Environmental
epub |eng | 2019-08-26 | Author:Tatiana Schlossberg

Fast Fashion, but Going Nowhere Consider, if you will, the fashion industry. Take the cotton fibers woven together into a tight denim sausage casing for your leg (thank you to ...
( Category: Waste Management August 31,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-06 | Author:Harriet Dyer

50 EVEN THE BONES Not all leftovers can be boxed up and eaten for lunch the next day – you’d get some strange looks if you started gnawing chicken bones ...
( Category: Waste Management August 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-27 | Author:Vandana Shiva

CHAPTER FOUR The World Bank, the WTO, and Corporate Control Over Water Giant water projects, in most cases, benefit the powerful and dispossess the weak. Even when such projects are ...
( Category: Water Quality & Treatment May 27,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gaskin-Reyes, Camille;

Poor Water Management Another element of the looming crisis is poor management of water resources. The problem was dramatized in July 2009 when inhabitants in five villages in Nigeria’s Kano ...
( Category: Water Quality & Treatment February 28,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Albert Bates

Table 11.1. Carbon Math: Beach Seaweed One challenge with harvesting seagrass, beach-cast seaweeds, or kelp for biochar is that it’s likely to have a relatively higher salt content. It may ...
( Category: Waste Management February 26,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-20 | Author:Paul B. Wignall

THE SMITHIAN/SPATHIAN EXTINCTION The Smithian and Spathian are the third and fourth stages of the Early Triassic respectively, and their boundary, around 2 million years after the Permo-Triassic boundary, marks ...
( Category: Pollution May 21,2017 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2015-08-31 | Author:Miller, Ian [Miller, Ian]

Its roughness in the throat, sir. ’Tis true that yankees are most shrewd, And wooden nutmegs make, sir; But who’d have thought Port wine was brew’d This side the big ...
( Category: Environmental November 23,2016 )
epub |eng | 2012-11-16 | Author:Batzer, Darold P., Dr. & Andrew H. Baldwin

FIG. 14.1. A Venn diagram displaying that all pocosins are classified as palustrine wetlands and are shrub bogs. Carolina bays and pocosins do show some overlap in terms of similar ...
( Category: Wetlands November 17,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Dieter Helm

Compensation for the Depletion of Non-renewables The non-renewables are, from a compensation perspective, a pure intergenerational equity problem. One generation uses the resources, and therefore another cannot. The question is ...
( Category: Environmental November 5,2016 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-23 | Author:Derrick Jensen

Lierre Keith “The ruling religion of this planet is called patriarchy. We will not save life on earth until we dismantle masculinity.” Derrick Jensen: Lierre Keith is a writer and ...
( Category: Pollution September 24,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-09-20 | Author:Thomas Rainer

INDIVIDUAL PLANTS OR SMALL GROUPS SMALL GROUPS OF 3 TO 10 PLANTS LARGER GROUPS OF 10 TO 20 PLANTS EXPANSIVE GROUPS PRIMARILY LARGE AREAS Aruncus dioicus Eryngium yuccifolium Eutrochium fistulosum ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology September 21,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-25 | Author:Gretchen Bakke [Bakke, Gretchen]

NOTABLE PASSINGS In 2014 the people of Boulder voted to municipalize their electrical infrastructure. They simply bought the wires and all the rest from Xcel and bade their digging, meddling, ...
( Category: Electricity September 11,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lorenz Adrian & Frank E. Löffler

14.3.2 Toxins and Inhibitors O2 scavenging Another benefit of growth in mixed culture for the obligate OHRB is that of O2 scavenging when the community is exposed to oxygen . ...
( Category: Environmental August 14,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-23 | Author:Orrin H. Pilkey

Recently the Army Corps of Engineers declared that Fire Island, New York, had been “damaged” by Hurricane Sandy, a clear misunderstanding of barrier-island evolution processes. Some islands are narrow and ...
( Category: Environmental Policy July 8,2016 )
epub |eng | 2014-04-26 | Author:Frederick Rowe Davis

CHAPTER 6 Rereading Silent Spring By the late 1950s, toxicologists at the Tox Lab, the FDA, and elsewhere were working to establish toxicology as an independent discipline through courses, textbooks, ...
( Category: Pollution June 27,2016 )