Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Design 2nd edition

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Bradley A. Striebig, Adebayo A. Ogundipe, Maria Papadakis, Lauren Heine
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  • Chapter 1: Sustainability, Engineering, and Design
    • 1.1: Human Development Index (12)
    • 1.2: Sustainable Development and Social Ethics (3)
    • 1.3: Sustainable International Development and the Essential Needs of People (3)
    • 1.4: Engineering and Developing Communities (3)
    • 1.5: Definitions of Sustainability (4)
    • 1.6: Populations and Consumption (11)
    • 1.7: Technical Approaches to Quantifying Sustainability (1)
    • 1.8: Productivity, consumption, and the Ecological Footprint (5)
    • 1.9: The Difficulty of Environmental Valuation (9)
    • 1.10: Summary
    • 1: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 2: Analyzing Sustainability Using Engineering Science
    • 2.1: Elemental Analysis (23)
    • 2.2: Solubility and Henry's Law Constant (6)
    • 2.3: The Ideal Gas Law (8)
    • 2.4: Chemistry of Natural Systems (17)
    • 2.5: Equilibrium Models for Estimating Environmental Impacts (33)
    • 2.6: Environmental Fate and Partitioning of Chemicals (18)
    • 2.7: Summary
    • 2: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 3: Biogeochemical Cycles
    • 3.1: Energy and Material Flows in Ecosystems (3)
    • 3.2: Biogeochemical Cycles (7)
    • 3.3: The Hydrologic Cycle (3)
    • 3.4: Watersheds and Runoff (10)
    • 3.5: Water Budget (15)
    • 3.6: Nutrient Cycles (2)
    • 3.7: Summary (3)
    • 3: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 4: Material Flow and Processes in Engineering
    • 4.1: Material Balances with a Single Reaction (4)
    • 4.2: Material Balances with Multiple Materials (3)
    • 4.3: Material Balances with Reactors (5)
    • 4.4: Defining the Order of Reactions (5)
    • 4.5: Half-Life Doubling Time (3)
    • 4.6: Consecutive Reactions (4)
    • 4.7: Reactors and Material Flow (5)
    • 4.8: Reactor Models (9)
    • 4.9: Summary
    • 4: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 5: Natural Resources, Materials, and Sustainability
    • 5.1: Sustainability and Natural Resources (1)
    • 5.2: The Nature of Natural Resources (6)
    • 5.3: From Natural Resources to Engineered Materials (4)
    • 5.4: Sustainability and the Linear Materials Economy (4)
    • 5.5: Waste Management and Material Life Cycles (8)
    • 5.6: Summary
    • 5: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 6: Hazardous Substances and Risk Assessment
    • 6.1: Understanding Hazard and Risk (1)
    • 6.2: Legal Frameworks for Managing Hazardous Substances (2)
    • 6.3: Risk Assessment (4)
    • 6.4: Hazardous Waste (3)
    • 6.5: Radioactive Waste Management
    • 6.6: Summary
    • 6: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 7: Water Quality Impacts
    • 7.1: The Water Crisis
    • 7.2: Water Quality Parameters
    • 7.3: Modeling the Impacts of Water Pollutants
    • 7.4: Water Treatment Technologies
    • 7.5: Summary
    • 7: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 8: Wastewater Treatment
    • 8.1: Wastewater Treatment
    • 8.2: Preliminary and Primary Treatment
    • 8.3: Secondary Treatment
    • 8.4: Nutrient Removal
    • 8.5: Tertiary Treatment
    • 8.6: Sludge Treatment and Disposal
    • 8.7: Water Recycling and Reuse
    • 8.8: Summary
    • 8: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 9: Impacts on Air Quality
    • 9.1: Air Quality History and Regulations
    • 9.2: Health Effects of Air Pollutants
    • 9.3: Estimating Emissions of Air Pollutants
    • 9.4: Dispersion of Air Pollutants
    • 9.5: Air Pollutants from Combustion Processes
    • 9.6: Air Pollution Control Technologies
    • 9.7: Global Impacts of Air Pollutants
    • 9.8: Summary
    • 9: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 10: The Carbon Cycle and Energy Balances
    • 10.1: Climate Science History
    • 10.2: Carbon Sources and Emissions
    • 10.3: The Carbon Cycle, Carbon Flow Pathways, and Repositories
    • 10.4: Global Energy Balance
    • 10.5: Global Energy Balance and Surface Temperature Model
    • 10.6: Green Gases and Effects
    • 10.7: Climate Change Projections and Impacts
    • 10.8: Carbon Dioxide Mitigation, Capture, and Storage
    • 10.9: Summary
    • 10: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 11: Energy Conservation, Development, and Decarbonization
    • 11.1: The Challenge of Decarbonization
    • 11.2: Energy and Natural Resources
    • 11.3: Carbon Footprinting and Embodied Energy
    • 11.4: Decarbonization Through Energy Conservation
    • 11.5: Decarbonization Through Low- and No-Carbon Resources
    • 11.6: Decarbonization Through Electrification
    • 11.7:The Water-Energy-Food Nexus
    • 11.8: Summary
    • 11: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 12: Designing for Sustainability
    • 12.1: Sustainable Design in Context
    • 12.2: Sustainable Design Philosophies
    • 12.3: Ecological Approaches to Design in Practice
    • 12.4: Chemistry, Carbon, and Circularity in Practice
    • 12.5: Green Engineering and Green Chemistry in Practice
    • 12.6: Product Design Strategies
    • 12.7: Designing for Value Recovery
    • 12.8: Designing for Process and System Sustainability
    • 12.9: People-Centered Design
    • 12.10: Summary
    • 12: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 13: Industrial Ecology
    • 13.1: Industrial Metabolism
    • 13.2: Eco-Industrial Parks (Industrial Symbiosis)
    • 13.3: Materials Flow Analysis (MFA)
    • 13.4: Embodied Energy
    • 13.5: Summary
    • 13: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 14: Life Cycle Analysis
    • 14.1: Life Cycle Thinking
    • 14.2: Life Cycle Assessment Framework
    • 14.3: Impact Categories
    • 14.4: Impact Assessment
    • 14.5: Human Toxicity and Risk Analysis in LCA
    • 14.6: Summary
    • 14: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 15: Assessing Alternatives
    • 15.1: Alternative Assessment
    • 15.2: Elements of AA
    • 15.3: Example: Assessing Alternatives to Antifouling Boat Paints in Washington
    • 15.4: Governmental USES of AA
    • 15.5: Business Use of AA
    • 15.6: Resources
    • 15.7: Summary
    • 15: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 16: Sustainability and the Built Environment
    • 16.1: Land-Use and Land-Cover Change
    • 16.2: Land-Use Planning and Its Role in Sustainable Development
    • 16.3: Environmentally Sensitive Design
    • 16.4: Green Building
    • 16.5: Energy Use and Buildings
    • 16.6: Summary
    • 16: Chapter Quiz

  • Chapter 17: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainability in Practice
    • 17.1: The Diffusion and Adoption of Innovations
    • 17.2: The Economics of Sustainability
    • 17.3: The Role of Government
    • 17.4: Social Justice and Sustainability in Wealthy Countries
    • 17.5: Summary
    • 17: Chapter Quiz


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