This text presents a balanced treatment of environmental engineering by combining engineering concepts with the importance of environmental ethics. This third edition highlights sustainable development and emphasizes the need for engineers to become even more environmentally responsible during this time of increasing awareness of environmental concerns. The authors challenge students with problems that require not only a technical solution but a thorough consideration of its ethical ramifications. The text also provides comprehensive exposure to all types of environmental problems, including ecosystem dynamics, wastewater treatment, and air pollution control. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Most water bottles are made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET), which is derived from crude oil. It takes over 1.5 ... The carbon dioxide emissions from the production of these plastics can reach 1 billion lb per year. Compounding thisanbsp;...
|Title||:||Introduction to Environmental Engineering - SI Version|
|Author||:||P. Vesilind, Susan Morgan, Lauren Heine|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2010-01-01|