Environmental Engineering
1. Water resources carrying capacity before and after volcanic eruption

M. Dede; S.B. Wibowo; Y. Prasetyo; I.W. Nurani; P.B. Setyowati; S. Sunardi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 January 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.04.01

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Water resources carrying capacity is dynamic and can be influenced by catastrophic volcanic eruptions. The eruption of Mount Merapi in 2010 changed the landscape and community livelihoods due to the redistribution of a large volume of volcanic materials. This study aims to ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
2. Enhancement of convolutional neural network for urban environment parking space classification

S. Rahman; M. Ramli; F. Arnia; R. Muharar; M. Ikhwan; S. Munzir

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2022, , Pages 315-326

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.03.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The increase in the number of vehicles has several negative impacts, including traffic congestion, air pollution, noise levels, and the availability of parking spaces. Drivers looking for parking spaces can cause traffic jams and air pollution. The solution offered at this ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
3. Solid medical waste management practices and awareness in COVID-19 screening stations

S.E. Alzghoul; O.A. Smadi; T. Almomani; M.B. Alzghoul; O.M. Al-Bataineh

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2022, , Pages 327-338

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.03.03

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES:During the Coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic, an effective and efficient medical waste management plan is required to prevent disease transmission from the Coronavirus disease 2019 viral solid wastes. Screening stations are critical locations where solid Coronavirus disease ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
4. Flood hazard simulation and mapping using digital elevation models with different resolutions

G.R. Puno; R.C.C. Puno; I.V. Maghuyop

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2022, , Pages 339-352

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.03.04

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Fine topographic information is a key input parameter for a detailed flood simulation and mapping. This study aimed to compare the accuracy statistics of the flood models developed using the digital elevation datasets with different resolutions from the light detection and ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
5. Fuzzy entropy type II method for optimizing clean and renewable solar energy

M. Ramli; M. Mardlijah; M. Ikhwan; K. Umam

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2022, , Pages 389-402

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.03.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: A solar panel is a device that converts solar rays into electricity. It is a step to reduce emissions from fossil energy, which is to replace it with renewable energy. It requires a control system to ensure that the position of the solar panel is always perpendicular to the ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
6. Immobilization of resin photocatalyst in removal of soluble effluent organic matter and potential for disinfection by-products

E.N. Hidayah; R.B. Pachwarya; O.H. Cahyonugroho

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2022, , Pages 437-448

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.03.10

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The existence of organic matter is one of the main issues for wastewater reclamation since chlorination is applied most frequently before use wastewater reclamation for many purposes. One of the eco-friendly and effective methods is using innovative material through resin immobilized ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
7. Hydro-mechanical behavior of two clayey soils in presence of household waste leachates

H. F. Yonli; B. François; D. Y.K. Toguyeni; A. Pantet

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2022, , Pages 169-182

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.02.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVESIn landfills, containment is provided by natural or artificial clayey materials known for their low permeability and for their pollutant retention capacity. However, the properties of these media are modified by leachates, whose migration they are supposed to limit. This study ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
8. Community empowerment of waste management in the urban environment: More attention on waste issues through formal and informal educations

A. Brotosusilo; D. Utari; H. A. Negoro; A. Firdaus; R. A. Velentina

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2022, , Pages 209-224

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.02.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Indonesia's economic growth is estimated to be driven by high levels of consumption which lead to large amounts of waste. Education is required to raise environmental awareness among the population as it is one of the ways to overcome the waste issue, especially in ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
9. Laboratory analysis to determine the accurate characteristics of urban food waste

A. Charkhestani; D. Yousefi Kebria

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2022, , Pages 225-236

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.02.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Although the characteristics food waste have been well studied, some of the problems associated with result reporting have not been addressed. The related data are usually reported by referring to the global statistics, using the empirical models, and performing the laboratory ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
10. A basis water quality monitoring plan for rehabilitation and protection

M. D. Enriquez; R. M. Tanhueco

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2022, , Pages 237-250

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.02.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Safeguarding water resources became a major concern in many parts of the world as it aims to provide safe and healthy water for humans. Water quality monitoring is a popular tool in ensuring water quality is safe and within the allowable limits and standards for the health ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
11. Impact of road infrastructure equipment on the environment and surroundings

N. Robinah; A. Safiki; O. Thomas; B. Annette

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2022, , Pages 251-264

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.02.08

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The effect of infrastructure equipment is taking a toll on the health and economic well-being of residents all around the world. This is mainly because it contributes to ambient air pollution, noise, and vibration in the surroundings.  The study aimed at analyzing the ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
12. Dispersion modelling of particulate matter concentrations of sand product plants in a mineral complex

Y. Zehtab Yazdi; N. Mansouri; F. Atabi; H. Aghamohammadi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2022, , Pages 265-280

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.02.09

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Sand and gravel product plants are among the significant sources of dust pollutants. This study was conducted to estimate dust concentrations released from these plants in a mineral complex in the southwest of Tehran.METHODS: Initially, the amount of silt and moisture content ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
13. Editorial

J. Nouri

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2022, , Pages 1-3

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.01.00

Abstract
  Global Journal of Environmental Science and Management (GJESM) is an open access quarterly Publication. The title welcomes original, review, novel and high-impact contributions from the related Environmental science, engineering and management issues. The GJESM Journal ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
14. Distribution of energy in propagation for ocean extreme wave generation in hydrodynamics laboratory

D. Fadhiliani; M. Ikhwan; M. Ramli; S. Rizal; M. Syafwan

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2022, , Pages 17-26

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.01.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The hydrodynamic uncertainty of the ocean is the reason for testing marine structures as an initial consideration. This uncertainty has an impact on the natural structure of the topography as well as marine habitats. In the hydrodynamics laboratory, ships and offshore structures ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
15. Forecasting particulate matter concentration using nonlinear autoregression with exogenous input model

M.I. Rumaling; F.P. Chee; H.W.J. Chang; C.M. Payus; S.K. Kong; J. Dayou; J. Sentian

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2022, , Pages 27-44

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.01.03

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Air quality in some developing countries is dominated by particulate matter, especially those with size 10 micrometers and smaller or PM10. They can be inhaled and sometimes can get deep into lungs; some may even get into bloodstream and cause serious health problems. Therefore, ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
16. Environmental awareness factor of used cell phones

N. Wibowo; R. Nurcahyo; D.S. Gabriel

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2022, , Pages 87-100

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.01.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Electronic equipment production is one of the major industrial sectors in Indonesia, as it also contributes to Indonesia’s export commodities, which increase because of rapid technological developments. Cell phones, which have considerable potential to become electronic ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
17. Effectiveness of natural coagulants in water and wastewater treatment

S. Nimesha; C. Hewawasam; D. J. Jayasanka; Y. Murakami; N. Araki; N. Maharjan

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2022, , Pages 101-116

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.01.08

Abstract
  Natural waterways are contaminated due to industrialization, urbanization, population growth etc., degrading their quality. Contaminated waterways cause numerous health and environmental hazards. Therefore, it is imperative to remove contaminants. Coagulation is one of the efficient primary chemical ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
18. Converting the cigarette butts into valuable products using the pyrolysis process

M. Hazbehiean; N. Mokhtarian; A. Hallajisani

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2022, , Pages 133-150

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2022.01.10

Abstract
  More than 5.5 trillion cigarettes are manufactured, and approximately 4.5 trillion cigarette butts are being scattered across the globe per year. These cigarette butts are considered as one of the most hazardous wastes and environmental threats in the world. Thermochemical techniques can be used to turn ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
19. Application of amorphous zirconium (hydr)oxide/MgFe layered double hydroxides composite in fixed-bed column for phosphate removal from water

A. Nuryadin; T. Imai

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 485-502

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2021.04.01

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Fixed-bed column has been considered an industrially feasible technique for phosphate removal from water. Besides the adsorption capacity, the effectiveness of an adsorbent is also determined by its reusability efficiency. In this study, phosphate removal by a synthesized amorphous ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
20. Estimation and mapping of the contribution of nitric acid to atmospheric corrosion of zinc

J. O. Castillo-Miranda; F. J. Rodríguez-Gómez; J. Genescá-Llongueras; L. G. Ruiz-Suárez; J. A. García-Reynoso

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 523-542

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2021.04.03

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Atmospheric zinc corrosion in the Mexico City Metropolitan area has long been attributed mainly to the effect of pollutants such as sulfur dipxide. There are changes in the urban atmosphere's chemical composition due to the implementation of air quality policies focused on ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
21. Simulation and analysis of marine hydrodynamics based on the El Niño scenario

M. Ikhwan; R. Wafdan; Y. Haditiar; M. Ramli; Z. A. Muchlisin; S. Rizal

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 543-554

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2021.04.04

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: El Niño - Southern Oscillation is known to affect the marine and terrestrial environment in Southeast Asia, Australia, northern South America, and southern Africa. There has been much research showing that the effects of El Niño - Southern Oscillation are extensive. ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
22. Pre-sowing treatment of vetch hairy seeds, viсia villosa using ultraviolet irradiation

A. Semenov; T. Sakhno; O. Hordieieva; Y. Sakhno

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 555-564

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2021.04.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Aiming to increase crop yield the antimicrobial/bacterial or fungicidal pre-sowing seed treatment received more attention in modern agronomy. Ultraviolet-C irradiation of pre-sowing seeds is an environmentally friendly method that became of great importance in recent years. ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
23. Analysis of legislative acts in water management

J. Nesiba; R. Cuhlova

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 587-598

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2021.04.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: This paper focuses on the development of Czech laws of water resource protection. The presented research examines the statistical data of the number and type of legislative acts concerning to water protection issued in the Czech Republic during the period 1990-2019. Several ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
24. Resident-based learning model for sustainable resident participation in municipal solid waste management program

A. Ghazali; J. H. Tjakraatmadja; . Sunarti; E.Y.D. Pratiwi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 599-624

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2021.04.08

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Encouraging resident participation in the Municipal Solid Waste Management system still becomes a challenge for cities in developing countries. Previous studies showed that existing education strategies ineffective and insufficient to change resident behavior sustainably. Therefore, ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
25. Characteristics and combustion kinetics of fuel pellets composed of waste of polyethylene terephthalate and biomass

K. Manatura; U. Samaksaman

Volume 7, Issue 4 , Autumn 2021, , Pages 625-642

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2021.04.09

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The needs of fuel pellets from varied feed stocks have opened up opportunities and challenges for pellets production from non-woody biomass. Wastes of plastic recycling and wood sawing contained a high potential for energy source and suited for pelletizing as a solid fuel. METHODS: ...  Read More