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    AWWA Small Systems Field Guide, Water and Wastewater

    Operators of small water systems do it all – O & M, management, sampling, customer service, everything. This new field guide may be the handiest book ever written for these unsung heroes of public health protection. It provides information and data needed for operating small drinking water and wastewater treatment facilities: chemicals ...

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    M4 Water Fluoridation Principles & Practices, Sixth Edition

    Water Fluoridation treatment – the adjustment addition or removal of fluoride in from drinking water to achieve good oral health and reduce tooth decay – has been practiced since the 1950s. This manual provides essential information for decision makers planning fluoridation installations, engineers designing them, and water utility personnel ...

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    Essential Environment 34th Edition A Comprehensive Guide to UK and EU Environmental Protection Legislation

    ILM Publications has published the 34th Edition of Essential Environment in partnership with Environmental Protection UK. Essential Environment (formerly the Pollution Control Handbook) is the comprehensive guide to UK and EU environmental protection legislation. Written in clear, simple language, the 2012 Essential Environment handbook cuts ...

  • Health & Safety Management System Handbook

    SHEQ Centre of Excellence have developed a book to help organisations and health and safety personnel implement a Health & Safety Management System in line with the requirements of the International Standard OHSAS 18001. The book explains what a management system standard is in simple terms, and provides guidance and template documents to help ...

  • Health Impacts of Waste Management Policies

    This book examines the health effects of waste deposit sites, incinerators and other options for waste management, focusing in particular on the impacts of halogenated hydrocarbons, and byproducts of incineration. These results are linked with waste policy options, of which reviews in four EU countries and the United States are provided. ...

  • Environmental and Health Risk Assessment and Management

    This book is about the legal, economical, and practical assessment and management of risky activities arising from routine, catastrophic environmental and occupational exposures to hazardous agents. It begins where emission and exposure analysis ends by providing estimates or predictions of deleterious exposures. The book covers the essential ...

  • Environmental and Health Impact of Solid Waste Management Activities

    Solid waste management issues are a highly emotive topic. Disposal costs need to be balanced against environmental impact, which often results in heated public debate. Disposal options such as incineration and landfill, whilst unpopular with both the public and environmental pressure groups, do not pose the same environmental and health risks as, ...

  • Safe Management of Wastes from Health-care Activities

    This handbook provides the first comprehensive guide to the safe and efficient handling, treatment, and disposal of all categories of hazardous waste generated by health-care activities. Although the major emphasis is on waste generated by hospitals, guidelines and advice are also relevant to wastes produced in health centres, research facilities, ...

  • Workplace Environment, Health and Safety Management: a practical guide

    Environment health and safety issues are of increasing importance for workplace managers. Up to now, no single text has dealt with all of these issues together. Existing textbooks tend to deal with either environmental or health and safety management - making it very difficult for managers to find the information they need. Jonathan Horner's ...

  • How to be an Effective Environmental, Health, and Safety Manager

    This book goes beyond compliance with the laws and regulations to help you incorporate sound environmental and safety practices into daily business decisions. Topics include the role of the EHS manager, skills evaluation, team building, written plans and procedures, selecting and monitoring waste disposal contractors, and resources for further ...

  • Occupational Health and Safety Management: A Practical Approach

    Drawing on author Charles Reese’s 23 years of experience as a safety manager and educator, Occupational Health and Safety Management: A Practical Approach presents a total management approach to a broad range of issues in occupational health and safety. Reese covers every facet of safety and health management with real-world examples and ...

  • Health and Safety for Managers, Supervisors and Safety Representatives

    Health and Safety for Managers, Supervisors and Safety Representatives is about managing and implementing the controls required to prevent injuries and ill health at work. The book covers the principles of what has been characterised as a good health and safety culture. The book is aimed at managers, supervisors, safety representatives and ...

  • Management of Health Risks from Environment and Food

    This book examines the policy and politics of two health risks, which have recently become prominent social issues in many countries. One is the issue of asbestos as an environmental risk to humans, and another is that of bovine spongiform encephalitis (BSE), or mad cow disease as an animal disease, and of its variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease ...

  • Poverty, health and ecosystems

    It is today widely acknowledged both by the development and conservation communities that a vital relationship exists between the sound management of ecosystems, the determinants of poverty and the effectiveness of poverty alleviation efforts. Although levels of vulnerability remain high in urban areas, the relationship is closer still in rural ...

  • Office Building Safety and Health

    Protecting office workers from safety, health, and security risks at work is a key task of many safety and health professionals, particularly those responsible for the management of very large office complexes and high rise buildings. ...

  • Disinfection By-Products and Human Health

    Disinfection By-Products and Human Health is based on contributions from speakers who participated in May 2011 workshops on Disinfection By-Products (DBPs) and Human Health at Ozwater 11 in Adelaide, Australia or at an AWA sponsored workshop at the Curtin Water Quality Research Centre, Perth, Australia. The contributions are prepared to facilitate ...

  • Air Pollution and Health

    The impact of air pollution on human health is currently of international concern. A comprehensive review of the subject is given in this volume, which complements the previous title covering air quality management. Dealing with the common gaseous and particulate air pollutants, including chemical carcinogens, it reviews the epidemiological and ...

  • Environmental Health in Emergencies and Disasters

    This volume distills what is known about environmental health during an emergency or disaster. It draws on results from the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction, and on experience with sustainable development between the two Earth Summits, in Rio de Janeiro and Johannesburg. It is intended for practitioners, as well as for ...

  • Human Health and the Environment

    The twentieth century has seen a remarkable evolution in environmental health and environmental protection concerns and concepts in the United States. Human Health and the Environment: A Turn of the Century Perspective is intended to be a commentary, suitable for a wide audience, on the broad aspects of the relationship between human health ...

  • Occupational Health and Safety Management: A Practical Approach, Second Edition

    Developed to provide safety and health students with an understanding of the how-tos of implementing an occupational safety and health initiative, the first edition of Occupational Health and Safety Management soon became a blueprint for occupational safety and health management for the smallest- to the largest-sized companies. Competently ...

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