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  • Phytoremediation of Emerging Contaminants in Wetlands

    By Prabhat Kumar Rai

    Phytoremediation with wetland plants is an eco-friendly, aesthetically pleasing, cost-effective, solar-driven, passive technique that is useful for cleaning up environmental pollutants with low to moderate levels of contamination.…

    Hardback – 2018-03-28 
    CRC Press

  • Nanotoxicology

    Toxicity Evaluation, Risk Assessment and Management

    Edited by Vineet Kumar, Nandita Dasgupta, Shivendu Ranjan

    The future of nanomaterials in electronics, mechanical, medical and various other industries depends up on how accurate are our nanotoxicity testing protocols and safety guidelines. This book focuses on causes and prevention of nanotoxicity induced by various nanoproducts. This book describes all…

    Hardback – 2018-03-19 
    CRC Press

  • Economic Models and Applications of Solid Waste Management

    By Hans-Werner Gottinger

    Originally published in 1991. The dilemma of solid and hazardous waste disposal in an environmentally safe manner has become a global problem. This book presents a modern approach to economic and operations research modelling in urban and regional waste management with an international perspective.…

    Hardback – 2018-03-07 
    Routledge Library Editions: Econometrics

  • Engineering Technologies for Renewable and Recyclable Materials:

    Physical-Chemical Properties and Functional Aspects

    Edited by Jithin Joy, Maciej Jaroszewski, Praveen K.M., Sabu Thomas, Reza K. Haghi

    Recycling and reuse of materials is of considerable interest these days. This new resource, Engineering Technologies for Renewable and Recyclable Materials: Physical-Chemical Properties and Functional Aspects, focuses on many recent advances in recycling and reuse of materials, outlining basic…

    Hardback – 2018-02-28 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Physical Chemistry

  • Waste and Distributive Justice in Asia

    In-Ward Waste Disposal in Tokyo

    By Takashi Nakazawa

    Conflicts over waste disposal facility siting is a pressing issue not only in developed countries but also in fast-growing countries that face drastic waste increase and rapid urbanisation. How to address distributive justice has been one of the biggest concerns. This book examines what determines…

    Hardback – 2018-02-14 
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy and Practice

  • Resource Recovery from Waste

    Business Models for Energy, Nutrient and Water Reuse in Low- and Middle-income Countries

    Edited by Miriam Otoo, Pay Drechsel

    Humans generate millions of tons of waste every day. This waste is rich in water, nutrients, energy and organic compounds. Yet waste is not being managed in a way that permits us to derive value from its reuse, whilst millions of farmers struggle with depleted soils and lack of water. This book…

    Hardback – 2018-02-09 

  • Coproducing Water, Energy and Waste Services

    Edited by Luisa Moretto, Marco Ranzato

    Conventional services, such as water, energy and waste services, have been for a long time physically networked and centrally managed. Today, this delivery model appears increasingly inefficient in two respects. It often fails in guaranteeing its financial viability and equitable service access,…

    Hardback – 2018-02-05 

  • Routledge Handbook of the Resource Nexus

    Edited by Raimund Bleischwitz, Holger Hoff, Catalina Spataru, Ester van der Voet, Stacy D. VanDeveer

    In recent years the concept of the resource "nexus" has been both hotly debated and widely adopted in research and policy circles. It is a powerful new way to understand and better govern the myriad complex relationships between multiple resources, actors and their security concerns. Particular…

    Hardback – 2017-12-22 

  • Heavy Metals in the Environment

    Microorganisms and Bioremediation

    Edited by Edgardo R. Donati

    This book serves as a knowledge bank for researchers and graduate students in microbiology, chemistry, and environmental sciences, among others. It focuses on heavy metal in the environment and describes methodologies to immobilize and mobilize heavy metals. It also provides case studies which may…

    Hardback – 2017-12-22 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Emergency Management Concepts

    A Step-by-Step Approach

    By Michael L. Madigan

    This book provides a step-by-step process that focuses on how to develop, practice, and maintain emergency plans that reflect what must be done before, during, and after a disaster, in order to protect people and property. The communities who preplan and mitigate prior to any incident will be…

    Hardback – 2017-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Wastewater Treatment and Reuse: Theory and Design Examples

    (Two-Volume Set)

    By Syed R. Qasim, Guang Zhu

    This book will present the theory involved in wastewater treatment processes, define the important design parameters involved, and provide typical values of these parameters for ready reference; and also provide numerical applications and step-by-step calculation procedures in solved examples.…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05
    CRC Press

  • Building Lean, Building BIM

    Improving Construction the Tidhar Way

    By Rafael Sacks, Samuel Korb, Ronen Barak

    Building Lean, Building BIM is the essential guide for any construction company that wants to implement Lean Construction and Building Information Modelling (BIM) to gain a strategic edge over their competition. The first of its kind, the book outlines the principles of Lean, the functionality of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05

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