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CS E11:2014 - Guidelines on Design for Safety of Skyrise Greenery
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
CS E11:2014, Guidelines on Design for Safety of Skyrise Greenery, sets out relevant safety requirements and safe design considerations. This highlights the importance and need for safe design when planning, designing and operating rooftop greenery and vertical greenery, which are fundamentally elevated vegetated work spaces.
CS E10:2014 - Guidelines on Design Loads for Skyrise Greenery
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
CS E10:2014, Guidelines on Design Loads for Skyrise Greenery, identifies the basic requirements, considerations and estimates for associated design loads in the design, planning and operation of rooftop greenery and vertical greenery.
Nature: A Collection of Quotations
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Nature, in the broadest sense, is equivalent to the natural, physical, or material world or universe. "Nature" refers to the phenomena of the physical world, and also to life in general. It ranges in scale from the subatomic to the cosmic.
A Study Guide On The “Environment”
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This Ebook consists of a brief study guide on the environment and includes 100 quotations from famous people.
SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT
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Price: $5.23 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » 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
All types of waste that we produce!!
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This book is know how much waste we produce from house and locality and how to manage it
All types of waste that we produce!!
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and 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
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides
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!
Swine Flu: Symptoms, Vaccine, Virus Treatment
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Swine Flu: Symptoms, Vaccine, Virus Treatment" looks into Swine Flu and explores classification, history, symptoms, vaccine and treatment. This book provides the reader significant and substantial basic knowledge about Swine Flu.
Bear Trap Mountain
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Bear Trap Mountain is the story of a region that, after being destroyed by pollution and resulting industrial decay, is brought back to life by first, restoring the originally healthy environment, and second, from such old, revived roots, the people experience prosperity beyond their wildest hopes and dreams.
The Millennium Book--Module 5: Environmental Challenges in the twenty-first century
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,550. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
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
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Price: Free! Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: Australian English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
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.
Fire Effects Guide (PMS 481) - Wildland and Forest Fire Behavior, Characteristics, Fuels, Air Quality, Soils, Water, Plants, Wildlife, Habitat, Cultural Resources, Grazing Management
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,130. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
The chapters of this Guide discuss different elements that relate to our management of fire effects and specific responses of different ecosystem components to fire.
Desert Spring - Learning to Love and Preserve Wild Arizona
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This is a colorful first-hand account of one person's journey from a New Jersey-Manhattan commuter to a desert trekker and then advocate for one of Arizona's most successful land preservation programs. The story includes evocative narrative about the author’s many desert adventures, as well as the hard-fought battles involved in the preservation of natural areas threatened by development.
Transition to Green - The Complete Guide to Living More Sustainably
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
This guide is packed with effective Green living insights and tips, as well as access to valuable additional resources. You will learn how to reduce the volume of trash you produce as well as how to let go of harsh chemicals, live simplistically and how to appreciate and restore the environment.
Where's Jim & Ed? Drift Fishing the Holston River, TN
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
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)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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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.