Air Quality Management

Canadian Perspectives on a Global Issue

Editors: Taylor, Eric, McMillan, Ann (Eds.)

  • Could help in planning an air quality program by showing how such programs have been developed in Canada
  • Could provide guidance on developing and improving air quality and environmental management programs
  • Provides guidance on the topics and depth of an introductory course on air quality and its management
  • Gives an overview of the issues of pollutant emissions, air pollution management and air quality in Canada in an easily readable form
  • Includes basic understanding of meteorology, air quality, and health impacts as well as more advanced information on pollutant emissions, dispersal and transport
  • Features sufficient detail that can be of use as a training tool for new recruits
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About this book

This book provides a wide overview of the issues related to managing of air quality in Canada. Learn about the air issues that have caused impacts to ecosystems or human health and hence been targeted to be managed. Discover how Canada’s national governance involving a federal government along with provincial and territorial governments impacts the air quality management process. Understand how Canadians manage their air quality in context with the USA, their largest and closest neighbour. Benefit from the experience of 43 of Canada’s most experienced air quality management professionals who share their insights into the state of air quality in Canada today, how it is managed, as well as giving a glimpse into the future.​

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Sakiyama, Steven (et al.)

    Pages 1-16

  • A History of Air Quality Management

    McMillan, Ann (et al.)

    Pages 19-42

  • The State of Air Quality in Canada: National Patterns

    Brook, Jeffrey R. (et al.)

    Pages 43-67

  • Long-Range Transport of Air Pollutants and Regional and Global Air Quality Modelling

    Moran, Michael D. (et al.)

    Pages 69-98

  • Modelling the Dispersion of Pollutants: Two Case Studies

    Humphries, Bob (et al.)

    Pages 99-127

Buy this book

eBook $179.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-94-007-7557-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $229.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-94-007-7556-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $229.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: October 6, 2016
  • ISBN 978-94-024-0268-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Air Quality Management
Book Subtitle
Canadian Perspectives on a Global Issue
Editors
  • Eric Taylor
  • Ann McMillan
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: Delhi Book Store, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-7557-2
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-7557-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-7556-5
Softcover ISBN
978-94-024-0268-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 408
Number of Illustrations and Tables
59 b/w illustrations, 149 illustrations in colour
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