Environmental Pollution and Management, 1/e
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Environmental Pollution and Management, 1/e

Author : Avnish Chauhan
© Year : 2019
ISBN : 9789386768612
Pages : 230
Binding : Paperback
Dimension : 18" x 24.5"
Weight : 0.33   kg
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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

Avnish Chauhan :- NET and PhD in Environmental Science, currently teaches at Phonics Group of Institutions, Roorkee, Uttarakhand, He has contributed more than 31 research papers and 12 chapters in India and abroad. He has 12 years teaching experience in environmental science and technology. Being associated with a number of national and international scientific bodies, he has received awards and fellowships for his contribution in environment science and technology field. He has written/edited 30 books. He is Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Higher Education and Research.

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