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Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology

By: Andrew Porteous
798 pages, Illus, figs, tabs
Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology
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  • Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology ISBN: 9780470061954 Edition: 4 Paperback Apr 2008 Usually dispatched within 4 days
    £38.99
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About this book

This superb and highly-acclaimed dictionary includes over 4000 in-depth entries on scientific and technical terminology associated with environmental protection and resource management. In addition, it contains numerous illustrations, a wide range of international case studies and extensive cross-references to guide the reader.

The new edition is a major update with 30 per cent new material, additional illustrations and a greatly expanded list of relevant web resources.

Contents

Preface to Fourth Edition Preface to Third Edition Preface to Second Edition Preface Introduction Acknowledgements Abbreviations The Dictionary Appendix I Pollution and the environment - organizations Appendix II The Periodic Table Table of Chemical Elements Appendix III Table of Prefixes for SI units Appendix IV Conversion table for SI and British units

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By: Andrew Porteous
798 pages, Illus, figs, tabs
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It is forecast to continue as an indispensable reference. (Pollution, September 2000) "...is the literary equivalent of a brain transplant." (Environment Business, November 2000) "...Porteous' book will contribute to better understanding and protection of world's environment..." (Photosynthetica, Vol.40, No.2, 2002)

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