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Transport and the environment

Author: R E Hester; Roy M Harrison; Royal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain)
Publisher: Cambridge : Royal Society of Chemistry, 2010.
Series: Issues in environmental science and technology ; vol. 20
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mass transportation has become central to the lifestyle of developed societies - but with what consequences for the environment and, ultimately, human health? Transport and the Environment investigates the major aspects of this emotive subject, with contributions from authors with international reputations for their research in the field. Discussions encompass air transport and its contribution to global pollution,  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R E Hester; Roy M Harrison; Royal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain)
ISBN: 1591249163 9781591249160 9781847552211 1847552218
OCLC Number: 1033814322
Description: Online Ressource (xi, 160 pages) : illustrations, 1 map, portraits.
Contents: The Impacts of Aviation on Climate; Global Warming Consequences of a Future Hydrogen Economy; Sustainable Transport and Performance Indicators; Policy Instruments for Achieving Sustainable Transport; Water Pollution Impacts of Transport; Climatic Impact of Surface Transport; Human Health Implications of Air Pollution Emissions from Transport; Subject Index
Series Title: Issues in environmental science and technology ; vol. 20
Responsibility: editors, R.E. Hester and R.M. Harrison.

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Mass transportation has become central to the lifestyle of developed societies - but with what consequences for the environment and, ultimately, human health?  Read more...

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