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|Main Title||Dictionary of environmental science and technology /|
|ISBN||9780470061947 (cloth); 0470061944 (cloth); 9780470061954 (pbk.); 0470061952 (pbk.)|
|Subjects||Environmental sciences--Dictionaries ; Sanitary engineering--Dictionaries|
|Collation||xxvii,  p. : ill. ; 24 cm.|
Includes bibliographical references.
The dictionary -- Appendix I: Pollution and the environment-organizations -- Appendix II: The periodic table; Table of chemical elements -- Appendix III: Table of prefixes for SI units -- Appendix IV: Conversion table for SI and British units. "This dictionary includes over 4000 in-depth entries on scientific and technical terminology, associated with environmental protection and resource management. In addition, it contains numerous illustrations, a wide range of international case studies and extensive cross-references to guide the reader. The fourth edition represents a major update with 30% new material, additional illustrations and a greatly expanded list of relevant web resources." "Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology, Fourth Edition will be an indispensable reference for all students and professionals concerned with the world's environment."--BOOK JACKET.