Encyclopedia of Environmental Science and Engineering: A-L

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James R. Pfafflin, Edward N. Ziegler
CRC Press, 2006 - Environmental engineering - 1382 pages
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Completely revised and updated, Encyclopedia of Environmental Science and Engineering, Fifth Edition spans the entire spectrum of environmental science and engineering. Still the most comprehensive, authoritative reference available in this field, the monumental two-volume encyclopedia has expanded to include 87 articles on topics ranging from acid rain, air pollution, and community health, to environmental law, instrumentation, modeling, alternative energy, toxicology, radioactive waste, and water treatment. The articles have been extensively revised and updated, new ones have been added to cover the latest developments related to today's environmental problems. The result is a reference work that provides the information necessary to understand, manage, and respond to threats to the human environment.
  

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Contents

VOLUME
1
John H Seinfeld Yasuo Kousaka and Kikuo Okuyama
15
Acronyms and Abbreviations 1353
23
Air Pollutant Effects
29
Air Pollution Instrumentation
41
Air Pollution Meteorology
59
Air Pollution Sources
70
Aquatic Primary Production
113
Energy SourcesAlternatives
295
Environmental Assessments and Related Impacts
325
Environmental
361
Eutrophication
389
Fluidized Bed Combustion
402
Geographic Information Systems
425
Groundwater Resources
439
Edward F Ferr and
459

Biological Treatment of Wastewater
137
Brownfields
160
Coal Gasification Processes
166
Composting
185
E Defyannis and B Belessiotis
194
Disinfection
224
Ecology of Plants
244
Ecosystem Theory
260
Electrostatic Precipitation
282
Hydrology
465
Indoor Air Pollution
490
Industrial Ecology
502
Industrial Hygiene Engineering
512
Industrial Waste Management
526
Water and Wastewater Analysis
538
Legal Aspects of the Environment
590
Limnology
608
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