This book highlights topics ranging from green chemistry and engineering to bioremediation, smart technologies, and sustainable business practices. The common threads running through this volume are the need for urgent action, a vision for a sustainable future, and the awareness that solutions must be widely accessible and advance the welfare of all nations, especially in the face of climate change.
The authors delineate how we can protect and restore natural ecosystem potential to achieve environmental sustainability. They provide a clear idea of today’s environmental challenges and solutions, focus on energy use patterns and the reduction of energy consumption, advocate for increased environmental awareness, and discuss environmental monitoring systems. The book contains many domestic and international case studies and showcases visionary ideas in action to illustrate sustainability principles.
This volume provides an in-depth reference for stakeholders from academia, government, and industry on the latest research in environmental sustainability solutions. Inspired by the common wisdom that we do not inherit this Earth from our ancestors but instead borrow it from our children, the authors offer solutions to emergent problems. This research comprises an important contribution to the global effort to build a more sustainable tomorrow.
Chapter 1. Making Heme Proteins Green: Designing Enzymes For Bioremediation And Environmental Sustainability
Chapter 2: Organic Farming With Residual Microbial Consortia And Its Potential In Sustainable Agriculture Production
Chapter 3: Dynamic Role Of Specific Microbes In Bioremediation Of Heavy Metals And Dyes From The Textile Industry
Chapter 4: From The Green Revolution To The Green Chemistry Revolution: In Pursuit Of A Paradigm Shift In Agricultural Sustainability
Chapter 5: The Power Of Markets: Reduce Climate Risks While Creating Inclusive Prosperity
Chapter 6: Green Banking: An Environmental Shield For Sustainable Growth In India
Chapter7: Green Computing: An Eco-Friendly And Energy Efficient Computing To Minimize E-Waste Generation
Chapter 8: Technological Innovations For Environmental Sustainability
Chapter 9: Green Transportation: Exploring Carpooling As An Environmentally Sustainable Solution
Chapter 10: Learning The Scandinavian Approach To Green Infrastructure, Energy And A Circular Economy
Chapter 11: Understanding The Economic And Insurance Industry Implications Of The Australian Bushfires Of 2019-2020
Chapter 12: Concrete Containing Waste Materials And Environment Sustainability
Chapter 13: A Study Of Environmental Disclosure Practices In India With Special Emphasis On The Mining Sector
Chapter 14: Identifying Green Physicians: A Segmentation Study In Eastern India
Chapter 15: Developing Cleaning And Building Management Strategies For Green And Sustainable Healthcare Facilities
Chapter 16: Green Thinking, Green Acting: Re-Determining The Self As Ecological