By Dibyendu Sarkar, Rupali Datta, Avinandan Mukherjee, Robyn Hannigan
Covers the newest themes within the box of environmental administration and gives a vast specialize in the theoretical and methodological underpinnings of environmental management
- Provides an up to date survey of the sector from the point of view of alternative disciplines
- Covers the subject of environmental administration from a number of views, specifically, typical sciences, engineering, company, social sciences, and strategies and instruments perspectives
- Combines either educational rigor and sensible method via literature experiences and theories and examples and case reports from varied geographic parts and coverage domains
- Explores neighborhood and worldwide problems with environmental administration and analyzes the position of assorted participants within the environmental administration process
- Chapter contents are effectively confirmed with quite a few photos, charts, graphs, and tables, and observed via a close reference checklist for additional readings
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2013); used with permission. In addition, the decom posing waste can be tapped to produce methane gas, which can be used beneficially as a fuel. Associated pollutants in landfill leachate pose addi tional concerns. These include ammoniacal nitrogen, heavy metals and metalloids (such as As, Cd, Cr, Co, Cu, Hg, Ni, Pb, Zn), and persistent organic compounds (including aromatic hydrocarbons, phenols, halogenated compounds, pesticides). The collected leachate must be chemically and physically treated to stabilize these con taminants, employing methods including coagulation– flocculation; chemical precipitation; ammonium stripping; micro‐, ultra‐, and nanofiltration; activated carbon absorption; and ion exchange.
At this location on the south shore of Long Island, the longshore current moves from east to west (right to left in the image), in turn transporting sediment (longshore drift) along the beach in the same direction. The groins, affixed perpen dicularly to the shore, interfere with this process, and thus, sand accumulates on their updrift (east) sides, while sand is removed from the downdrift sides. If groins are correctly sized and spaced, they should have the intended overall effect of capturing the laterally migrating sand, protecting the beach as a whole.
High‐level, long‐lived nuclear wastes, although produced in much smaller quantities than municipal wastes, pose special and particularly difficult problems of their own. In both cases, potential groundwater and surface water contamination are of paramount concern. 27). For reference, three smaller sinkholes (here, labeled X, Y, and Z) are marked on both images. (a) In 1952, the area was almost entirely undeveloped. A large lake (W) with two embayments on its southern end dominates the center of the image.
An Integrated Approach to Environmental Management by Dibyendu Sarkar, Rupali Datta, Avinandan Mukherjee, Robyn Hannigan