Environmental Pollution and Management

By: Avnish Chauhan

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Environmental pollution is defined as the contamination of the physical and biological components of the earth/atmosphere to an extent that normal environmental processes are adversely affected. These effects can cause soil erosion, desertification, landslides, extinction of species, depletion of natural resources and waste accumulation. Environmental pollution occurs in various forms, namely, air, water soil, radioactive, noise, heat/thermal and light. This book is designed for B.Sc. (all branches), B.B.A., B.C.A., B.Tech, Polytechnic, B.A., B.Com, M.Sc., M.Tech, M.A., PhD entrances, NET, SLET examination and competition examinations of national/state level Civil Services. This book presents the fundamental concepts and principles of environment science and technology. The book has been divided into 14 chapters and each chapter has been designed such that student can grasp the related topic with ease. Presence of case studies makes the concepts more simple and understandable. Every chapter contains multiple-choice and review questions for self-assessment of students. Extensively illustrated, the book provides in-depth coverage of major areas such as air pollution, atmospheric science, water pollution, global warming, ozone layer depletion, acid rain, environmental laws, sustainable development, environmental management, noise pollution, land pollution, radiation, solid waste management, etc. 1. Air Pollutants-Sources and Effects 2. Dispersion of Air Pollutants 3. Air Quality Monitoring 4. Meteorological Factors 5. Effects of Air Pollution 6. Water Sampling and Parameters 7. Water Pollution 8. Global Atmospheric Problems and Control Measures 9. Environmental Legislation and International Efforts 10. Sustainable Development and Environmental Management 11. Land Pollution 12. Noise Pollution: Sources, Control and Effects 13. Radiation Pollution: Sources and Effects 14. Solid Waste Management Index. Printed Pages: 230

Title: Environmental Pollution and Management

Author Name: Avnish Chauhan

Categories: India, Environmental Studies,

Publisher: New Delhi, I.K. International Publishing House: 2019

ISBN: 9789386768612

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 1203861

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