A detailed look at the dangers associated with the genetic engineering of food.
Examines topographical, environmental, technical problems of oceanic drilling platforms, focusing on South Africa example.
Explains the effects ecological footprints have on sustaining our country and the planet Earth.
Examines the unintended consequences of urban planning policies and modern architecture. Argues that communities and community spirit is destroyed because no publice gathering spaces are created.
Scientific details and debate on the greenhouse effect and global warming. Also touches on political and international issues.
A discussion of ISO 14000, the Environmental Management standard and its implementation in the construction industry.
An analysis of the environmental paradox in which technological advancements are in fact beneficial rather than detrimental.
A paper which explores how recycling certain materials aids in improving our environment.
A discussion of the economics of timber as the major product currently harvested from forests.
Examines the formation, migration and control of toxic seepage.
Examines alternatives, safety, types of waste, regulations, costs, technology, reprocessing, natural & human hazards, examples.
A paper which discusses the issue of global warming and explores the reasons behind the argument that carbon dioxide emissions are most likely the cause of the global warming.
An analysis of an article that appeared in the “New York Times” about the melting of the polar ice caps.
A discussion on whether countries participating in the World Summit for Sustainable Development should be allowed to implement strategies that do not impact the environment.
Definition, purpose, application of geographical information system technology to watershed draining system of lake in Texas.
Provisions, principles, objectives, structure & function of Commission for Environmental Cooperation, dispute settlement system, history, Tuna/Dolphin case.
Examines provisions in requirements for citizen suits, statute & case law, efficacy of suits, enforcement, deterrence.
A paper which discusses the problems resulting from rapid urbanization in developing countries.
Looks at the environmental and economic damage of hurricane Andrew in Florida and Louisiana.
This paper suggests an emergency response program were Florida to be hit by a major earthquake.
A study of the report by the Natural Resources Defense Council that commercially bottled drinking water in the United States is often contaminated.
An introduction and discussion of the history and current collection of the New York City Bronx Zoo.
The paper explores how the ever-increasing tourism to the Mediterranean Sea area is affecting its natural environment.
Evolution of fight against water pollution, legislation, effects of mercury and technical analysis of wastewater reclamation.
Looking at the health dangers versus the advantages of fiberglass insulations. Discusses the issue of animal testing, types and safer alternatives.
An analysis of the legal battle between General Electric (GE) and Environmental Protection Association (EPA) which has ordered them to clean up the Hudson River following their dumping of chemicals.
Examines health hazards, research, smoker profile, anti-smoking programs, compliance with regulations, responses of businesses & tobacco firms.
This paper presents a proposal for improved student transportation at Rutgers University, using it as an example to present the necessity and advantage of low-cost student transportation.
An analysis of the causes of water pollution and its long and short term effects.
An examination of the process for the treatment and purification of wastewater.
This paper looks at the Smart Growth initiative, an initiative started to increase the quality, distribution and supply of affordable housing for low-income earners.
This paper discusses the technological advances and newly developed safety systems for all methods of transportation.
Examines the contributions and efforts of the Turner Foundation.
This extensive paper looks at the phenomena of acid rain and its effects
A definition of global warming and the greenhouse effect, and what makes this such a controversial issue.
This essay presents the argument for remaining focused on environmental issues.
Describes the costs & benefits of developing an Earthquake Alert System. Examines the state of research in developing, implementing, & deploying such a system.
Provides background of the problem and discusses issues such as spent fuel rods & liquid waste, storage containers, laws, health & environmental threats, site selection, transportation, costs and public views.
A look at some of the considerations and difficulties for effective storm water management.
Examines the aspects surrounding the nuclear waste problem. Discusses the dimensions of the problem, waste disposal issues and potential solutions.