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Title Sustainable development in practice : case studies for engineers and scientists / editors, Adisa Azapagic, Slobodan Perdan, and Roland Clift
Published Chichester, West Sussex, England ; Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, [2004]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  620.00286 Aza/Sdi  DUE 28-08-19
Description x, 446 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction to sustainable development / Slobodan Perdan -- The role of the professional engineer and scientist in sustainable development / Cynthia A. Mitchell, Anna L. Carew, Roland Clift -- Waste water management : identifying sustainable processes / Adisa Azapagic, Charles Duff, Roland Clift -- Integrated prevention and control of air pollution : the case of nitrogen oxides / Adisa Azapagic, Charles Duff, Roland Clift -- Municipal solid waste management : can thermodynamics influence people's opinions about incineration / Norman Kirkby, Adisa Azapagic, Omar Romero-Hernandez -- Process design for sustainability : the case of vinyl chloride monomer / Adisa Azapagic, Alan Millington, Aaron Collett -- Towards sustainable chemical manufacturing : polylactic acid - a sustainable polymer? / James H. Clark, Jeffrey J. E. Hardy -- An industrial ecology : material flows and engineering design / David T. Allen -- Scenario building and uncertainties : options for energy sources / Richard Darton -- Fuel cells in stationary applications : energy for the future? / Martin Pehnt -- Towards sustainable process contracting : the case of the glass industry / Michael J. Nicholas -- Multi-criteria decision analysis : the case of power generation in South Africa / Jim Petrie ... [et al.] -- Social and ethical dimensions of sustainable development : mining in Kakadu National Park / Slobodan Perdan
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available on the Internet to registered users
Subject Sustainable development -- Case studies.
Engineering -- Research.
Sustainable development.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Author Clift, R. (Roland)
Azapagic, Adisa.
Perdan, Slobodan.
LC no. 2004004937
ISBN 0470856092 paperback alkaline paper
0470856084 cloth
OTHER TI Wiley online library books