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Measuring Environmental Degradation

Developing Pressure Indicators for Europe (Elgar Monographs - Towards Environmental Pressure Indicators for the EU)

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Published by Edward Elgar Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pollution & threats to the environment,
  • Science,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • EU (European Union),
  • Environmental Science,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Environmental degradation,
  • Environmental indicators,
  • Europe,
  • Measurement

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnil Markandya (Editor), Nick Dale (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12563637M
    ISBN 101840643803
    ISBN 109781840643800

    Industry pays an enormous price for material degradation. The Handbook of Environmental Degradation of Materials outlines these costs, but more importantly, explains how to measure, analyze, and prevent environmental degradation for a wide range of industrial materials. Experts from around the world share how a diverse set of industries cope with the degradation of metals, polymers, Cited by:   The authors measure such variables as forest loss, the conversion of natural habitats to managed habitats, agriculture, or urbanization, as well as fertilizer use, water contamination, CO2.

    Did you know that only 23% of the environment-related SDG indicators are on track to meet the target if current trends continue? For 68%, there is not enough data to assess progress and for 9% there is not progress toward achieving the target. Specifically, progress has been made on all 11 environment-related SDGs indicators related to policy, financial and institutional processes with. The Handbook of Environmental Degradation of Materials explains how to measure, analyse, and control environmental degradation for a wide range of industrial materials including metals, polymers, ceramics, concrete, wood and textiles exposed to environmental .

    This page is a list of environmental books. In this context they are notable books that describe, Environmental degradation: George Perkins Marsh: Managing Urban America: Urban planning: Measuring the Real State of the World. For years now the issue of environmental degradation has been a highly debatable topic worldwide. And of course just like every other issue, the ways that it is perceived varies immensely across countries, communities, and populations considering a person’s culture, values, political views, and beliefs.


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