Design of the Factory with a Future / Edition 1

Design of the Factory with a Future / Edition 1

by James Thomas Black
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070055505

ISBN-13: 9780070055506

Pub. Date: 02/28/1991

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Discover how you can balance water development and environmental responsibility. Current estimates indicate that the global demand for water will have increased sevenfold during the course of the present century. How can we minimize the potentially adverse environmental and social impacts of the crucial large-scale water development projects required to meet this

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Discover how you can balance water development and environmental responsibility. Current estimates indicate that the global demand for water will have increased sevenfold during the course of the present century. How can we minimize the potentially adverse environmental and social impacts of the crucial large-scale water development projects required to meet this overwhelming need? This sweeping reference offers water resource and environmental professionals crucial, cutting-edge answers, emphasizing how it is possible to initiate large-scale water development projects that are both sustainable and environmentally responsible. Featuring contributions by internationally renowned experts from nine countries, this timely guide: Uniquely integrates water resource management and environmental and social impact issues; Presents the latest concepts and data on waterlogging and salinity, sedimentation, land use, eutrophication, fisheries, and aquatic weeds; Provides essential information on water quality management, modeling and monitoring, and wastewater reuse; Details important economic, social, and institutional issues. Designed for water scientists, managers, specialists, and planners, as well as for engineers, economists, environmental, this is a comprehensive guide to dealing effectively with one of our most challenging global dilemmas.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070055506
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
02/28/1991
Series:
McGraw-Hill Series in Industrial Engineering
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.44(d)

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