Gas Warning Systems Books

  • Water and Energy: Threats and Opportunities - Second Edition

    For student edition please click here. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Rapid and important developments in the area of energy - water nexus over the last two to three years have been significant. This new edition of Water and Energy: Threats and Opportunities is timely and continues to ...

  • Water and Energy: Threats and Opportunities - Second Edition - Student Edition

    This is the Paperback Student Edition of Water and Energy: Threats and Opportunities - Second Edition ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Rapid and important developments in the area of energy - water nexus over the last two to three years have been significant. This new edition of Water and Energy: Threats ...

  • Sustainability Science and Technology: An Introduction

    Sustainability Science and Technology: An Introduction explains the root causes of global failures in natural and human systems, as well as the most readily available technological solutions. The book dispels risky scientific and technological ideas that further complicate the current environmental and socioeconomic predicaments. It also bridges ...

  • World Energy Outlook 2013

    In a world where big differences in regional energy prices impact competitiveness, who are the potential winners and losers? Huge volumes of oil are needed to meet growing demand and offset declines in existing fields. Where will it all come from? What could trigger a rapid convergence in natural gas prices between Asia, Europe and North America, ...

  • Well Performance Testing and Maintenance Reference Manual

    Offered as a colorfully illustrated, comprehensive yet brief reference manual covering what to do to test and maintain well performance. It also has review questions and glossaries to aid the reader in self-assessing comprehension and understanding specialized ...

  • Applied Flow and Solute Transport Modeling in Aquifers: Fundamental Principles and Analytical and Numerical Methods

    Over recent years, important contributions on the topic of solving various aquifer problems have been presented in numerous papers and reports. The scattered and wide-ranging nature of this information has made finding solutions and best practices difficult. Comprehensive and self-contained, Applied Flow and Solute Transport Modeling in Aquifers ...

  • Self statements. The environmental promotion of products

    It offers guidelines to develop new self statements or to evaluate those which already exist. Structured in a practical way, it comments on the most interesting sections of UNE-EN ISO 14021 standard and settles the doubts of consumers and companies alike:What is a trustworthy self statement?How are the appropriate symbol and affirmation chosen?How ...

  • Pleasure With Products: Beyond Usability

    The last five years have seen a major paradigm shift in the role of human factors in product design. Previously this was seen as pertaining almost exclusively to product usability, but new recognition is being given to 'pleasure-based' human factors. This emphasizes the holistic nature of the experience of person-product interaction. While ...

  • Operations Training / Solids Handling Training Manual

    This is a manual for self-paced study of solids handling topics. The manual includes solids processing, overview, conditioning, safety, thickening and dewatering. Contains helpful photos, schematics and graphs as well as worked out example calculations and periodic quizzes to check your ...

  • Environmental Audits: EPA’s Policy and State Privilege Laws

    • Audits are one of the best ways to assess and correct a facility's regulatory noncompliance. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has designed this policy to encourage industry to self-monitor, disclose, and correct environmental violations. • This 15-page BLR special report will help you understand environmental audits and state privilege ...

  • 2002 Report of the Solvents, Coating and Adhesives Technical Options Committee (STOC)

    The 2002 report is considerably different form the previous reports of the Solvents Technical Options Committee (STOC). The physical structure has been designed so that each sub-sector has a self-contained chater that summarises new, essential, information and the technology choices available. it is intended that these individual chapters may be ...

  • El Mezquital: a community's struggle for development; Poverty Reduction in Urban Areas Series, working paper 1

    This paper describes the history of the community in El Mezquital, from the land invasion in the mid 1980s, through its consolidation and growth, until the present, drawing principally on interviews with the inhabitants and staff from supporting agencies. It analyzes the development of the different, and sometimes conflicting, community ...

  • Stream Ecology and Self Purification: An Introduction, Second Edition

    This new edition of a very successful standard reference is expanded and fully reworked. The book explains and quantifies the processes whereby streams cleanse themselves, reducing their pollutant load as a natural process. Mechanisms of purification in running waters have always been critical with regard to clearly identified pollution sources. ...

  • Effects of Mechanical Stiffness and Vibration on Wear

    The most current data available on the impact of vibrations and stiffness on test apparatus and machine wear. This comprehensive volume includes wide-ranging examples of machine wear, current experimental and analysis techniques to investigate these effects, as well as an extensive bibliography on the subject. Specific areas addressed: • How ...

  • Conserving the world's biological diversity

    This book is a guide to all who would like to turn the tide of destruction into a new, positive relationship between people and nature. A new form of civilization based on the sustainable use of renewable resources is not only possible, but essential. This book suggests the principles and tools that are available to promote the new civilization, ...

  • The Shale Oil and Gas Debate

    In the space of six years, the united States have reduced their dependence on oil by a third and have become almost self-sufficient in terms of gas supply. This “shale oil and gas revolution”, a sudden and unexpected earthquake in the energy world, enabled the US to become one of the most competitive countries in the world. Exporting ...

  • Introduction to Environmental Remote Sensing

    This book is a thoroughly revised and updated edition of the volumes of the same name published in 1974 and 1981. It provides its readers with a single, self-contained, fully-integrated and modern treatment of environmental remote sensing, progressing logically from the physical principles on which it is based, and the technologies and ...

  • Crystallography

    As a self-study guide, course primer or teaching aid, Borchardt-Ott's Crystallography is the perfect textbook for students and teachers alike. In fact, it can be used by crystallographers, chemists, mineralogists, geologists and physicists. Based on the author's more than 25 years of teaching experience, the book has numerous line drawings ...

  • Lectures on Solar Physics

    This volume has grown out of lectures addressing primarily graduate students and researchers working in related areas in both astrophysics and space sciences. All contributions are self-contained and do not require prior in-depth knowledge of solar physics. The result is a unique textbook that fulfills the needs of those wishing to have a ...

  • Computational Geometry

    This well-accepted introduction to computational geometry is a textbook for high-level undergraduate and low-level graduate courses. The focus is on algorithms and hence the book is well suited for students in computer science and engineering. Motivation is provided from the application areas: all solutions and techniques from computational ...

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