artificial night sky brightness (Cinzano...[Read More]
354 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing , 1996 A number of experts apply economics to the analysis of pollution control in the rapidly industrialising nations of Asia Pacific and conclude that Western criteria have to be modified if used to facilitate such analysis.
185 pages , Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers , 2013 The summer before they begin high school, best friends Jason, Charlie, and Cornpop go after the chemical plant that has been polluting their town, one seeking revenge for his father's death and the others mainly for the thrill of it.
640 pages , Springer , 2016-02-10 Current developments in air pollution modelling are explored as a series of contributions from researchers at the forefront of their field. This newest contribution on air pollution modelling and its application is focused on local, urban, regional and intercontinental modelling; data assimilation and air quality forecasting; model asses...[Read More]
353 pages , UNEP/Earthprint , 2006-10-05 In 2000, various UN organizations launched a collaborative effort to assess the vulnerability of groundwater in several African cities. The project addressed the issue of aquifer vulnerability and the protection of groundwater quality. This book is a collection of thirty peer-reviewed papers on the topic, and provides a glimpse of...[Read More]
282 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2012-06-22 There have been many developments in the field of light pollution over the last few years, and this second edition of 'Light Pollution - Responses and Remedies' will introduce them in detail. Examples include the appearance of anti-light pollution legislation in various countries, new departures in lighting desig...[Read More]
225 pages , United Nations University Press , 2005 The oceans cover more than 70 percent of the Earth's surface, and we are equally responsible for wise use and protection of their resources. The relationship between mankind and the oceans has been crucial since prehistoric times, but with population growth, especially in coastal zones, there is a growing threat to the m...[Read More]
384 pages , M.D. Publications Pvt. Ltd. , 1998-01-01 This book aims at meeting the needs of students pursuing courses in a wide range of disciplines such as biology, geography, geology, agriculture, medicine, environment, public health engineering, at colleges, traditional and agricultural universities and institutes of technology. Many of the complex environmental issue...[Read More]
412 pages , WIT Press , 2014-05-26 Water Pollution XII contains the proceedings of the 12th International Conference in the series of Modelling, Monitoring and Management of Water Pollution. The book will be of interest to scientists, managers and academics from different areas of water contamination. The environmental problems caused by the increase of pollutant loads d...[Read More]