Environmental engineering is the branch of engineering that is concerned with protecting people from the effects of adverse environmental effects, such as pollution, as well as improving environmental quality. Furthermore, it is concerned with finding plausible solutions in the field of public health, such as waterborne diseases, implementing laws which promote adequate sanitation in urban, rural and recreational areas. It involves waste water management and air pollution control, recycling, waste disposal, radiation protection, industrial hygiene, environmental sustainability, and public health issues as well as a knowledge of environmental engineering law. This book promotes environmental protection and innovative solutions to ensure healthy, safe and efficient industrial operations.
Print ISBN: 9781682500668 | $ 190 | 2016 | Hardcover
Contributors: Manuel Ferreira Rebelo, Gilberto Santos et al