European Union (EU) environmental legislation has developed over the last
30 years and comprises today some 300 legal acts and a large number of
other policy documents of relevance for EU environmental policy. Section
1.2.1 of this chapter gives a general introduction to the EU forms of legislation
and the principles of the EU environmental policy. The legislation related to
the environmental aspects of textile processes in general, primarily the
emissions to water and air, is discussed in sections 1.2 to 1.6....
Textile Technology Complete™ provides extensive coverage of the scientific and technological aspects of textile production and processing. Formerly the Institute of Textile Technology's Textile Technology Digest, this database traces the body of knowledge in textile science and technology as far back as the early years of the 20th century.
Electrochemistry has been used extensively in the past three decades to
determine the chemical composition of environmental samples from the water
column, sediments, soils, biofilms, and microbial mats.
The ACS Symposium Series was first published in 1974 to provide a
mechanism for publishing symposia quickly in book form. The purpose
of the series is to publish timely, comprehensive books developed from
ACS sponsored symposia based on current scientific research. Occasionally,
books are developed from symposia sponsored by other organizations
when the topic is of keen interest to the chemistry audience.
Th e ste el industry is one of man y major wo rl d industries exte nsively
restructured in th is era of globalizatio n. The Global Restructuring of the
Steel Indu stry explains how and why th e steel ind ustry has shifted from
advanced ca pita list countries to late ind ustria lizing countries.
Drawing upon case studies of th e steel industr y in th e US, Japan, South
Korea, Brazil and India, Anthony P.D'Costa examines the relationship between
industri al cha nge and institutional responses to techn ological diffusion....
Wastewater of the dyeing unit of the Hanoi textile-dyeing Company (Hanosimex) was treated by coagulation method with the HBM/KT powder and by catalytic oxidation with the hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) over HBM/TB catalyst. HBM/KT coagulator and HBM/TB catalyst were prepared at the Laboratory of Surface Sciences and Catalysis, Institute of Chemistry, Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology.