Author Agardy, Franklin J
Title Environmental Solutions : Environmental Problems and the All-Inclusive Global, Scientific, Political, Legal, Economic, Medical, and Engineering Bases to Solve Them
Imprint San Diego : Elsevier Science & Technology, 2005
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Note Intro -- Introduction -- Biographies -- Part I: Politics and Policies of Pollution -- CHAPTER 1: The Political Environment -- CHAPTER 2: Forensic (Legal) Perspectives -- CHAPTER 3: Educational Solutions -- Part II: Scientific and Technical Solutions -- CHAPTER 4: Economic Solutions -- CHAPTER 5: Environmental Engineering Solutions -- CHAPTER 6: Biological Solutions -- CHAPTER 7: Hydrogen Energy Solutions -- CHAPTER 8: Chemical Solutions -- CHAPTER 9 -- 1: Electrical and Thermal Solutions -- 2: Alternative Energy Solutions -- CHAPTER 10: Environmental Health Solutions -- CHAPTER 11: Industrial Collaborative Solutions -- CHAPTER 12: Industrial Ecological Solutions -- Part III: International Aspects -- CHAPTER 13: Rural and Developing Country Solutions -- CHAPTER 14: International Frameworks for Environmental Solutions -- Part IV: Summary -- CHAPTER 15: The Ultimate Goal of Zero Pollution -- Index
In our changing world, society demands more comprehensive and thoughtful solutions from environmental engineers, environmental consultants and scientists dealing with the degradation of our environment. Lead by Nelson Nemerow and Franklin Agardy, experts in business, academia, government and practice have been brought together in this book to provide guidance for these environmental professionals. The reader is presented with a variety of solutions to common and not so common environmental problems which lay the groundwork for environmental advocates to decide which solutions will work best for their particular circumstances. This book discusses chemical, biological, physical, forensic, medical, international, economic, political, industrial-collaborative solutions and solutions for rural and developing countries giving readers the freedom to evaluate a variety of options and make informed decisions. End of chapter questions and additional resources are included making this an invaluable teaching tool and ideal reference for those currently involved in improving and preserving our environment. * Contributions by international experts in government, industry, and academia. * Editors are recognized as the editors of Environmental Engineering, the best selling title published by John Wiley * The first action-oriented book for environmental engineers
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Agardy, Franklin J. Environmental Solutions : Environmental Problems and the All-Inclusive Global, Scientific, Political, Legal, Economic, Medical, and Engineering Bases to Solve Them San Diego : Elsevier Science & Technology,c2005 9780120884414
Subject Sanitary engineering.;Environmental engineering.;Green technology
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Alt Author Nemerow, Nelson Leonard