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Environmental Management in Practice

In recent years the topic of environmental management has become very common. In sustainable development conditions, central and local governments much more often notice the need of acting in ways that diminish negative impact on environment. Environmental management may take place on many different levels - starting from global level, e.g. climate changes, through national and regional level (environmental policy) and ending on micro level. This publication shows many examples of environmental management. The diversity of presented aspects within environmental management and approaching the subject from the perspective of various countries contributes greatly to the development of environmental management field of research.

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Environmental Management in PracticeEdited by Elzbieta Broniewicz

Published: July 5th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/738

ISBN: 978-953-307-358-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6018-2

Copyright year: 2011

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106316 Total Chapter Downloads

30 Crossref Citations

39 Web of Science Citations

83 Dimensions Citations


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1. Curbing Climate Change through a National Development of Climate Change Policy

By Sumiani Yusoff


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2. Environmental Protection Expenditure in European Union

By Elzbieta Broniewicz


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3. Community Ecology and Capacity: Advancing Environmental Communication Strategies among Diverse Stakeholders

By Rosemary M. Caron, Michael E. Rezaee and Danielle Dionne


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4. Regional Issues in Environmental Management

By Hiroyuki Taguchi


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5. Geo-environmental Terrain Assessments Based on Remote Sensing Tools: A Review of Applications to Hazard Mapping and Control

By Paulo Cesar Fernandes da Silva and John Canning Cripps


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6. The Implementation of IPPC Directive in the Mediterranean Area

By Tiberio Daddi, Maria Rosa De Giacomo, Marco Frey, Francesco Testa and Fabio Iraldo


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7. Contaminated Sites and Public Policies in Sao Paulo State, Brazil

By Ana Luiza Silva Spínola and Arlindo Philippi Jr.


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8. Sustainable Management of Muddy Coastlines

By Steven Odi-Owei and Itolima Ologhadien


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9. Indicators of Sustainable Business Practices

By Hyunkee Bae and Richard S. Smardon


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10. Assessment of Industrial Pollution Load in Lagos, Nigeria by Industrial Pollution Projection System (IPPS) versus Effluent Analysis

By Adebola Oketola and Oladele Osibanjo


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11. Pollution Prevention in the Pulp and Paper Industries

By Bahar K. Ince, Zeynep Cetecioglu and Orhan Ince


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12. Retrofit Approach for the Reduction of Water and Energy Consumption in Pulp and Paper Production Processes

By Jesus Martinez Patino and Martin Picon Nunez


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13. An Application Model for Sustainability in the Construction Industry

By Fernando Beiriz and Assed Haddad


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14. Assessing the SMEs’ Competitive Strategies on the Impact of Environmental Factors: A Quantitative SWOT Analysis Application

By Hui-Lin Hai


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15. Implementation of ISO 14000 in Luggage Manufacturing Industry: A Case Study

By S. B. Jaju


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16. The Statistical Distributions of Industrial Wastes: an Analysis of the Japanese Establishment Linked Input-output Data

By Hitoshi Hayami and Masao Nakamura


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17. The Effects of Paper Recycling and its Environmental Impact

By Iveta Cabalova, Frantisek Kacik, Anton Geffert and Danica Kacikova


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18. Overview Management Chemical Residues of Laboratories in Academic Institutions in Brazil

By Patrícia Carla Giloni-Lima, Vanderlei Aparecido de Lima and Adriana Massaê Kataoka


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19. Lengthening Biolubricants' Lifetime by Using Porous Materials

By Estibaliz Aranzabe, Arrate Marcaide, Marta Hernaiz and Nerea Uranga


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20. A Fuzzy Water Quality Index for Watershed Quality Analysis and Management

By André Lermontov, Lidia Yokoyama, Mihail Lermontov and Maria Augusta Soares Machado


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21. Environmental Management of Wastewater Treatment Plants – the Added Value of the Ecotoxicological Approach

By Elsa Mendonça, Ana Picado, Maria Ana Cunha and Justina Catarino


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22. Technology Roadmap for Wastewater Reuse in Petroleum Refineries in Brazil

By Felipe Pombo, Alessandra Magrini and Alexandre Szklo


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