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Oil Spill Impacts: Taxonomic and Ontological Approaches

by Yejun Wu

 

Starting with the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Horizon oil spill incident, Oil Spill Impacts: Taxonomic and Ontological Approaches chronicles a timeline of events that focus on the impact of oil spills and...


Nature Unbound: Bureaucracy vs. the Environment

by Kenneth J. Sim, Randy T Simmons & Ryan M. Yonk

What if what we think we know about ecology and environmental policy is just wrong? What if environmental laws often make things worse? What if the very idea of nature has been hijacked by politics? What if...


Eco-global Crimes: Contemporary Problems and Future Challenges

by Ragnhild Sollund & Rune Ellefsen

Building on knowledge within the fields of green and eco-global criminology, this book uses empirical and theoretical arguments to discuss the multi-dimensional character of eco-global crime. It provides an...


Energy Law and the Sustainable Company: Innovation and corporate social responsibility

by Patricia Park & Duncan Magnus Park

What kind of decision-making should multinationals engage in to create a sustainable company? There is substantial debate over why CEOs, senior management and Boards of Directors make the wrong decisions by...


Radical Human Ecology: Intercultural and Indigenous Approaches

by Rose Roberts & Lewis Williams

Human ecology - the study and practice of relationships between the natural and the social environment - has gained prominence as scholars seek more effectively to engage with pressing global concerns. In the...


The Scoop on Poop: Safely Capturing and Recycling the Nutrients in Greywater, Humanure, and Urine

by Dan Chiras

Waste not, want not—an ecological approach to greywater and sewage.


Air Transport and the Environment

by Ben Daley

Air Transport and the Environment provides an overview of the main issues relating to aviation environmental impacts. It explains the challenge facing policymakers in terms of sustainable development, focusing...


Agriculture and EU Environmental Law

by Brian Jack

This book critically examines the development and current structure of European Union agri-environmental measures at a substantive level. Examining the measures in an integrated manner, showing how they interrelate...


The Intellectual Property and Food Project: From Rewarding Innovation and Creation to Feeding the World

by Charles Lawson & Jay Sanderson

The relationship between intellectual property and food affects the production and availability of food by regulating dealings in products, processes, innovations, information and data. With increasingly intricate...


The Law and Ecology of Pesticides and Pest Management

by Mary Jane Angelo

Although concerns over the ecological impacts of pesticides gave rise to the environmental movement of the late 1960s and 1970s, since that time, pesticide use and its effects have been largely ignored by the...


Transboundary Environmental Governance: Inland, Coastal and Marine Perspectives

by Simon Marsden & Robin Warner

Effective protection of the marine and terrestrial environment increasingly requires cooperation between neighbouring States, international organizations, government entities and communities within States. This...


The EU, the US and Global Climate Governance

by Christine Bakker & Francesco Francioni

This volume presents a critical analysis of transatlantic relations in the field of environmental governance and climate change. The work focuses on understanding the possible trends in the evolution of global...


Environmental Microbiology for Engineers, Second Edition

by Volodymyr Ivanov

Updated Edition Includes a New Chapter and Enhanced Study Material

The second edition of Environmental Microbiology for Engineers explores the role that microorganisms play in the engineered protection and...


Republic of Mozambique: Selected Issues

by International Monetary Fund

Republic of Mozambique: Selected Issues


Eradicating Ecocide 2nd edition: Exposing the Corporate and Political Practices Destroying the Planet and Proposing the Laws to Eradicate Ecocide

by Polly Higgins

In Eradicating Ecocide, international environment lawyer and Ecocide law expert Polly Higgins sets out to demonstrate how our planet is fast being destroyed by the activities of corporations and governments,...


Constructive  Engineering of  Large  Reverse  Osmosis  Desalination Plants

by Pedro Maria Gonzalez Olabarria

1. REVERSE OSMOSIS BASIC CONCEPTS -

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5. SEA WATER DOSING SYSTEMS -

6. REVERSE OSMOSIS PRETREATMENT CONVENTIONAL PRETREATMENT...


Drinking Molotov Cocktails with Gandhi

by Mark Boyle

Get ready for the new three R’s: Resist, Revolt, Rewild


Creative Safety Solutions, Second Edition

by Thomas D Schneid

In today's rapidly changing workplace, safety and loss prevention professionals cannot always "go by the book" for the answers to new and unique problems and issues. When there is no tried-and-true solution...


One Child: Do We Have a Right to More?

by Sarah Conly

A compelling argument for the morality of limitations on procreation in lessening the harmful environmental effects of unchecked population We live in a world where a burgeoning global population has started...


Ecosystems and Human Health: Toxicology and Environmental Hazards, Third Edition

by Richard B. Philp

Since the second edition of this text was published, many new environmental incidents have occurred, including another nuclear disaster, a mine disaster in the United States, and the Gulf of Mexico oil spill....