environmental engineering Books

  • Environmentally Friendly Coastal Protection

    Coast lines have been and still are the centre lines of civilization around the world with still increasing pressure from both sides, the hinterland and the sea, with all its foreseeable and unforeseeable impacts given by nature or mankind. While response of nature to such impacts is flexible in the way that all morphological changes with all the ...

  • Sampling Environmental Media

    STP 1282 is the first publication of its kind to address the vast array of challenges involved with obtaining accurate environmental specimens for pollution evaluation and remediation. 31 comprehensive peer-reviewed papers from leading experts in the fields of chemistry, geology, engineering, biology and risk assessment explore innovative ...

  • Environmentally-Friendly Product Development

    The modern market economy is founded on economic growth and increasing consumption of manufactured products, leading to over use of resources and environmentally-damaging pollution. We can help protect the environment by focussing on the entire life-cycle of each manufactured product. A holistic view of every stage and process of a product's ...

  • Environmental Data Management

    Two basic tools for integrated management of the environment are modeling and environmental data. Both tools were available and valid in the past; however, the recent requirements for integrated environmental management have also led to a significant evolution of both modeling procedures and data management systems. Regarding these advances, ...

  • Environmental Science and Sustainable Development

    This proceedings is a collection of selected papers presented at the 2015 International Conference on Environmental Science and Sustainable Development (ICESSD 2015), which was held on October 25–26, 2015, Bangkok, Thailand. Issues covered include environment protection and sustainable development. Researchers working in these two areas ...

  • Environmental Anaerobic Technology

    Anaerobic technology has become widely accepted by the environmental industry as a cost-effective alternative to the conventional aerobic process. In addition, with the intrinsic advantages of energy saving, reduced sludge yield, and production of biofuel, anaerobic process will be the favored green treatment technology for sustainable environment ...

  • Statistical Tools for Environmental Quality Measurement

    When interpreting environmental data, scientists and engineers first must select the correct statistical tool to use for their analysis. By doing this they will be able to make sound decisions in their efforts to solve environmental problems. They need a detailed reference that points out the subtle differences between statistical procedures, ...

  • Progress in Environmental Science, Technology and Management

    The key to national development and sustainable economic growth is human resource development at the required levels of expertise. This is particularly so in the areas of Environmental Science, Technology and Management, where education and training of personnel particularly for government and industrial sectors must cross the traditional academic ...

  • Environmental Effects on Advanced Composite Materials

    The Symposium on Environmental Effects on Advanced Composite Materials was presented at the Seventy-eighth Annual Meeting of the American Society for Testing and Materials held in Montreal, Canada, 22—27 June 1975. The symposium was sponsored by the Aerospace and Low Temperature Panels of the American Society for Testing and ...

  • Computational Methods in Environmental Fluid Mechanics

    Fluids, play an important role in environmental systems, appearing as surface water in rivers, lakes, and coastal regions or in the subsurface as well as in the atmosphere. Mechanics of environmental fluids is concerned with fluid motion, associated mass and heat transport in addition to deformation processes in subsurface systems. In this ...

  • Artificial Intelligence Methods in the Environmental Sciences

    How can environmental scientists and engineers use the increasing amount of available data to enhance our understanding of planet Earth, its systems and processes? This book describes various potential approaches based on artificial intelligence (AI) techniques, including neural networks, decision trees, genetic algorithms and fuzzy logic.Part I ...

  • Artificial Intelligence Methods in the Environmental Sciences

    How can environmental scientists and engineers use the increasing amount of available data to enhance our understanding of planet Earth, its systems and processes? This book describes various potential approaches based on artificial intelligence (AI) techniques, including neural networks, decision trees, genetic algorithms and fuzzy logic.Part I ...

  • Identifying, Defining, and Disclosing Environmental Liabilities

    This concise new publication examines three key standards relating to environmental liability issues:E 2137 Standard Guide for Estimating Monetary Costs and Liabilities for Environmental Matters provides a guide for estimating costs and liabilities for environmental matters in the U.S.A. Many possible uses for estimates of costs and liabilities ...

  • Environmental Compliance: A Web-Enhanced Resource

    STAY INFORMED-STAY COMPLIANT-STAY UP-TO-DATEYou can't do business in the United States without complying with a whole new generation of environmental regulations. Get all the information you need with Environmental Compliance: A Web-Enhanced Resource. This resource will never be outdated. With the continually updated Web site, you will always have ...

  • Environmental Management Glossary (4th Edition)

    The Soil and Water Conservation Society’s Soil and Water Conservation Glossary was first published in 1952 under the direction of Arnold J. Baur. It has been revised, expanded, and reprinted as the Resource Conservation Glossary in 1970, 1976, and 1982. This fourth edition sees a name change to Environmental Management Glossary, which ...

  • Stormwater Effects Handbook: A Toolbox for Watershed Managers, Scientists, and Engineers

    A stand-alone working document, Stormwater Effects Handbook: A Toolbox for Watershed Managers, Scientists, and Engineers assists scientists and regulators in determining when stormwater runoff causes adverse effects in receiving waters. This complicated task requires an integrated assessment approach that focuses on sampling before, during, and ...

  • Sewer Processes: Microbial and Chemical Process Engineering of Sewer Networks

    Sewer Processes: Microbial and Chemical Process Engineering of Sewer Networks concentrates on process engineering of sewer networks from a chemical and microbiological point of view to be applied by sanitary and environmental engineers, and students. By considering the sewer as a chemical and biological reactor, the book extends beyond traditional ...

  • Environmental Risk Analysis: Probability Distribution Calculations

    A Training Tool for the Environmental Risk ProfessionalEnvironmental Risk Analysis: Probability Distribution Calculations defines the role that probability distributions play in risk analysis, and gives direction on how to measure and compare the magnitude of risk more efficiently. Designed for the practicing environmental engineer and scientist, ...

  • Environmental Hazards Methodologies for Risk Assessment and Management

    From the beginning of 21st century, there has been an awareness of risk in the environment along with a growing concern for the continuing potential damage caused by hazards. In order to ensure environmental sustainability, a better understanding of natural disasters and their impacts is essential.   It has been recognized that a holistic and ...

  • Law of Wetlands Regulation (Environmental Law Series)

    Written by an environmental law specialist, this text covers every issue concerning wetlands law and regulation. The federal portion of the book examines key areas such as the roles of the Army Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency, the permit process and exemptions from Corps regulation, mitigation, judicial and ...

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