Environmental Incidents Books

  • 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 ...

  • Hazards XIX: Process Safety and Environmental Protection with CD-ROM

    The latest edition in this long running series, Hazards XIX contains the papers presented at the 2006 symposium and is accompanied by a fully searchable CD-ROM. The 3 day symposium and exhibition with a 1 day workshop held in Manchester, UK, March 27th-30th 2006, brings together international experts and practitioners in process safety and ...

  • Fundamentals for the Assessment of Risks from Environmental Radiation

    Human health, aquatic, and terrestrial ecosystems are all under threat from increasing levels of environmental radiation from a variety of sources, many of them anthropogenic. This book surveys the current state of our knowledge of the fundamental processes that result from the interaction of environmental (both ionizing and UV) with living ...

  • Fundamentals for the Assessment of Risks from Environmental Radiation

    Human health, aquatic, and terrestrial ecosystems are all under threat from increasing levels of environmental radiation from a variety of sources, many of them anthropogenic. This book surveys the current state of our knowledge of the fundamental processes that result from the interaction of environmental (both ionizing and UV) with living ...

  • Natural and Anthropogenic Disasters

    The major challenges of the 21st century faced by human beings are how to achieve water security, food security, energy security and environmental security. Owing to enhanced natural/anthropogenic disasters worldwide, these challenges become much more complicated and daunting especially for developing countries. Therefore, it is important to ...

  • Environmental Spill Reporting Handbook, 2009-2010 ed. (Environmental Law Series)

    This handbook ensures that you can quickly respond to and report spills and releases of substances into the environment. The Environmental Spill Reporting Handbook explains how to comply with myriad federal and state laws requiring prompt and accurate reporting, what incidents to report, to whom, and what information to provide. Provides Clean Air ...

  • Soil and Groundwater Pollution

    The pollution of groundwater as a result of soil pollution has long been treated as a minor problem, either because the necessary analytical apparatus was not available or because the extent of the pollution has been largely underestimated. It was only the incidents at Love Canal in the USA and at Lekkerkerk in the Netherlands that alerted ...

  • Response to Marine Oil Pollution - Review and Assessment

    Response to Marine Oil Pollution - Review and Assessment is the essential source book, now updated, for all involved in marine oil pollution consequences and response. It covers policy, planning and operations, and provides technical assessment of the true nature of the problem, of the means to maximise the performance of current techniques ...

  • Ocular Radiation Risk Assessment in Populations Exposed to Environmental Radiation Contamination

    Several major follow-up studies are currently underway or are being planned to assess populations exposed to radiation from nuclear reactor accidents, contamination from nuclear weapons manufacturing, or fallout from nuclear testing. The data should help to define the true extent of the impact of environmental contamination; allow a better ...

  • The Environmental Movement in Ireland

    “The Environmental Movement in Ireland” examines key themes in Irish environmental politics, including the main components that have come to define such events, and incidents of environmental collective action in this country during forty years of growth and development. The author analyses the mobilisation and framing processes undertaken in ...

  • Information Technology Solutions for EH&S Professionals

    Information Technology Solutions for EH&S Professionals provides a practical collection of specific environmental, health and safety (EH&S) strategies that you can use to track and manage complex, voluminous information for compliance activities. This reference begins with an overview of basic information technology (IT) concepts as they apply to ...

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