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Our collection of 75 books.

  • Household Hazardous Waste Management
    Household Hazardous Waste Management NEW
    Edited by Daniel Mmereki
    ISBN 978-953-51-2910-3,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2909-7,
    90 pages, February, 2017
    Rapid global urbanization and increases in living standards in recent decades have led to changes in the household hazardous waste (HHW) generation characteristics due to increases in buying power and easier access to products that are convenient but ...
  • Aerosols - Science and Case Studies
    Aerosols - Science and Case Studies
    Edited by Konstantin Volkov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2844-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2843-4,
    204 pages, December, 2016
    Aerosols have a significant impact on technological processes and human activities. In many cases, aerosols are at the core of human health, environmental and technological problems (climate change and air quality). However, aerosols can be successfu ...
  • Complex Systems, Sustainability and Innovation
    Complex Systems, Sustainability and Innovation
    Edited by Ciza Thomas
    ISBN 978-953-51-2842-7,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2841-0,
    124 pages, December, 2016
    The book on complex systems, sustainability, and innovation explores a broad set of ideas and presents some of the state-of-the-art research in this field concisely in six chapters. In a complex system, it is difficult to know exactly how the individ ...
  • Geohazards Caused by Human Activity
    Geohazards Caused by Human Activity
    Edited by Arvin Farid
    ISBN 978-953-51-2802-1,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2801-4,
    150 pages, November, 2016
    This book is based on the contributions of several authors and attempts to describe the roles human activities play in causing geohazards either directly or indirectly through man-made climate change. The risk of these man-made geohazards and the ris ...
  • Applied Studies of Coastal and Marine Environments
    Applied Studies of Coastal and Marine Environments
    Edited by Maged Marghany
    ISBN 978-953-51-2549-5,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2548-8,
    436 pages, September, 2016
    The book ''Applied Studies of Coastal and Marine Environments'' is a collection of a number of high-quality and comprehensive work on coastal and marine environment. This book has an Introductory Chapter, followed by 15 chapters. Chapters 2 and 3 ar ...
  • Geospatial Technology - Environmental and Social Applications
    Geospatial Technology - Environmental and Social Applications
    Edited by Pasquale Imperatore and Antonio Pepe
    ISBN 978-953-51-2627-0,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2626-3,
    258 pages, September, 2016
    The pervasive relevance of geospatial information and the development of emerging geospatial technologies offer new opportunity for bridging the gap between remote sensing scientific know-how and end users of products and services. Geospatial technol ...
  • River Basin Management
    River Basin Management
    Edited by Daniel Bucur
    ISBN 978-953-51-2605-8,
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2604-1,
    312 pages, August, 2016
    Many of the challenges facing farmers and human communities from hydrographical basins are not new. But, due to the fact that the nature and extents of the problems vary from one region to another and from one basin to another, the responses are high ...
  • Desalination Updates
    Desalination Updates
    Edited by Robert Y. Ning
    ISBN 978-953-51-2189-3,
    310 pages, October, 2015
    Desalination Update illustrates the growing research and development activities in the field of desalination of water. The chapters in this book also show the close link in the supply of water and supply of power. Power is needed to desalinate water, ...