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All types of waste that we produce!! by niharnihar
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
City generates an estimated 13.8 tons of waste per month out of which 40% are biodegradable. There are serious compliance related issues and the provisions of Municipal waste handling rules 2000 have not been complied at all. The does not practice proper segregation, improper door to door collection or safe storage practices as required by law. The top management has not specified policy interven
SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT by niharnihar
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
Solid waste can be defined as the useless and unwanted products in the solid state derived from the activities of and discarded by society. It is produced either during production processes of a product or arise from the domestic or commercial sector when objects or materials are discarded after use as garbage, rubbish, refuse and litter. Solid waste generation, in one form or the other, is associ
The Big Car Con by Chris Rainsford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Why do car makers spend so much on advertising? Why is congestion still such a problem? Why do so many motorists buy expensive gas-guzzlers? Imagine if cars were designed by engineers rather than by the marketing department. ‘The Big Car Con’ shows how it is possible to both improve our transport system and reduce motoring costs . Buy this book, cut your motoring costs and save the world!
The Millennium Book--Module 5: Environmental Challenges in the twenty-first century by Ned Johnson
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Since the 1970s, there has been an ever-increasing drum beat of alarm messages about our environment. Initially it was focused on ordinary features like litter, pollution, and smog. But as momentum grew it shifted in intensity and scope to include other areas, the majority of which few people had ever considered or even heard of. Now we had gone from smog to ozone depletion to global warming.
Papoose City by Judy Goodspeed
Price: $3.99 $0.99 USD. (75% off until Dec. 31!) Words: 12,550. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Petroleum
On August 1923 a gusher blew in, forever changing the lives of an Oklahoma farming community. Witness the birth and death of Papoose City, also known as Slick City. Experience the discovery of oil and the building of a gasoline plant. Then walk through the process of reclaiming the many acres of land damaged in the search for black gold. Follow the people who lived and worked there.
eGaia, Growing a peaceful, sustainable Earth through communications by Gary Alexander
Price: Free! Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Is this what you are looking for? A positive vision is emerging – a community-based, but globally linked and co-ordinated society, a global human family looking after each other and the Earth. eGaia describes the many starting points around the world, and next big steps where they join and link up. It clarifies, gives background, principles, and a light fictional picture of a sustainable world.
The World's Most Eaten Table Fish - How to Catch it and How to Cook it by C. Genevieve Coleman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: Australian English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Carp are the world's most eaten fish, I kid you not. Eating carp will help the hungry find enough to eat, give you a chance to help the environment by controlling their numbers and let you have a lot of fun catching your dinner. This book outlines the why and the how of catching carp, including gear selection, bait, rigging and how to prepare and cook your fish.
Where's Jim & Ed? Drift Fishing the Holston River, TN by James W. Dow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
This ebook is a non-fiction picture essay about the adventures of two friends (Jim & Ed) as they fly fish for trout from a drift boat in the Holston River, Tennessee. The two friends have always wanted to use a drift boad to fish the Coosa River in Alabama for bass and crappie. However, they discover that the only guided drift boat fishing guides in Alabama have retired- time to move on.
Everything You Need to Know About Climate Change (2014) by Joshua Patton
Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Cutting through the BS, an examination of the science and politics behind climate change. For anyone unconvinced (or desiring to convince others) this is the best starting point for learning about this important global issue.
Amplifying the Waves: The Role of Electromagnetic Pollution in EMF Sensitivity by Elizabeth Maxim
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
After successfully treating her EMF Sensitivity, Dr. Elizabeth Maxim focused her research on answering two questions: 1. Why do some people suffer when around electromagnetic frequencies? The answer lay with the adrenals and the way the immune system responds to EMF 2. Why are more people suffering from EMF Sensitivity? The answer lay in the nature of EMF and how they interact with each other
Mother Earth What a Life You've Had! by Lenny Everson
Price: Free! Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment(4.00 from 1 review)
This book summarizes most of the known hazards life on planet Earth has encountered since it began. These include volcanoes, comets, asteroids, and unknown causes of major and minor extinctions.
Mountains Don't Grow Back by Julie Speer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 350. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment(5.00 from 1 review)
"Mountains Don’t Grow Back" is a rhythmic and inspirational nonfiction picture book that introduces children to environmentalism, mining and renewable energies. It is created for children aged 5 to 8, to be read with or without a grown up. A short glossary links children to more information on Wikipedia, ideal for smart devices. Written by Julie Speer and illustrated by Hannah Burns Hryze.
Pollution Solution: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Essay » Technology
Several suggestions for ameliorating pollution are offered: separate cities for work and residence, hydrogen fuel produced at sea, dirty industry moved offshore over the deep basins of the oceans outside of ocean current paths, the moon as a platform for space industry. Some comments on difficulties and motivation are included.
The Story of Aqualead: A New Healing Energy for a New Earth by Sabine Blais
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,030. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
The Story of Aqualead is a narration of the author’s memoirs of her years living in Argentina, and her unusual encounter with a new healing energy called Aqualead. She relates her incredible journey of relocating to South America from her home in Canada, and how she inadvertently channelled and developed a new healing system destined to heal water and rebalance nature.
Poems of Nature by Charles Wylie
Series: Sailor Poet - Suite Two, 3 of 4 · Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 3 of 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: British English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
The 4th of my nine eBooks of poetry is about the joys of the natural world, both ashore and afloat, to accompany those on Love, Friends, Mystery, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Fun, Heroes and Indignation, and The Sea. Here you will find flora and fauna, and impressions of the joys of the beautiful English countryside, and seas of both the northern and southern hemispheres. Get carried away!
Juicio a los Humanos by Eduardo Jáuregui
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,460. Language: Spanish. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Fiction » Inspirational
Los animales del planeta Tierra se han reunido en la selva para celebrar un juicio extraordinario. Acusan al Ser Humano de crímenes atroces: Calumnias, Malos Tratos, y Genocidio. Llegó la hora de enfrentarse a la Ley de la Jungla.
Humans On Trial: An Ecological Fable by Eduardo Jáuregui
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,590. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Representatives from every species have gathered in the jungle for an extraordinary trial. The Human Being is accused of atrocious crimes against its fellow creatures: Slander, Physical Abuse and Genocide. The time has come for us to face the Law of the Jungle.
Birds of Western Wolli Creek: A case study in local extinction by Justin Cahill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Zoology / Ornithology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
This is a study of the birds found in the western part of the Wolli Creek Valley, about 8km from Sydney's CDB. It also serves as a case study of the increasing localised extinction of native birds in Sydney. This development, which has received little media attention, mirrors broader loss of native birds across south-eastern Australia.
A Walk Across Suburbia: One Man's Journey Through His Neighborhood by Ken Ilgunas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Why go to the farthest reaches of the earth to explore when you can do so in your own backyard? Author and adventurer Ken Ilgunas sets out on a bizarre journey to explore his boyhood suburb anew.
GASIFICATION TECHNOLOGY MOVES LOCKHEED MARTIN INTO WASTE TO ENERGY by Joes Fringer
Price: Free! Words: 230. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
U.S. defense contractor, Lockheed Martin is moving into the waste to fuel gasification technology business, following a deal with LA based waste to fuels specialist, Concord Blue.