About the Book
This book has been specially tailor-made as per new syllabus 2009-10 for B Tech students of JNTUH. The book is written in easy to understand and lucid language.
The following new chapters are added
· Environmental Policy, Legislation, Rules and Regulations
· Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Environmental Management Plan (EMP)
· Technological Solutions for Pollution Control is added
· Towards Sustainable Future
Following new topics are added in chapters
· Thermal and Nuclear pollutions are added in “Environmental Pollution & Control” chapter
· Global Efforts are added in “Global Environmental Problems” chapter
Other salient features:
· Review questions are provided after each chapter
· New concepts like green buildings, clean development machanism for sustainable development. Green belt, rain water harvesting and remote sensing and GIS in Environmental studies are discussed.