Environmental Health Products

  • Ecological Resilience

    Response to Climate Change and Natural Disasters

    Edited by Kimberly Etingoff

    This book presents the latest research on resilience strategies around the world. Research such as this is necessary to create new ideas and to evaluate established ones in an effort to make communities more adaptable and to increase people's survival and quality of life while living with the…

    Hardback – 2016-01-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Soil Remediation

    Applications and New Technologies

    Edited by Jose T. V. S. de Albergaria, Hendrikus P. A. Nouws

    Soil contamination represents a serious environmental problem and requires an immediate action plan to be prepared for typical and emergent contaminants. This book provides an overview of some remediation technologies, both traditional and emergent, as well as case studies based on the contribution…

    Hardback – 2016-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance in the Environment

    By Carlos F. Amábile-Cuevas

    The presence of antibiotics, antibiotic resistance genes, and antibiotic resistant bacteria in the environment (i.e., outside of clinical settings, such as antibiotic-treated patients or antibiotic-impregnated locations, such as hospitals) is a cause of growing worldwide concern, as it reveals the…

    Hardback – 2015-12-31 
    CRC Press

  • Global Advances in Selenium Research from Theory to Application

    Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Selenium in the Environment and Human Health 2015

    Edited by Gary S. Banuelos, Zhi-Qing Lin, Milton Ferreira Moraes, Luiz Roberto Guimarães Guilherme, Andre Rodrigues dos Reis

    The 4th International Conference on Selenium in the Environment and Human Health will be held on 18-21 October 2015 in São Paulo, Brazil. This conference provides an effective scientific communication platform for researchers in different disciplines worldwide to elucidate and better understand…

    Hardback – 2015-10-05
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Water and Health

    Edited by Jamie Bartram

    This comprehensive handbook provides an authoritative source of information on global water and health, suitable for interdisciplinary teaching for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students. It covers both developing and developed country concerns. It is organized into sections covering:…

    Hardback – 2015-10-05

  • Air Pollution Control Technology Handbook, Second Edition

    By Karl B. Schnelle, Jr., Russell F. Dunn, Mary Ellen Ternes

    A detailed reference for the practicing engineer, Air Pollution Control Technology Handbook, Second Edition focuses on air pollution control systems and outlines the basic process engineering and cost estimation required for its design. Written by seasoned experts in the field, this book offers a…

    Hardback – 2015-10-02
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Risk Analysis

    Probability Distribution Calculations

    By Louis Theodore

    A Training Tool for the Environmental Risk Professional Environmental Risk Analysis: Probability Distribution Calculations defines the role that probability distributions play in risk analysis, and gives direction on how to measure and compare the magnitude of risk more efficiently. Designed for…

    Hardback – 2015-09-25
    CRC Press

  • Persistent, Bioaccumulative, and Toxic (PBT) Chemicals

    Technical Aspects, Policies, and Practices

    By Adam D. K. Abelkop, John D. Graham, Todd V. Royer

    Developed from the efforts of a multiyear, international project examining how persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic (PBT) chemicals are evaluated and managed, Persistent, Bioaccumulative, and Toxic (PBT) Chemicals: Technical Aspects, Policies, and Practices focuses on improving the processes that…

    Hardback – 2015-08-03
    CRC Press

  • Green Infrastructure

    Incorporating Plants and Enhancing Biodiversity in Buildings and Urban Environments

    By John W. Dover

    With more than half of the world's population now living in urban areas, it is vitally important that towns and cities are healthy places to live. The principal aim of this book is to synthesize the disparate literature on the use of vegetation in the built environment and its multifunctional…

    Paperback – 2015-07-21

  • Sustainable Transportation in Natural and Protected Areas

    Edited by Francesco Orsi

    Protected areas are at the centre of nature-based tourism, which is increasingly popular across the world. As visitor numbers increase, so does awareness of the harmful effects that large crowds may have on both natural resources and individuals’ recreational experience. This volume…

    Hardback – 2015-07-07
    Routledge Studies in Transport, Environment and Development

  • Occupational Health and Safety Management

    A Practical Approach, Third Edition

    By Charles D. Reese

    Reflecting changes in the current health and safety landscape, Occupational Health and Safety Management: A Practical Approach, Third Edition includes examples and tools to facilitate development and implementation of a safety and health management approach. This how-to book is not just an…

    Hardback – 2015-07-06
    CRC Press

  • Trace Elements in Abiotic and Biotic Environments

    By Alina Kabata-Pendias, Barbara Szteke

    Trace Elements in Abiotic and Biotic Environments helps readers understand the fundamental principles and phenomena that control the transfer of trace elements. This book describes the occurrence and behavior of trace elements in rocks, soil, water, air, and plants, and also discusses the…

    Hardback – 2015-04-07
    CRC Press

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