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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 ...

  • Mine Safety

    The high number of fatal accidents in the mining industry makes mine safety an important issue throughout the world. The risks to life are widespread, ranging from dust explosions and the collapse of mine stopes to flooding and general mechanical errors. Mine Safety combines detailed information on safety in mining with methods and mathematics ...

  • Mining Equipment Reliability, Maintainability, and Safety

    From its origins in the malachite mines of ancient Egypt, mining has grown to become a global industry which employs many hundreds of thousands of people. Today, the mining industry makes use of various types of complex and sophisticated equipment, for which reliability, maintainability and safety has become an important issue. Mining Equipment ...

  • The Handbook of Landfill Safety

    The Handbook of Landfill Safety is the industry’s only book on landfill safety, written by Neal Bolton, the industry's leading expert on landfill safety and the author of The Handbook of Landfill Operations. If your crew is tired of hearing about highway safety, underground mining and all the other topics that really don’t have ...

  • Handbook of Safety and Health for the Service Industry - 4 Volume Set

    Each of the four volumes in the Handbook of Safety and Health for the Service Industry demonstrates how to tackle particular safety and health dangers in sub sectors of the service industry. They cover materials and goods services, infrastructure services, administrative services, and people-oriented services. Closely examining hazard ...

  • Safe Tank Farms and (Un)loading Operations 2006 Edition - BP Process Safety Series

    Winner of Frank Lees Medal 2004 as the most meritorious publication on the topic of safety and loss preventionIChemE members and student members receive a 10% discountSummarising BP’s decades of experience in auditing all sizes of depots, terminals and refineries, this booklet will be a gold mine of useful information to tank farm operators, ...

  • Landfill Reclamation - Manual of Practice and Procedure (1997)

    This SWANA Technical Guidance Document examines current practices and procedures employed in landfill reclamation relating to the mining, excavation, recovery, and utilization of landfilled materials. Prepared by SWANA'a Landfill Reclamation Task Force, topics include: Feasibility Plans, Characterization Studies, Operations Work Plan, Health and ...

  • Geological Storage of Highly Radioactive Waste

    The book describes and assesses current concepts for long-term disposal of highly radioactive waste. Different types of rock are discussed and assessed with respect to practical difficulties in construction of a repository, and the efficiency in isolating radioactive waste. Safety matters are most important and are treated in the respective ...

  • International Approaches to Securing Radioactive Sources Against Terrorism

    As a result of arms control efforts over the past 50 years, nuclear material is subject to strict national controls and tough international treaties. But there are still almost no controls, other than a voluntary International Atomic Energy Agency code of conduct, on the sorts of radiological sources used to make radiological dirty bombs. ...

  • International Approaches to Securing Radioactive Sources Against Terrorism

    As a result of arms control efforts over the past 50 years, nuclear material is subject to strict national controls and tough international treaties. But there are still almost no controls, other than a voluntary International Atomic Energy Agency code of conduct, on the sorts of radiological sources used to make radiological dirty bombs. ...

  • Hydrogen Sulfide/Sulfur Dioxide (CD-ROM)

    Get more than whiffs of safety advice with this program.Smell the dangers and snuff them out at once! This program helps workers recognize the dangers of these gases, prevent exposure and implement an effective emergency response. It is ideal for those in oil and gas operations, mining, sewage, landfills, laboratories and public ...

  • Munkman on Employer`s Liability 14th edition

    Munkman is the leading authority and the most comprehensive and analytical text in its field. It is the ideal companion to Redgrave’s Health and Safety. Now in its 14th edition, Munkman has been brought fully up-to-date and takes into account such recent changes as the emerging areas of personal injury and ...

  • Water Services Management and Governance

    Water Services Management and Governance focuses on water services (water supply, wastewater services) and deals with connections between water resources and services and water resources. It covers water supply mainly in urban communities, sanitation and pollution control and water resources and their linkages to water services. This book is ...

  • Identification and Control

    While automatic control and system identification have evolved very rapidly in recent years, there is still an important disjunction between the ideas in theoretical texts and what goes on in real plant. There are very few, if any, situations in which 'out-of-the-box' theory fits practical application without simplification and adjustment. This ...

  • Monitoring Induced Seismicity

    Stress re-distribution as a result of exploitation of mineral, hydrocarbon, geothermal, and water resources cannot be eliminated. The effort must be directed to a better understanding of the underlying processes for the management of the hazard and risk associated with these operations. The study of induced seismicity has continually evolved over ...

  • Nuclear Risk in Central Asia

    There are a significant number of nuclear and radiological sources in Central Asia, which have contributed, are still contributing, or have the potential to contribute to radioactive contamination in the future. Key sources and contaminated sites of concern are: (1) The nuclear weapons tests performed at the Semipalatinsk Test Site (STS) in ...

  • Nuclear Risk in Central Asia

    There are a significant number of nuclear and radiological sources in Central Asia, which have contributed, are still contributing, or have the potential to contribute to radioactive contamination in the future. Key sources and contaminated sites of concern are: (1) The nuclear weapons tests performed at the Semipalatinsk Test Site (STS) in ...

  • Geotechnics of High Water Content Materials

    STP 1374, written by worldwide experts in their field, examines a broad range of topics covering the latest geotechnical engineering developments in high water content materials. Emphasis is given to construction on marginal lands and disposal of high water content waste materials. Various types of high water content materials are explored, ...

  • Structural Geology and Rock Engineering

    The exploration and extraction of the earth's resources are key issues in global industrial development. In the 21st century, emphasis has increasingly being placed on geo-engineering safety, engineering accountability and sustainability. With focus on rock engineering projects,Structural Geology and Rock Engineeringuses case studies and an ...

  • API RP 65 Standard for Exploration & Production

    FlowsThis document is the compilation of technology and practices used by many operators drilling wells in deep water. In a number of cases, there is not a single way of performing a specific operation. In some cases, several options may be listed, but in others there may be practices which are successful, but which are not listed in this ...

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