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The Law on Protection of Public Health with Respect of Environmental Friendly Production

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 2 (2011), PP 99 - 101

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.02.006

by Fahrettin KORKMAZ from Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey, 25240

Abstract: The objective of this study is to descript law on protection of public health with respect of environmentally friendly production. Since everyone has read more...

Keywords: Research Cluster, Joint Research, Eco-Innovation, Employment, Agriculture


Assessment of Pollution Load from the Industrial Sector in Jordan

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 2 (2011), PP 85 - 98

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.02.005

by Jamal O. Jaber, Tarek Tarawneh , Luay Hidimi , Amal Hijazi from Interdisciplinary Research Consultants, P.O.Box 13304, Amman 111942, Jordan , Sustainable Environmental and Energy Solutions, Amman, Jordan , On-sabbatical leave from the Faculty of Engineering Technology, Al-Balqa' Applied University, Amman, Jordan

Abstract: Industrial pollution is an area of growing environmental concern in Jordan. Although not a highly industrialized country, several major industries con read more...

Keywords: Environmental analysis, Industry, Pollution load, Pollutants projection, Environmental modeling


Wastewater Characterization in the Sultanate of Oman

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 2 (2011), PP 77 - 84

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.02.004

by AbdulRahim Al-Omairi, Mahad Baawain, Ahmed Al-Futaisi from Sultan Qaboos University, Alkhoud 123, Muscat, Oman

Abstract: This study focuses on characterizing the quality of domestic wastewater from six different sewage treatment plants (STP) in three regions in Oman: Mus read more...

Keywords: Oman, Wastewater, Characterization, Physical Analysis, Chemical Analysis, Biological Analysis.


The Grape Leaf: a Bioindicator of Fluoride and Sulphur Dioxide Pollution

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 2 (2011), PP 69 - 76

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.02.003

by Nesrine Rhimi , Mouhiba Ben Nasri-Ayachi , F. Ben Abdallah, from Faculté des Sciences de Sfax, laboratoire d’écologie végétale, Département des Sciences de la vie. Sfax- Tunisie , Laboratoire de Botanique Fondamentale et Appliquée, Faculté des Sciences de Tunis, Tunisie

Abstract: The effects of fluorine and sulphur pollution are studied on three local vine variety trees: Asli, Jerbi and Tounsi. Each growing in the vicinity of a read more...

Keywords: Necrotic halos, bio-indicator, translocation, fluorine external concentration mechanism, calcium, phosphorus


Some Features and Important of Forage kochia (Kochia prostrata (L.) Schrad.) in Natural Areas of Konya

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 2 (2011), PP 65 - 68

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.02.002

by Ramazan Acar, Sukru Dursun from Selcuk University, Agriculture Faculty, Agronomy Department, Campus, 42003 Konya - TURKEY , Selcuk University, Engineering Faculty, Environmental Engineering Department, Campus, Konya - TURKEY

Abstract: Forage kochia is a plant of the more arid, hot and cold regions. Forage kochia naturally growth or is being grown in unsuitable areas (deserts and roc read more...

Keywords: Forage Kochia, Animal Feed, Erosion Prevent, Drough


Indoor Air Quality in Loose Dairy Housing in Spring and the Effects of Gas Emission on Environmental Pollution

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 2 (2011), PP 59 - 64

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.02.001

by Selda UZAL SEYFI , Sukru DURSUN from Department of Farm Structure and Irrigation Selcuk University, Konya, 42003 TURKEY , Department of Environmental Engineering, Selcuk University, Konya, 42003 TURKEY

Abstract: Indoor air quality is one of the important factors for human being and animals in livestock which must be taken consideration with fastidiously. Manur read more...

Keywords: Air quality, ammonia, loose housing, environmental pollution, livestock building, hydrogen sulphide


Optimization and Realization of a Low-Cost Data Logger

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 2 (2011), PP 117 - 122

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.02.009

by DJERROUD Salima, BOUDGHENE STAMBOULI Amine from University of Sciences and Technology of Oran (USTOMB) El M’nouar, 31024, B.P. 1505, Oran, Algeria

Abstract: The need often arises for building a low-cost system for characterizing solar module. The circuit presented in this paper may be classified as a low-c read more...

Keywords: Automatic measure, Amorphous silicon, PV hybrid module, Characterization, Thin film, Electrical performance.


The Management of Wastewater in SME/SMI and the Environmental and Economic Benefit Realized through the Implementation of PREMA and Decision Support Approach 'Case Studies'

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 2 (2011), PP 111 - 116

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.02.008

by Youcef Smaili and Kamel Mouhammedi from UMBB, Boumérdés, Alegria, 35000

Abstract: The industry (SME /SMI) of developing countries must carry out enormous efforts to undertake actions as regards savings in water by lack of organizati read more...

Keywords: Decision support, PREMA method, multi-criteria analysis method, PROMETHE method


Water Management and Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP) for Energy Production in Turkey

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 2 (2011), PP 103 - 110

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.02.007

by Ibrahim Yuksel, Hasan Arman, Gokmen Ceribasi from Sakarya University, Technology Faculty, Department of Civil Engineering, 54187, Sakarya, Turkey , College of Science, Geology Department, United Arab Emirates University, P.O. Box: 17551, Al-Ain, U.A.E.

Abstract: The burning of South-eastern Anatolia Project (GAP) region in Turkey is rich in water for irrigation and hydroelectric power. The Euphrates and Tigris read more...

Keywords: Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP), Hydroelectric, Water Resources, Turkey


Phosphorus-Sorption Characteristics of Calcareous Soils in Arid and Semi Arid Regions

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 1 (2011), PP 53 - 58

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.01.009

by Kholoud Mashal, Mohammed Al-Qinna, Jwan Ibbini from Department of Land Management and Environment, Hashemite university , Zarqa, Jordan

Abstract: Understanding of phosphorus (P) sorption and desorption by soils is important for water quality. The objectives of this study are to: (1) estimate P-s read more...

Keywords: phosphorus, sorption, Freundlich, CEC, desorption


Network Design for End of Life Vehicles Recovery in Countries with Developing Economy

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 1 (2011), PP 5 - 11

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.01.002

by Nermine A. Harraz, Noha Galal from Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, Alexandria, Egypt, 21934 , Alexandria University, Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria, Egypt, 21544 , Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport, Alexandria, Egypt

Abstract: This paper aims at establishing a visible and traceable system for recovering End of Life Vehicles (ELVs) in a sustainable manner. The target is to ce read more...

Keywords: Recovery Network Design, End of Life Vehicles, Sustainability, Goal Programming, Reverse Logistics


Power Quality Event Recognition and Classification Using a WaveletBased Neural Network

SWES, volume-03 , Issue 1 (2011), PP 45 - 52

Published: 09 Dec 2010

DOI: http://doi.org/10.5383/swes.03.01.008

by G. Viskadouros, G. Stavrakakis, and E. Ellinaki from Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece, 73100

Abstract: In the late 20th century has been observed an enormous increase in electronic equipment. These new generations of electronic equipment became progress read more...

Keywords: Keywords: Power Quality, power monitoring and efficiency, power disturbances, PNN, wavelets transform