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Moving Toward Resource Recovery Facilities

by Water Environment Federation

Resource recovery is an emerging societal need around the globe.  Due to the ever-increasing pressures on increasingly limited environmental resources, it is critical that recovery of resources (water, nutrients,...


Basic Laboratory Procedures for the Operator-Analyst

by Water Environment Federation

This publication includes laboratory procedures most often performed in wastewater laboratories and general wet chemistry procedures, activated sludge process control tests, bacteriological testing, and special...


Saving the St.Lawrence

by F. Pierre Gingras

The climate changes experts predict a drying of 20 to 30 % of the water available in the Great Lakes area in the next century, a forecast already in progress. Environment Canada predicts a 24% flow decreasing....


The Zero Waste Solution

by Paul Connett & Jeremy Irons

Waste is something we all make every day but often pay little attention to.  That's changing, and model programs around the globe show the many different ways a community can strive for, and achieve, zero-waste...


Environmental Geomechanics

by Bernard Schrefler & Pierre Delage

This book covers a range of topics that are of increasing importance in engineering practice: natural hazards, pollution, and environmental protection through good practice.

The first half of the book deals with...


Photocatalysis and Water Purification: From Fundamentals to Recent Applications

by Pierre Pichat & Max Lu

Water is one of the essential resources on our planet. Therefore, fresh water and the recycling of waste-water are very important topics in various areas. Energy-saving green technologies are a demand in this...


Environmental Sustainability

by Gamze Tanil & Bedřich Moldan

Reflecting the concerns over environmental sustainability, there has been an increasing focus on the protection of our water resources and on the proper management of our waste. Our economic growth can only...


Shoulder to Shoulder

by Evelyn Searle Hess

Our current moment is filled with despair about climate crises and the possibility of coming to any kind of agreement that might change the dire outcomes. In this important antidote to the paralysis of hopelessness,...


Radioactive Waste Management in the 21st Century

by William R Roy

The safe management of radioactive wastes is of paramount importance in gaining both governmental and societal support for nuclear energy. The scope of this new textbook is to provide a comprehensive perspective...


Gaspers

by Frank Martin Brehany

In 2016, the author came into contact with passengers who had been overcome by fumes whilst on a flight from the UK to Florida. As he explored what had happened to them, he came to realise that there was a whole...


Groundwater Geochemistry

by Sughosh Madhav & Pardeep Singh

This book contains both practical and theoretical aspects of groundwater resources relating to geochemistry. Focusing on recent research in groundwater resources, this book helps readers to understand...


National Security Law, 2/e

by Craig Forcese & Leah West

National Security Law, 2e, is about the law governing the Canadian state’s response to serious crises — that is, events that jeopardize its national security. The book approaches national security law...


The No-Waste Vegetable Cookbook

by Linda Ly

Isn't it about time to start nose-to-tail cooking with vegetables? Learn how to make the most of the edibles in your garden or the farmer's market bounty! 

The No Waste Vegetable Cookbook will help you cook...


Selenium Contamination in Water

by Pooja Devi, Pardeep Singh, Arindam Malakar & Daniel Snow

The contamination of environment and water resources by Selenium (Se) and its oxyanions from various sources are emerging contaminants of significant health and environmental concern. The primary sources include...


Principles of Irrigation Engineering – Arid Lands, Water Supply, Storage Works, Dams, Canals, Water Rights and Products

by Frederick Haynes Newell

?Principles of Irrigation Engineering? is a 1913 work by F. T. Bioletti on the subject of irrigation methods, dealing with canals, dams, storage, water supple, dry land, and related law. Frederic Theodore Bioletti...


Waste

by Catherine Coleman Flowers & Bryan Stevenson

A Smithsonian Magazine Top Ten Best Science Book of 2020

The MacArthur grant–winning “Erin Brockovich of Sewage” tells the riveting story of the environmental justice movement that is firing up rural America,...


The Future of Packaging

by Tom Szaky

Outstanding Book of the Year gold medalist and “Most Likely to Save the Planet” from the Independent Book Publisher Awards.

Tom Szaky sets out to do the impossible – eliminate all waste. This book paints...


Environmental Law Handbook

by Kevin A. Ewing, Duke K. McCall, David R. Case & Marshall Lee Miller et al.

The environmental field and its regulations have evolved significantly since Congress passed the first environmental law in 1970, and the Environmental Law Handbook, published just three years later, has been...


Saving the Georgia Coast

by Paul Bolster

Fifty years ago Georgia chose how it would use the natural environment of its coast. The General Assembly passed the Coastal Marshlands Protection Act in 1970, and, surprisingly, Lester Maddox, a governor who...


Reducing Airlines’ Carbon Footprint

by Dr. Thomas F. Johnson

Reducing Airline?s Carbon Footprint is the answer to the airline executives? problems, when it comes to looking for ways to reduce aircraft operations cost.

Reducing Airline?s Carbon Footprint introduces the...