Preface to Fourth Edition Preface to Third Edition Preface to Second Edition Preface Introduction Acknowledgements Abbreviations The Dictionary
Appendix I Pollution and the environment - organizations
Appendix II The Periodic Table Table of Chemical Elements
Appendix III Table of Prefixes for SI units
Appendix IV Conversion table for SI and British units.
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This superb and highly-acclaimed dictionary includes over 4000 in-depth entries on scientific and technical terminology associated with environmental protection and resource management. In addition, it contains numerous illustrations, a wide range of international case studies and extensive cross-references to guide the reader. The new edition will be a major update with 30 per cent new material, additional illustrations and a greatly expanded list of relevant web resources. (source: Nielsen Book Data)