Environmental Policy: Management, Legal Issues and Health Aspects


Erika Creighton (Editor)
Paul Danovich (Editor)

Series: Environmental Research Advances
BISAC: NAT011000

In this book, the authors discuss the management, legal issues and health aspects of environmental policy. Topics include health-care solid waste management in Vietnam; regulating the waste management industry in the EU; environmental policy tools to improve the management of marine and coastal zones in Italy; managing ecosystem services for human benefit; evaluating environmental and microbiological risks arising from the implementation of environmental policy throughout supply chains; issues of importance in waterbird ecology, conservation and environmental policy; biogeographical change and environmental policy in the western greenbelt of Ottawa, Canada; upstream pollution, downstream competition and environmental policy; China’s quest for environmental sustainability; assessment of the geochemical status of landscapes in the Ukraine; aeration zone protective properties estimation using GIS technologies. (Imprint: Nova)


Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Health-Care Solid Waste Management in Vietnam: Current Status and Strategic Actions
(Nguyen Phuc Thanh, Graduate School of Environmental and Life Science, Okayama University, Japan)

Regulating the Waste Management Industry in the EU
(Mahelet G. Fikru, Department of Economics, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO, USA)

Environmental Policy Tools to Improve the Management of Marine and Coastal Zones in Italy: The Self-Financing Instruments
(Natalia Marzia Gusmerotti, Davide Marino, Francesco Testa, Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa, Italy, and others)

Managing Ecosystem Services for Human Benefit: Economic and Environmental Policy Challenges
(Clem Tisdell, Dayuan Xue, School of Economics, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, and others)

A Framework to Assist Firms in Evaluating Environmental and Microbiological Risks Arising from the Implementation of Environmental Policy throughout their Supply Chain
(E.I. Nikolaou, S. Ntougias, Department of Environmental Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Vas. Sofias, Greece)

Issues of Importance in Waterbird Ecology, Conservation and Environmental Policy
(Michael O’Neal Campbell, Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, BC, Canada)

Biogeographical Change and Environmental Policy in the Western Greenbelt of Ottawa, Canada
(Michael O’Neal Campbell, Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops, BC, Canada)

Upstream Pollution, Downstream Competition and Environmental Policy
(Leonard F.S. Wang, Chu-Chuan Hsu, Department of Applied Economics, National University of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, and others)

China’s Quest for Environmental Sustainability
(Stanley K.S. Wong, University of Newcastle, Australia)

Assessment of Geochemical Status of Landscapes in Ukraine
(Natalia G. Lyuta, Iryna V. Sanina, Ukrainian State Geological Research Institute (UkrSGRI), Kyiv, Ukraine)

Aeration Zone Protective Properties Estimation Using GIS Technologies
(Iryna V. Sanina, Natalia G. Lyuta, Ukrainian State Geological Research Institute (UkrSGRI), Kyiv, Ukraine)



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