Textbooks: Environment and Sustainability

  • Local Capillary Trapping in Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) book cover

    Local Capillary Trapping in Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

    By Ehsan Saadatpoor

    After the injection of CO2 into a subsurface formation, storage mechanisms help immobilize the CO2. Injection strategies that promote the movement of CO2 during the post-injection period can increase immobilization by mechanisms of dissolution and residual phase trapping. This book argues that the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    CRC Press

  • The Green Studio Handbook: Environmental Strategies for Schematic Design book cover

    The Green Studio Handbook

    Environmental Strategies for Schematic Design

    By Alison G Kwok, Walter Grondzik

    The Green Studio Handbook remains an essential resource for design studios and professional practice. This extensive and user-friendly tool presents practical guidelines for the application of green strategies during the schematic design of buildings. Students and professionals can quickly get up…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge

  • Andean Hydrology book cover

    Andean Hydrology

    Edited by Diego A. Rivera, Alex Godoy-Faundez, Mario Lillo Saavedra

    This book describes the ecosystem of the Andean watersheds, covering the Californian valley, tropical Andes, and southern Andes. Case studies of the new methods and techniques used for hydrological research in the Andes are provided, and sustainability issues pertaining to Andean water resources…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    CRC Press

  • Wireless Sensor Networks: Deployment Strategies for Outdoor Monitoring book cover

    Wireless Sensor Networks

    Deployment Strategies for Outdoor Monitoring

    By Fadi Al-Turjman

    Wireless Sensor Networks overcome the difficulties of other monitoring systems. However, they require further efficiencies for Outdoor Environment Monitoring (OEM) applications due to their harsh operational conditions, huge targeted areas, limited energy budget, and required 3D setups. A…

    Hardback – 2018-01-29 
    CRC Press

  • Sustainaspeak: A Guide to Sustainable Design Terms book cover

    Sustainaspeak

    A Guide to Sustainable Design Terms

    By Elizabeth Lewis

    Architecture 2030; BUG; Biophilic Design; BIPV; Circular Economy; LEED; Passive Design; Solar Chimney; Systems Thinking; WELL; Xeriscaping What does it all mean? The complex and evolving language used in the sustainable design community can be very challenging; particularly to those new to…

    Paperback – 2018-01-23 
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and the Future: Exploring the Sociology of Climate Change (a textbook supplement) book cover

    Climate Change and the Future

    Exploring the Sociology of Climate Change (a textbook supplement)

    By Andrew Szasz, Michael Loik, Jeffrey Kiehl

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Introducing Environmental Health book cover

    Introducing Environmental Health

    By Graeme Mitchell

    Environmental Health is an area within the field of public health that is concerned with all aspects of the natural and built environment that affect the health of a population. In this landmark text, Graeme Mitchell eschews the traditional model of environmental health, which views the primary…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Sustainable Development book cover

    Understanding Sustainable Development

    3rd Edition

    By John Blewitt

    A truly comprehensive introduction to the topic, Understanding Sustainable Development is designed to give students on a wide range of courses an appreciation of the key concepts and theories of sustainable development. Fully updated, the third edition includes detailed coverage of the Sustainable…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Event Management: A Practical Guide book cover

    Sustainable Event Management

    A Practical Guide, 3rd Edition

    By Meegan Jones

    Across the world each year events of every shape and size are held: from community events, school fairs and local business functions through to the world’s largest festivals, music events, conferences and sporting events. As well as causing celebration and giving voice to issues these public…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Air and Environmental Quality in Livestock and Agricultural Buildings book cover

    Air and Environmental Quality in Livestock and Agricultural Buildings

    Edited by Thomas Banhazi, Andres Aland, Joerg Hartung

    Good housing environment that promotes high production efficiency, excellent health and optimal welfare for different livestock species is an essential aspect of sustainable animal production. This book is written for all those who are involved in managing the production efficiency, health and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Energy Developments

  • Nanocellulose and Sustainability: Production, Properties, Applications, and Case Studies book cover

    Nanocellulose and Sustainability

    Production, Properties, Applications, and Case Studies

    Edited by Koon-Yang Lee

    Nanometre scale cellulose fibres, or nanocellulose, are emerging materials for various advanced applications. Nanocellulose and Sustainability: Production, Properties, Applications, and Case Studies provides a comprehensive overview of nanocellulose production, nanocellulose properties and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    CRC Press
    Sustainability: Contributions through Science and Technology

  • Engineering and Technical Development for a Sustainable Environment book cover

    Engineering and Technical Development for a Sustainable Environment

    Edited by Dzaraini Kamarun, Ramlah Mohd. Tajuddin, Bulan Abdullah

    This volume covers a diverse array of alternative technologies and their development with particular attention to the utilization of bioresources for the achievement of a sustainable environment. The book presents a selection of alternative technologies being used in developing and developed…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Apple Academic Press

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