paper recycling Books

  • Handbook of Plastics Recycling

    Over the past 20 years recycling of plastics has increased dramatically. This is important not only from the environmental point of view (less landfill space is needed) but also from the economic point of view because recycling allows energy and materials to be reused. This book discusses some of the state-of-the-art techniques of recycling ...

  • Testing Soil Mixed with Waste or Recycled Materials

    The first publication of its kind offering leading edge information on environmentally safe and friendly ways to deal with waste materials. Leading experts in this new sector of the environmental arena have presented 23 peer-reviewed papers in the following comprehensive areas: • Physical properties of soil mixed with a wide variety of waste ...

  • Recycling, International Trade and the Environment: An Empirical Analysis

    During the last century international trade has become indispensable for many economies. This is not only the case for trade in primary raw materials and consumer products but also for secondary (recyclable) materials. With the rapid growth of the recycling sector worldwide, trade in recyclables increased tremendously. It is striking that ...

  • Disposal of Plastics with Minimum Environmental Impact

    Five papers covering recycling, degradability, incineration and reuse of plastics. A basic book for those concerned with environmental ...

  • The Design and Application of Controlled Low-Strength Materials (Flowable Fill)

    Features the most current research on design procedures and flowable fill applications, as well as five ASTM standards on CLSM. 26 peer-reviewed papers cover a wide range of new developments in the field, including: Ingredients -- Fly ash and aggregates including recycled glass are explored in four papers. Properties of CLSM -- Five papers ...

  • Pesticide Formulations and Application Systems: 14th Vol.

    The latest edition featuring up to date information on pesticide applications, formulation techniques, innovations in the agrochemical field and related current government agricultural regulations. In addition to a comprehensive twenty-year historical review of the ASTM Committee E-35 on Pesticides, this publication features twenty-eight ...

  • Environmental Milestones: A Worldwatch Retrospective 39` x 27` Timeline Poster

    Trace key moments in the modern environmental movement from the 1960s until today. Explore pivotal events, scientific breakthroughs, and obstacles through an illustrated full-color, 39' x 27' poster, printed with soy inks on recycled, uncoated paper—ready to hang as-is, or cut along dotted line and place end-to-end to create a ...

  • Engine Coolant Technologies: 5th Volume

    Fourteen peer-reviewed papers present the latest research in modern engine coolant formulating. Topics cover:• International coolant development • Field testing of coolant additives• Engine coolant recycling• Engine component and coolant additive compatibility• Alternate coolant base technology• Extended life ...

  • Engine Coolant Testing: Fourth Volume

    The most current information on engine coolant technologies and testing requirements. 25 papers from the world's leading scientists in the field are divided among the following major categories: • Organic acid inhibition technology research covering an impressive sampling of organic preparations; • State-of-the-art test methods on a wide ...

  • Handbook of Fillers, 4th Edition

    This handbook gives direct comparison of general purpose fillers (micron-size fillers) and nanofillers.Over 4,000 research papers, mostly published from 1994 to 2015 (over 1000 new papers in this edition), technical data from over 200 filler and equipment manufacturing companies, and patent literature were reviewed for this comprehensive handbook. ...

  • Flotation Technology

    The Handbook of Environmental Engineering series is an incredible collection of methodologies that study the effects of pollution and waste in their three basic forms: gas, solid, and liquid. This exciting new addition to the series, Volume 12: Flotation Technology, has been designed to serve as both a basic flotation textbook and a comprehensive ...

  • ASTM International Standards for Sustainability in Building: 3rd Edition

    Includes all of the ASTM standards that are referenced by the U.S. Federal Green Construction Guide for Specifiers as of January 2007. This new edition, on CD-ROM only, includes nearly 150 ASTM standards that address the sustainable design, construction, and operation of products used in building. These standards deal with various aspects of ...

  • Plan B 2.0: Rescuing a Planet Under Stress and a Civilization in Trouble

    Our global civilization today is on an economic path that is environmentally unsustainable, a path that is leading us toward economic decline and eventual collapse.Environmental scientists have been saying for some time that the global economy is being slowly undermined by environmental trends of human origin, including shrinking forests, ...

  • Green Jobs: Working for People and the Environment

    SummaryThe pursuit of so-called 'green jobs'—employment that contributes to protecting the environment and reducing humanity's carbon footprint—will be a key economic driver of the 21st century. 'Climate-proofing' the global economy will involve large-scale investments in new technologies, equipment, buildings, and infrastructure, ...

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