Pollution prevention

J. Paul Chen, Thomas T. Shen, Yung Tse Hung, Lawrence K. Wang

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Abstract

We are witnessing the evolution of a fully industrialized world, with global industrial production, global markets, global telecommunication, global transportation, and global prosperity. This prospect brings with it the realization that current patterns of industrialization will not be adequate to sustain environmentally safe growth and therefore needs drastic improvement. What is urgently needed is a total management systems approach to modern civilization by focusing on pollution prevention activities as the first step.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHazardous Industrial Waste Treatment
PublisherCRC Press
Pages157-190
Number of pages34
ISBN (Electronic)9780849375750
ISBN (Print)0849375746, 9780849375743
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2006
Externally publishedYes

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