Environmental Engineering
151. The level of individual participation of community in implementing effective solid waste management policies

A. Brotosusilo; S.H. Nabila; H.A. Negoro; D. Utari

Volume 6, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 341-354

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2020.03.05

Abstract
  It is crucial to achieve effective solid waste management involving not only formal/government agencies, but also individual/informal/voluntary actions in order to create a healthy environment. This study conducted to unveil the factors that increase individuals’ community participation in solid ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
152. Removal of nitrate and phosphate from aqueous solutions by microalgae: An experimental study

M.H. Sayadi; N. Ahmadpour; M. Fallahi Capoorchali; M.R. Rezaei

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 357-364

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2016.02.04.005

Abstract
  The aim of this study was to evaluate the ability of microalgae Spirulina platensis and Chlorella vulgaris to remove nitrate and phosphate in aqueous solutions. Spirulina platensis and Chlorella vulgar is microalgae was collected in 1000 ml of municipal water and KNO3, K2HPO4 was added as sources of ...  Read More

Environmental Management
153. Natural enrichment of chromium and nickel in the soil surrounds the karst watershed

R.D.P. Astuti; A. Mallongi; A.U. Rauf

Volume 7, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, , Pages 383-400

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2021.03.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: As a public concern, monitoring and controlling toxic metals pollution is needed worldwide. Due to the ability of poisonous metals in biomagnification and bioaccumulation, they can cause several adverse impacts on ecological and human health. The study aims to assess chromium ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
154. Predicting waste generation using Bayesian model averaging

M.G. Hoang; T. Fujiwara; S.T. Pham Phu; K.T. Nguyen Thi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 385-402

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2017.03.04.005

Abstract
  A prognosis model has been developed for solid waste generation from households in Hoi An City, a famous tourist city in Viet Nam. Waste sampling, followed by a questionnaire survey, was carried out to gather data. The Bayesian model average method was used to identify factors significantly associated ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
155. Artificial intelligence-based approaches for multi-station modelling of dissolve oxygen in river

G. Elkiran; V. Nourani; S.I. Abba; J. Abdullahi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 439-450

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2018.04.005

Abstract
  ABSTRACT: In this study, adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system, and feed forward neural network as two artificial intelligence-based models along with conventional multiple linear regression model were used to predict the multi-station modelling of dissolve oxygen concentration at the downstream of Mathura ...  Read More

156. Heavy metals loads in soil, farmlands and plant crop at open dumpsite

O.B. Akintan; J.A. Olusola; A.M. Azeez

Volume 5, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 449-460

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2019.04.05

Abstract
  This study aimed to evaluate concentrations of selected heavy metals in the soils of Ilokun dumpsite and adjourning farmlands, and to determine as well levels of heavy metals uptake in various parts of Carica papaya plant collected from the dumpsite. Twenty-two soil samples were collected within the ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
157. 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

158. Stepwise strategic environmental management in marine protected area

A. Padash; S.A. Jozi; S.M.B. Nabavi; B. Dehzad

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 49-60

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2016.01.006

Abstract
  In recent decades, necessity to protect environment has been a serious concern for all people and international communities. In appropriate development of human economic activities, subsistence dependence of the growing world population on nature decreases the natural diversity of ecosystems and habitats ...  Read More

159. Carbon and energy taxes in a small and open country

S. Solaymani

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 51-62

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2017.03.01.006

Abstract
  Malaysia, as a small and developing country, must reduce carbon emissions because the country is one of the top CO2-emitting countries in the ASEAN region. Therefore, the current study implements two environmental tax policies; carbon and energy taxes, in order to examine the impacts of these policies ...  Read More

Environmental Management
160. Risk management in the sphere of state economic security provision using professional liability insurance

O. Faiier; O. Arefieva; I. Miahkykh; N. Babko; S. Kuskova; O. Khloponina-Gnatenko

Volume 5, Special Issue , 2019, , Pages 51-60

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2019.05.SI.06

Abstract
  This study contains a comprehensive scientific analysis of modern problems of risk management in the sphere of state economic security provision using professional liability insurance. The elements of the mechanism for providing economic security are defined, namely: subjects, objects, and instruments ...  Read More

Environmental Management
161. Forecasting of Covid-19 cases based on prediction using artificial neural network curve fitting technique

S.K. Tamang; P.D. Singh; B. Datta

Volume 6, Special Issue (Covid-19) , 2020, , Pages 53-64

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2019.06.SI.06

Abstract
  Artificial neural network is considered one of the most efficient methods in processing huge data sets that can be analyzed computationally to reveal patterns, trends, prediction, forecasting etc. It has a great prospective in engineering as well as in medical applications. The present work employs artificial ...  Read More

Environmental Management
162. Impact of land use change on soil erodibility

F. Taleshian Jeloudar; M. Ghajar Sepanlou; M. Emadi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 59-70

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2018.04.01.006

Abstract
  Vulnerability of soil separates to detachment by water is described as soil erodibility by Universal Soil Loss Equation which can be affected by land use change. In this study it was attempted to quantify the changes of Universal Soil Loss Equation K-factor and its soil driving factors in three land ...  Read More

Environmental Management
163. Dissolved organic matter and its correlation with phytoplankton abundance for monitoring surface water quality

O. H. Cahyonugroho; S. Hariyanto; G. Supriyanto

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2022, , Pages 59-74

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.01.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Dissolved organic matter has a fundamental role in supporting phytoplankton abundance and growth in aquatic environments. However, these organisms produce dissolved organic matter with varied quantities or characteristics depending on the nutrient availability and the species ...  Read More

164. Optimizing the production of Polyphosphate from Acinetobacter towneri

J. Aravind; T. Saranya; P. Kanmani

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 63-70

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2015.01.006

Abstract
  Inorganic polyphosphates (PolyP) are linear polymers of few to several hundred orthophosphate residues, linked by energy-rich phosphoanhydride bonds. Four isolates had been screened from soil sample. By MALDI-TOF analysis, they were identified as Bacillius cereus, Acinetobacter towneri, B. megaterium ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
165. Hydrologic responses of watershed assessment to land cover and climate change using soil and water assessment tool model

R.C.C. Puno; G.R. Puno; B.A.M. Talisay

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 71-82

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2019.01.06

Abstract
  Predicting the impact of land cover and climate change on hydrologic responses using modeling tools are essential in understanding the movement and pattern of hydrologic processes within the watershed. The paper provided potential implications of land conversions and climate change scenarios on the hydrologic ...  Read More

166. Environmental-economic evaluation of sugar cane bagasse gasification power plants versus combined-cycle gas power plants

F. Mohammadi; M.A. Abdoli; M. Amidpour; H. Vahidi; S. Gitipour

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 73-84

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2020.01.06

Abstract
  Approximately 2.4 million tons of bagasse are produced each year in Iran, most of which are currently treated as waste adding to serious environmental concerns. Application of bagasse for energy production is a sustainable solution to supply the required energy within the sugar refineries and export ...  Read More

Environmental Science
167. Evaluation of genotoxic potential induced by marine cage culture

F. Turan; M. Turgut

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, , Pages 79-88

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2021.01.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The eutrophication process is increased by anthropogenic or aquaculture facilities in marine ecosystems. DNA damage biomarkers for fish species detect genotoxic parameters for ecological risk assessment. The aim of the present study was to determine genotoxic potential induced ...  Read More

168. Aboveground to root biomass ratios in pea and vetch after treatment with organic fertilizer

V. Vasileva

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2015, , Pages 145-148

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2015.02.006

Abstract
  Some growth parameters of pea (cv. Pleven 4) and vetch (cv. Obrazets 666) after treatment with organic fertilizer were studied in a field trial carried out at the Institute of Forage Crops, Pleven, Bulgaria. Humustim as organic fertilizer was applied through presowing treatment of seeds, treatment during ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
169. An integrated approach of composting methodologies for solid waste management

K. Kumaresan; R. Balan; A. Sridhar; J. Aravind; P. Kanmani

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 157-162

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2016.02.006

Abstract
  Organic fraction of solid waste, which upon degradation produces foul smell and generates pathogens, if not properly managed. Composting is not a method of waste disposal but it is a method of waste recycling and used for agricultural purposes. An integrated approach of composting methodology was tested ...  Read More

170. Polluting potential of post-Fenton products in landfill leachate treatment

M.R. Sabour; A. Amiri

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 177-186

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2017.03.02.006

Abstract
  Fenton process, as one of the most conventional advanced oxidation processes, is widely used in the treatment of specific wastewaters, especially landfill leachate. In current study, the main target was to evaluate some neglected aspects of Fenton process in operational applications. Thus, three novel ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
171. Application of DEA technique in SWOT analysis of oily sludge management using fuzzy data

H. Borgheipour; Z. Moghaddas; M. Abbassi; N. Abbaszadeh Tehrani

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 183-194

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2018.04.02.006

Abstract
  The proper management of oily sludge from petroleum products storage tanks is necessary because inappropriate methods for dredging of tanks may result in high costs and increased environmental pollution. The purpose of the current study is to rank the strategies outlined by strengths, weaknesses, opportunities ...  Read More

172. Bioprospecting and molecular characterization of laccase producing bacteriafrom industrial contaminated sites

H.K. Patel; P.J. Sharma; R.K. Kalaria

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 203-212

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2019.02.06

Abstract
  Laccases have vast prospective for biotechnological applications due to their outstanding bioremediation potential. These include abundant applications in effluent detoxification, enzymatic conversion of chemical intermediates, wine clarification degradation of textile dyes etc. In the present study, ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
173. Underlying factors behind the low participation rate in electronic waste recycling

R. Siringo; H. Herdiansyah; R.D. Kusumastuti

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 203-214

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2020.02.06

Abstract
  This study aims to understand influential factors for Jakarta’s residents to participate in a formal electronic waste recycling programme. It questions the efficacy of providing facilities to collect electronic waste despite the lack of legislated regulations or policies. Using the goal-framing ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
174. 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 Management
175. Two-dimensional flood model for risk exposure analysis of land use/land cover in a watershed

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

Volume 7, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 225-238

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2021.02.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The study involved developing a two-dimensional flood model to analyze the risk exposure of land use/land cover based on the generated flood hazard maps for the six return period scenarios in the Solana watershed.METHODS: The approach consisted of applying hydrologic and hydraulic ...  Read More