176. An integrated approach of composting methodologies for solid waste management

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

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 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

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

M.R. Sabour; A. Amiri

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 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

178. 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 , April 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

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

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

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 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

180. Underlying factors behind the low participation rate in electronic waste recycling

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

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 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 Management
181. 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 , April 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
182. 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 , April 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

183. Equilibrium and kinetic study on chromium (VI) removal from simulated waste water using gooseberry seeds as a novel biosorbent

J. Aravind; G. Sudha;; P. Kanmani; A.J. Devisri; S. Dhivyalakshmi; M. Raghavprasad

Volume 1, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 233-244

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2015.03.006

Abstract
  Gooseberry seed (Phyllanthus acidus) was used as an adsorbent to determine its feasibility for the removal of Cr(VI). Various parameters such as pH, temperature, contact time, initial metal concentration and adsorbent dosage were investigated to determine the biosorption performance. Equilibrium was ...  Read More

184. Source apportionment of the sediments entering dam using lithological and mineralogical studies

S. Afshar; B. Saghafian; H.R. Vosoughifar

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2016, , Pages 265-274

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2016.03.006

Abstract
  The present study was carried out to determine the possible origins of sediments entering Taleghan Dam in northern part of Iran, in order to avoid further sedimentation and helping in extension of the useful life of the proposed dam. This was performed by XRD analysis. To do so, first of all, sediment ...  Read More

Environmental Management
185. Pesticide pollution status in cocoa plantation soil

E. Atuanya; W. Aborisade

Volume 3, Issue 3 , September 2017, , Pages 287-298

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2017.03.03.006

Abstract
  Management of cocoa plantation field relied on the use of pesticides over the years; hence, the fate of such chemicals is one of the most debated issues among the stakeholders. Young and old cocoa plantation fields from 4 major cocoa producing States in Nigeria were selected as the study area. Eight ...  Read More

186. A comparative study for air pollution tolerance index of some terrestrial plant species

R.N. Lohe; B. Tyagi; V. Singh; P. Tyagi; D.R. Khanna; R. Bhutiani

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 315-324

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2015.04.006

Abstract
  Although water and land pollution are very dangerous, air pollution has its own peculiarities due to its transboundary dispersion of pollutants over the entire world. In any well planned urban set up, industrial pollution takes a back seat and vehicular emissions take precedence as the major cause of ...  Read More

187. Nickel removal from electroplating industry wastewater: A bamboo activated carbon

D. Sivakumar; J. Nouri; T.M. Modhini; K. Deepalakshmi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 325-338

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2018.03.006

Abstract
  Water is prime requirement for surviving of any living beings.  The existence of surface water and groundwater sources are used for domestic, agriculture and industrial purposes in all over the world. Fresh water from both the water sources is highly contaminated in recent years because of rapid ...  Read More

188. Pollutant removal by Canna Generalis in tropical constructed wetlands for domestic wastewater treatment

H.D. Tran; H.M.T. Vi; H.T.T. Dang; R.M. Narbaitz

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 331-344

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2019.03.06

Abstract
  Constructed wetlands have not been commonly used in Vietnam due to the lack of information in the selection of proper types of constructed wetlands, type of reeds, design parameters and performance efficiency, in tropical climates. This paper focuses on Canna generalis, which is a common reed and easy ...  Read More

189. Estimation level of public welfare on the basis of methods of intellectual analysis

S. Kozlovskyi; L. Nikolenko; O. Peresada; O. Pokhyliuk; O. Yatchuk; N. Bolgarova; O. Kulhanik

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 355-372

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2020.03.06

Abstract
  In the context of globalization of economic development processes, the issue of determining the level of public welfare of economic agents is particularly burning. The object of ehis study is the process of assessing welfare of the economic entities system. The subject of the study is the instrumental ...  Read More

Environmental Management
190. Desertification risk assessment and management program

M. Akbari; M. Ownegh; H.R. Asgari; A. Sadoddin; H. Khosravi

Volume 2, Issue 4 , December 2016, , Pages 365-380

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2016.02.04.006

Abstract
  Risk assessment provides the possibility of planning and management to prevent and reduce the risk of desertification. The present study is aimed to assess the hazard and risk of desertification and to develop management programs in the semi-arid western regions of Golestan Province in Iran. Desertification ...  Read More

Environmental Science
191. Connectivity of vegetation diversity, carbon stock, and peat depth in peatland ecosystems

R. Garsetiasih; N.M. Heriyanto; W.C. Adinugroho; H. Gunawan; I W.S. Dharmawan; R. Sawitri; I. Yeny; N. Mindawati; . Denny

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 369-388

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.03.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Peat swamp forest ecosystems are fragile ecosystems with different peat depths according to the level of peat formation. Moreover, a peat swamp forest can have diverse vegetation and high carbon stocks. Thus, caution should be taken in the sustainable management of a peat swamp ...  Read More

Environmental Management
192. Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria in promoting sustainable agriculture

V. Dhayalan; K. Sudalaimuthu

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 401-418

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2021.03.06

Abstract
  Rapid human population growth and its consequences of food shortage become a significant concern in recent decades across the world. The untold reasons behind this food shortage were industrialization, urbanization, modern civilization, etc., where the agricultural land has been deployed. With the decreasing ...  Read More

Environmental Science
193. Optimization of the catalytic ozonation process using copper oxide nanoparticles for the removal of benzene from aqueous solutions

L. Mohammadi; E. Bazrafshan; M. Noroozifar; A.R. Ansari-Moghaddama; A.R. Khazaei Feizabad; A.H. Mahvi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 403-416

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2017.03.04.006

Abstract
  The current study aimed to examine the overall feasibility of the use of copper oxide nanoparticles (CuO-NPs) as a catalyst in ozonation process for the removal of benzene from aqueous solutions under experimental conditions. This experimental study was conducted on a laboratory scale reactor in a semi-batch ...  Read More

Environmental Management
194. Physicochemical characteristics and trophic state evaluation of post glacial mountain lake using multivariate analysis

S. Nayek; S. Gupta; K.K. Pobi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 451-464

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2018.04.006

Abstract
  The current study deals with the physicochemical characterization, temporal variability and trophic state evaluation of a post glacial mountain lake in eastern Himalaya during the period of 2014-2016. Notable seasonal variations are recorded for physicochemical parameters of lake water. The values for ...  Read More

195. Treatment of small scale gold mining wastewater using pilot-scale sedimentation and Cocopeat filter bed system

J. Samaniego; M.A.N. Tanchuling

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 461-470

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2019.04.06

Abstract
  The use of amalgamation process to recover gold from mined ores by the small-scale gold miners in the Philippines and other developing countries produces and dispose of untreated wastewater to the receiving water bodies. In this study, a field-scale filter bed system was constructed to treat heavy metal ...  Read More

Environmental Management
196. Panel data regression approach on inclusive green growth

E. Juniardi; S. Amar; H. Aimon

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 533-544

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.04.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: This study is investigated on endogenous variables inclusive of green growth by developing the concept of inclusive green growth in Indonesia. The objective of the current study was to describe the conditions of inclusive green development in each province in Indonesia, which ...  Read More

Environmental Management
197. Mitigation of environmental impacts in ornamental rock and limestone aggregate quarries in arid and semi-arid areas

M.A. Peñaranda Barba; V. Alarcón Martínez; I. Gómez Lucas; J. Navarro Pedreño

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2021, , Pages 565-586

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2021.04.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Open-pit mining is an important activity to obtain mineral resources that supply society with raw materials to improve people's quality of life. However, this extractive activity causes negative environmental impacts and, it is therefore necessary to identify and evaluate these ...  Read More

198. Optimization of chromium(VI) biosorption using gooseberry seeds by response surface methodology

J. Aravind; P. Kanmani; G. Sudha; R. Balan

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 61-68

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2016.01.007

Abstract
  The current investigation presents the role of gooseberry (Phyllanthus acidus) seeds as an effective biosorbent for remediating chromium (VI)), a toxic heavy metal pollutant commonly found in effluents from tanneries and relevant industries. Biosorption was affected by pH, temperature and initial metal ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
199. Strategic guidelines on the development of renewable energy sources

O.А. Mykoliuk; V.М. Bobrovnyk

Volume 5, Special Issue , 2019, , Pages 61-71

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2019.05.SI.07

Abstract
  The study highlights the importance to develop the national economy through assuring energy security. The study aims to analyze how to develop renewable energy sources, determine the main priorities of Ukraine’s national security policy and discover novel ways of assuring energy security due to ...  Read More

Environmental Science
200. Leaf size indices and structure of the peat swamp forest

L.G. Aribal; J.G. Bonggay; E.S. Fernando

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 63-74

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2017.03.01.007

Abstract
  Leaf size indices of the tree species in the peatland of Agusan del Sur in Mindanao in Philippines was examined to deduce the variation of forest structure and observed forest zonation.  Using raunkiaer and webb’s leaf size classification, the leaf morphometrics of seven tree species consistently ...  Read More