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Author: Lynn Knight
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: pollution, prevention, guides, programs, pretreatment, municipal
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 1993-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788123823
ISBN-13: 9780788123825

Provides an overview of pollution prevention concepts, presents a way to identify & prioritize industries as candidates for pollution prevention, & outlines a broadly applicable approach to integrating pollution prevention concepts into existing pretreatment programs. Includes pollution prevention summaries on the following industries: automotive-related, commercial printing, fabricated metal products, paint manufacturing, pesticide formulation, photoprocessing, & more. Contains a comprehensive list of pollution prevention resources. 30 charts, tables & graphs.

Author: Jean A. Linney
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: prevention, four, level, guide, useful, assessment, program, community, school, iii, plus, assessing, alcohol, drug, programs
Number of Pages: 468
Published: 1993-12-01
ISBN-10: 0788100858
ISBN-13: 9780788100857

Contains up-to-date tools and techniques for alcohol and other drug prevention planning and implementation. School and community leaders will now be able to assess the soundness and effectiveness of their prevention efforts. Forms and photos.

Author: David Carment
Publisher: United Nations University Press
Keywords: grand, illusion, peace, path, prevention, conflict
Number of Pages: 314
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 9280810812
ISBN-13: 9789280810813

This document looks at all aspects of conflict prevention and contributors reflect on how existing mechanisms and instruments for conflict prevention can be properly evaluated and improved. Conflict Prevention evaluates the institutional record on conflict prevention, identifies current trends in conflict prevention practice, and makes recommendations on improving organizational capacity.The first part of the book looks at what is successful conflict prevention? Conflict prevention can be understood as an important but understated element of statecraft and coercive diplomacy, as the physical p

Author: David T. Allen
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: chemical, refining, processing, problems, industries, handbook, prevention, processes, pollution, solved
Number of Pages: 162
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788114077
ISBN-13: 9780788114076

Covers elements of pollution prevention programs, identifying pollution prevention options for chemical processes, selecting the best pollution prevention options, and pollution prevention case study modules with solved problems. Suitable for use in short courses, training sessions, and as a supplementary text in university-based engineering design courses. 50 charts and tables.

Author: Karol L. Kumpfer Henry O. Whiteside Abraham H. Wan
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: issues, tips, tools, prevention, abuse, readiness, drug, community
Number of Pages: 178
Published: 1998-11-01
ISBN-10: 0788173839
ISBN-13: 9780788173837

Introduces the concept of community readiness for substance abuse prevention programming. Defines community readiness, provides a rationale for assessing a community's readiness prior to the planning or implementation of prevention activities, identifies seven factors for assessing community readiness, and offers strategies for increasing readiness factors found to be deficient. Case study. Intended for use with the handbook "Drug Abuse Prevention: What Works" and "Drug Abuse Prevention and Community Readiness: Training Facilitator's Manual."

Author: Edward J. Roccella
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: blood, pressure, education, program, national, hypertension, group, report, primary, prevention, working
Number of Pages: 64
Published: 1993-02-01
ISBN-10: 0788142267
ISBN-13: 9780788142260

Reviews the rationale for primary prevention of hypertension as a complementary approach to the current hypertension detection & treatment strategies. Examines research on the efficacy of lifestyle modifications & makes recommendations for policy, implementation, & dissemination strategies. Features: two approaches to accomplish primary prevention of hypertension, an examination of 11 interventions for primary prevention (weight control, reduced salt intake, physical activity, reduced alcohol consumption, etc.), & recommendations for a national campaign aimed at primary prevention.

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: prevention, drug, terms, tobacco, alcohol, primer, encyclopedia
Number of Pages: 134
Published: 1995-08
ISBN-10: 0788121367
ISBN-13: 9780788121364

Over 60 terms defined. Provides a brief history of prevention efforts as well as an overview of the issues, principles, & approaches that work best. Topics are listed in alpha order & include: acronyms, AIDS, binge drinking, children of alcoholics, cocaine, evaluation, federal agencies, heroin, Hispanic/Latino, impaired driving, marijuana, media advocacy, older adults, parents & prevention, PCP, prevention, risk factors, social bonding, social marketing, steroids, tobacco, violence, youth participation, etc. Each entry includes a list of references.
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