Green Technology And Design For The Environment / Edition 1

Green Technology And Design For The Environment / Edition 1

by Samir Billatos, Nadia A Basaly
     
 

ISBN-10: 1560324600

ISBN-13: 9781560324607

Pub. Date: 09/05/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This introductory text, complete with problems and case studies, will change one's approach to the practical application of engineering. Chapters address such issues as: basic problems and magnitude of waste; the need for new design practices; current problem-solving methods; ethics; design for assembly and disassembly; recycling; the manufacturing process;

Overview

This introductory text, complete with problems and case studies, will change one's approach to the practical application of engineering. Chapters address such issues as: basic problems and magnitude of waste; the need for new design practices; current problem-solving methods; ethics; design for assembly and disassembly; recycling; the manufacturing process; regulations; environmental damage; successful designs; and analyses and design tools.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560324607
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/05/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Theory: Green engineering and environmentally conscious manufacturing; infrastructure; regulations and the waste stream; new theories for environmental regulation; design for the environment; recycling issues; plastics for environmentally conscious engineering. Part 2 Design examples: design for assembly and disassembly; design for environmentally friendly vehicles; design for manufacturing process improvement; design for quality application in machining; life cycle analysis and maintainability; multiattribute utility analysis of municipal recycling.

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