Reclaiming the Desert: Towards a Sustainable Environment in Arid Lands: Proceedings of the Third Joint UAE-Japan Symposium on Sustainable GCC Environment and Water Resources (EWR2006), 30 January - 1 February 2006, Abu Dhabi, UAE., 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Reclaiming the Desert: Towards a Sustainable Environment in Arid Lands

Proceedings of the Third Joint UAE-Japan Symposium on Sustainable GCC Environment and Water Resources (EWR2006), 30 January - 1 February 2006, Abu Dhabi, UAE., 1st Edition

Edited by A.M.O. Mohamed

CRC Press

326 pages

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A comprehensive collection of contributions from the Middle East and Japan, dealing with pressing problems concerning sustainability in arid zones, this time with the accent on environmental science and engineering. The symposium brought together researchers and field engineers who discussed issues such as sulphur utilization in agriculture and con

Table of Contents

PrefaceSulfur utilization in construction industrySulfur utilization in agriculture ActivitiesEcologyEnergyGlobal warmingHazardous waste treatmentWaste water treatmentAuthor index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
NAT011000
NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection
SCI031000
SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geology
TEC009020
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / General
TEC010030
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / Water Supply