Books in category Technology & Engineering – Environmental

  • Biodegradable Polymers and Plastics

    Biodegradable Polymers and Plastics
    Emo Chiellini, Roberto Solaro

  • The Denial of Nature

    The Denial of Nature
    Arne Johan Vetlesen

    A study of the increasingly precarious relationship between humans and nature, this book seeks to go beyond work already contributed to the environmental movement.

  • Stone in Architecture

    Stone in Architecture
    Erhard Winkler

    This book surveys important stone properties, both physical and chemical, pertinent to the needs of architects, engineers and stone producers.

  • Handbook of Biological Wastewater Treatment

    Handbook of Biological Wastewater Treatment
    Adrianus C. van Haandel, J. G. M. van der Lubbe

    The scope of this comprehensive new edition of Handbook of Biological Wastewater Treatment ranges from the design of the activated sludge system, final settlers, auxiliary units (sludge thickeners and digesters) to pre-treatment units such …

  • Introduction to Geodesy

    Introduction to Geodesy
    James R. Smith

    This is the only book on the market designed to provide readers with an introduction to geodesy without the usual emphasis on complex mathematics. Describes such positioning techniques as horizontal and vertical geodetic datums.

  • Risk Management for Design and Construction

    Risk Management for Design and Construction
    Ovidiu Cretu, Robert B. Stewart, Terry Berends

    This book introduces risk as a central pillar of project management and shows how a project manager can be prepared for dealing with uncertainty.

  • Chemical Electrostatics

    Chemical Electrostatics
    Fernando Galembeck, Thiago A. L. Burgo

    This book provides new clues for understanding electrostatic charging in solids and liquids, resulting from the surge of research in this active area of science that is taking place since the 1990's but is still largely unknown to most …

  • Sustainable Textiles

    Sustainable Textiles
    Richard Blackburn

    The first part of the book discusses ways of improving sustainability at various points in the supply chain.

  • Theoretical Perspectives in Environment Behavior Research

    Theoretical Perspectives in Environment-Behavior Research
    Seymour Wapner

    Following upon the Handbook of Japan-United States Environment-Behavior Research, published by Plenum in 1997, leading experts review the interrelationships among theory, problem, and method in environment-behavior research.

  • Principles of Environmental Science and Technology

    Principles of Environmental Science and Technology
    I. Johnsen, S.E. Jorgensen

    Since the publication of the first edition of this book in 1981, it has been widely used as a textbook at university level for graduate courses in environmental management, environmental science and environmental technology (for non …

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