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Tax Law and the Environment

by Tracey M. Roberts, Roberta F. Mann, Nancy A. McLaughlin & Michael J. Graetz et al.

Tax Law and the Environment: A Multidisciplinary and Worldwide Perspective takes a multidisciplinary approach to explore the ways how tax policy can is used solve environmental problems throughout the world,...


Natural Resources and Human Rights

by Jérémie Gilbert

Natural resources and their effective management are necessary for securing the realisation of human rights. The management of natural resources is linked to broad issues of economic development, as well as...


Petroleum Contracts and International Law

by Rudolf Dolzer

This book addresses aspects of international law relating to petroleum contracts, examining oil and gas agreements between states and private companies and their intersection with rules of international law....


Pharma-Ecology

by Patrick K. Jjemba

The revised edition of the guide to environmental impact of pharmaceuticals and personal care products

The revised and updated second edition of Pharma-Ecology joins the health and environmental sciences professions'...


Our National Parks

by John Muir & Terry Gifford

‘Any fool can destroy trees. They cannot run away ... God has cared for these trees ... but he cannot save them from fools – only Uncle Sam can do that.’

First published in 1901, Our National Parks is possibly...


Emissions Trading Schemes under International Economic Law

by James Munro

The announcement by China that it will implement a national emissions trading scheme confirms the status of this instrument as the pre-eminent policy choice for mitigating climate change. China will join the...


Handbook on Household Hazardous Waste

by Amy D. Cabaniss

Household hazardous waste (HHW) is a topic that affects every individual and community given the nearly universal use, storage, and disposal of chemical consumer products. Yet many communities lack the basic...


Wildlife Law & Ethics

by Yolanda Eisenstein & Bruce Wagman

Exploring how the law can be used to influence the lives of the billions of individual animals we call wildlife, the approach that Wildlife Law & Ethics takes is first to present the law as a solid background...


New TSCA

by Lynn L. Bergeson & Charles M. Auer

Congress’s substantial revisions to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) in 2016 marked the end of a decades-long quest to remedy that which ailed the country’s domestic industrial chemical management...


Cultural Property Law

by Sherry Hutt, Caroline Meredith Blanco & Stan N. Harris

Crossing into many disciplines, cultural property law continues to grow as an established area of practice and study. Now completely updated, Cultural Property Law: A Practitioner's Guide to the Management,...


Hydraulic Fracturing

by Keith B. Hall & Hanna J. Wiseman

Few would have predicted that the United States would become the world’s largest producer of oil and a leading producer of natural gas. This surge in domestic oil and gas production is primarily driven by...


Wetlands

by Theda Braddock & Dianne Hennessey

Wetlands are a vital natural resource and an integral part of the ecosystem. Yet they are also fraught with contention. Landowners, developers, ecologists, policymakers, and the courts must all navigate a complex...


Materials and Processes for CO2 Capture, Conversion, and Sequestration

by Lan Li, Winnie Wong-Ng, Kevin Huang & Lawrence P. Cook

Addresses materials, technology, and products that could help solve the global environmental crisis once commercialized

This multidisciplinary book encompasses state-of-the-art research on the topics of Carbon...


Market Demand-Based Planning and Permitting

by Arthur C. Nelson, John Travis Marshall, Julian Conrad Juergensmeyer & James C. Nicholas

This book addresses market demand-based permitting and building planning in municipalities and counties. It reviews implications for property rights, protecting the local economy, and preventing development...


Financing and Charges for Wastewater Systems MOP 27, 4th Edition

by Water Environment Federation

This 4th edition of Financing and Charges for Wastewater Systems provides an overview of current industry practices that should be considered for financing and establishing rates and charges for wastewater collection...


Plumbing Licensing Study Guide

by Rex Miller & Mark R. Miller

This book is designed for use as both a text and study guide for those students taking the licensing test in plumbing. Because of the large number of residential dwellings under construction and planned for...


WACONOMICS

by Michael Zitron

WATER IS IN EVERYTHING, connecting us all in one way or another, including our family’s wealth and health. But here’s the problem: water’s value went missing from the economy when the EPA came on the scene...


Save Your Life with the Elixir of Water

by Blythe Ayne

Water ... nothing alive is going far without it. Earth is approximately 70 percent covered in water, and we are also 70 percent water.

Every little molecule and cell is dependent upon this Magic Elixir of Life...


Commercial Drone Law

by Timothy M. Ravich

The book assumes that a lawyer has little or no idea how to field a call from a potential client who wants to know if he or she can start a drone business and operate a drone for profit. It imagines an associate...


Ending Africa's Energy Deficit and the Law

by Yinka Omorogbe & Ada Ordor

With the inclusion of access to energy in the sustainable development goals, the role of energy to human existence was finally recognized. Yet, in Africa, this achievement is far from realized. Omorogbe and...