Books tagged: sustainability and environment

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 17 results

Going Green Together - How to Align Employees with Green Strategies
By
Price: $15.95 USD. Words: 24,280. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
At a time when ‘going green’ is at the top of the agenda of many organizations one of the most critical success factors of strategy implementation escapes the notice of many business professionals: the alignment of employees with the green strategy.
When the Spirit Bear Catches the Eagle
By
Series: A Lex & Ricky Mystery, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Lex is forced to leave school for a short time and the boys head off with Uncle Jeff to find the truth regarding the fate of an old friend. The journey surpasses the destination when they find some truths that challenge their own perceptions of reality and what it means to experience the spiritual realm. A peek behind the curtain between this world and the next that will stay with them forever.
Environmental Toxicological Chemistry for Industrial Hygiene and Environmental Health Science
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
The book provides a brief overview of environmental chemistry and toxicological chemistry needed by students and practitioners of industrial hygiene and environmental health science, where environmental chemistry is the study of the behavior of chemical species in the environment and toxicological chemistry relates their chemical nature to their toxic effects.
Land of the Free: Achieving Freedom Through a Sustainable Community
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
"Land of the Free" is more than just a book about sustainability. It is also a book about self-determination. This book is not a “how to” book. It was written to put the idea of sustainability foremost in the minds of people who are on the path to self-sufficiency. There's a book that offers the solutions. If you are truly concerned about the future, then "Land of the Free" is a must read!
iPermie! How to Permaculture Your Urban Lifestyle
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 401,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This is a good-life design guide for Millennials, Boomers, and Generation X. Contains strategies, tools, and techniques to help you navigate the cardinal threats of peak oil, climate instability, economic irrationality, and political criminality. iPermie is an almanac of useful information and permaculture self-study guide.
Sustainability & Engineering
By
Price: Free! Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by The University of Nottingham. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
Sustainability & Engineering is an Open Educational Resource written by Aran Eales and Mike Clifford and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
Seed Savers:Treasure
By
Series: Seed Savers, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,280. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian
Two kids, two bikes, and an idea they can make a difference. Join Clare and Dante for the ride of their lives as they seek to change the world one seed at a time.
Seed Savers:Lily
By
Series: Seed Savers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian
It’s definitely not what she had in mind for summer vacation.When her friends disappear under mysterious circumstances, thirteen-year-old Lily sets out to discover more about the secret organization with which they had become involved. The truth she uncovers sets her on a path fraught with uncertainty. How will Lily decide which way to turn or whom she can trust?
Phoebe Comes Home
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,760. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Phoebe, George, Jeremy, Abby, Glenda, Stephanie and Eddie, a veritable “team of teenage detectives”, must save their hometown from the dangers of climate change, and most urgently, from power hungry Milton Morphy and his crew of henchmen. Determined, and undeterred by danger, the teens summon an emergency that will unveil truths and bring Middletown back together.
Αλατένια
By
Price: Free! Language: Greek. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Greek & Roman
Ένα περιβαλλοντικό παραμύθι για τον εθελοντισμό και την αειφορία. An environmental tale about volunteering and sustainability.