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Garbage Land: On the Secret Trail of Trash

Elizabeth Royte

Out of sight, out of mind... Into our trash cans go dead batteries, dirty diapers, bygone burritos, broken toys, tattered socks, eight-track cassettes, scratched CDs, banana peels... But where do these things go next? In a country that consumes and... (read more)

Solid Waste
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Nuclear Waste Cleanup Technologies and Opportunities

Robert Noyes

One of the largest, most complicated and expensive environmental problems in the United States is the cleanup of nuclear wastes. The US Department of Energy (DOE) has approximately 4,000 contaminated sites covering tens of thousands of acres and replete... (read more)

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Groundwater Remediation & Treatment Technologies

Nicholas Cheremisinoff

This volume has been organized for practicing engineers who deal with the problems of groundwater and leachate remediation. It is intended to provide a practical overview of both techniques for evaluating groundwater quality and in selecting remediation... (read more)

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Semi-Field Methods for the Environmental Risk Assessment of Pesticides in Soil

Setac Workshop On Semi-field Methods For The Environmental Risk Assessment Of Pesticides In Soil (pe

Based on discussions at the 2007 SETAC Europe PERAS Workshop in Coimbra, Semi-Field Methods for the Environmental Risk Assessment of Pesticides in Soil presents a timely summary of state-of-the-art higher-tier terrestrial risk assessment of plant... (read more)

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Landscape #10: Reforesting Landscapes: Linking Pattern and Process

Harini Nagendra

The 21st century has seen the beginnings of a great restoration effort towards the world's forests, accompanied by the emergence of an increasing literature on reforestation, regeneration and regrowth of forest cover. Yet to date, there is no volume... (read more)

Pollution Control
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Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicle Technologies for Improved Environmental Performance: Towards Zero Carbon Transportation (Woodhead Publishing Series in Energy)

Richard Folkson (edt)

Reducing emissions levels requires both optimization of core vehicle technologies and the design, development, and implementation of breakthrough technologies for improved performance. This book provides a broad-ranging review of recent research into... (read more)

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Environment & Policy #10: Lowering the Cost of Emission Reduction: Joint Implementation in the Framework Convention on Climate Change

Michael A. Ridley

Lowering the Cost of Emission Reduction by Dr Michael Ridley investigates a novel way to reduce the cost of carbon dioxide and sulphur dioxide emission reduction. This book asks whether allowing countries to substitute emission reduction undertaken... (read more)

Water Resource Management
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Water Reuse : Issues, Technologies, and Applications (07 Edition)

Inc. Metcalf And Eddy

An Integrated Approach to Managing the World's Water Resources Water Reuse: Issues, Technologies, and Applications equips water/wastewater students, engineers, scientists, and professionals with a definitive account of the latest water reclamation... (read more)

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