Green Engineering for Campus Sustainability

Editors: Yaser, Abu Zahrim (Ed.)

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  • Highlights current efforts and research into achieving campus sustainability  
  • Presents case studies on green materials for campus buildings and discusses several campus waste management initiatives
  • Discusses the role of sustainable environment education in achieving sustainability on campuses
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This book highlights current efforts and research into achieving campus sustainability. The book start with Introduction followed by two chapters discusses best governance and practices in enhancing campus sustainability, while subsequent chapters elaborate on green building and bioenergy. In addition, the book discusses several initiatives regarding campus waste management including sewage recycling potential.


About the authors

Abu Zahrim Yaser is the Deputy Dean of Research and Innovation and Head of the Waste Management Committee at Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS). He obtained his PhD from Swansea University. He has published 1 book, 8 book chapters and more than 70 peer-reviewed technical papers, is a visiting scientist at the University of Hull, and an associate member of the Institution of Chemical Engineers (United Kingdom).

Table of contents (16 chapters)

Table of contents (16 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-3

    Yaser, Abu Zahrim

  • Environmental Sustainability of Universities: Critical Review of Best Initiatives and Operational Practices

    Pages 5-17

    Mohamed, Nurul Hana (et al.)

  • The Green Vision of Technical University of Crete’s Campus

    Pages 19-33

    Sifakis, Nikolaos (et al.)

  • The Construction of Green Building Using Interlocking Brick System

    Pages 35-49

    Mirasa, Abdul Karim (et al.)

  • The Feasibility of Using Palm Oil Ash in the Mix Design of Interlocking Compressed Brick

    Pages 51-59

    Asrah, Hidayati (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
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  • ISBN 978-981-13-7260-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $139.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-13-7259-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Green Engineering for Campus Sustainability
Editors
  • Abu Zahrim Yaser
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-13-7260-5
DOI
10.1007/978-981-13-7260-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-13-7259-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 259
Number of Illustrations
23 b/w illustrations, 52 illustrations in colour
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