Introduction to Engineering and the Environment
Introduction to Engineering and the Environment

Introduction to Engineering and the Environment

1st Edition
By Edward Rubin
Copyright: 2001
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ISBN10: 0072354674 | ISBN13: 9780072354676


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I Motivation and Framework

1 Engineering and the Environment

2 Overview of Environmental Issues

II Technology Design for the Environment

3 Automobiles and the Environment

4 Batteries and the Environment

5 Electric Power Plants and the Environment

6 Refrigeration and the Environment

7 Environmental Life Cycle Assessments

III Modeling Environmental Processes

8 Controlling Urban Smog

9 PCBs in the Aquatic Environment

10 Human Exposure to Toxic Metals

11 CFCs and the Ozone Hole

12 Global Warming and the Greenhouse Effect

IV Topics in Environmental Policy Analysis

13 Economics and the Environment

14 Risk Assessment and Decision Analysis

15 Environmental Forecasting