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ATSDR [fact Sheets].

ATSDR [fact Sheets].

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ISBN: PURD:32754066048038

Category: Hazardous substances

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The fact sheet series presents summaries and answers questions about hazardous substances and their health effects.

Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations for 2005: Environmental Protection Agency ... pt. 5. American Battlefield Monuments Commission, Selective Service System

Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations for 2005: Environmental Protection Agency ... pt. 5. American Battlefield Monuments Commission, Selective Service System

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on VA, HUD, and Independent Agencies

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ISBN: LOC:00134333509

Category: Government publications

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Environmental Compliance and Sustainability

Environmental Compliance and Sustainability

Author: Daniel T. Rogers

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780429683367

Category: Law

Page: 539

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This book provides a critical understanding of the challenges that exist in protecting the local and global environment through compliance efforts using existing environmental regulations. The best compliance measures with the most useful regulations from over 50 countries are surveyed and are combined with science-based quantitative analysis of geology, hydrogeology, and the chemistry of contaminants from anthropogenic sources. The results are presented as a model that establishes a means by which protection of the environment can be greatly improved. This is accomplished through a deeper understanding of our natural world and how anthropogenic activities and their management affect our planet. Features The first book that examines the successes of environmental regulation worldwide and highlights the areas that need improvement Presents a tested and verified scientific model for enhanced environmental protection with scalability from local parcels to global levels Describes and integrates the importance of understanding the geologic and hydrogeologic environment of urban and developed areas Explains the importance of understanding the different types of pollution and their behavior in the environment Identifies the need for consistency in banning chemicals that are harmful in not just one country but throughout the world