Environmental Management
201. An approach towards effective ecological planning: Quantitative analysis of urban green space characteristics

R. Teimouri; T. Yigitcanlar

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 195-206

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2018.04.02.007

Abstract
  In the best practices, planning of urban green spaces is managed in such a way that it follows the key principles such as meeting per capita standards and providing accessible and balanced distribution of these spaces all across the city. In the context of emerging economy, these principles are unfortunately ...  Read More

Environmental Science
202. Catalytic effect of Fe@Fe2O3 nanowires and Fenton process on carbamazepine removal from aqueous solutions using response surface methodology

M.M. Amin; S. Yousefinejad; M. Dehghani; S. Rahimi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 213-224

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2019.02.07

Abstract
  Carbamazepine is one of the hydrophilic compounds identified in aquatic environments. Due to toxicity and bio-stability of this psychotropic pharmaceutical in the environment and humans, its removal efficiency and mineralization are important. In this study, synthesized Fe@Fe2O3 nanowires were applied ...  Read More

Environmental Management
203. Simulation and prediction of land use and land cover change using GIS, remote sensing and CA-Markov model

H.A. Khawaldah; I. Farhan; N.M. Alzboun

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 215-232

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2020.02.07

Abstract
  This study analyzes the characteristics of land use/land cover change in Jordan’s Irbid governorate, 1984–2018, and predicts future land use/land cover for 2030 and 2050 using a cellular automata-Markov model. The results inform planners and decision makers of past and current spatial dynamics ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
204. 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
205. Cyanide ion oxidation by catalytic effect of nickel ferrites activated carbon composites

C. Y. Feijoo; E. De la Torre; R. Narvaez

Volume 7, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 239-258

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2021.02.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Cyanide is a commonly-used substance in the gold recovery processes due to its high affinity for forming complexes with the precious metal, but inadequate handling and its final arrangement can lead to severe environmental contamination. In this context, this research focuses ...  Read More

206. Biochar impact on physiological and biochemical attributes of Spinach (Spinacia oleracea L.) in nickel contaminated soil

U. Younis; M. Athar; S.A. Malik; M.H. Raza Shah; S. Mahmood

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Summer 2015, , Pages 245-254

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2015.03.007

Abstract
  Disastrous effect of nickel on spinach was discussed by number of authors but the effect of amendments like biochar with nickel on Spinacea oleraceaL. is not still discussed by any author of the world because biochar was used as soil amendments which play a vital role in reducing mobilization and uptake ...  Read More

Environmental Management
207. Monitoring and assessment of a eutrophicated coastal lake using multivariate approaches

U.G. Abhijna

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 275-288

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2016.03.007

Abstract
  Multivariate statistical techniques such as cluster analysis, multidimensional scaling and principal component analysis were applied to evaluate the temporal and spatial variations in water quality data set generated for two years (2008-2010) from six monitoring stations of Veli-Akkulam Lake and compared ...  Read More

Environmental Management
208. Reactive dye extraction utilizing regenerated bleaching earth

M. Shahi; M.R. Sabour; G.A. Dezvareh

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 299-310

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2017.03.03.007

Abstract
  Bentonite bleaching earth is utilized for purifying used motor oil through a recovery process in order to improve the quality and stability of the final product. Indeed, spent bleaching earth is generated due to adsorbing oil impurities. Polluted spent bleaching earth contains 20-40% (w/w) oil and is ...  Read More

209. Environmental problems indicator under environmental modeling toward sustainable development

P. Sutthichaimethee; W. Tanoamchard; P. Sawangwong; P Pachana; N. Witit-Anun

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Autumn 2015, , Pages 325-332

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2015.04.007

Abstract
  This research aims to apply a model to the study and analysis of environmental and natural resource costs created in supply chains of goods and services produced in Thailand, and propose indicators for environmental problem management, caused by goods and services production, based on concepts of sustainable ...  Read More

210. An integrated environmental management approach to industrial site selection by genetic algorithm and fuzzy analytic hierarchy process in geographical information system

M. Ahmadipari; H. Hoveidi; H.R. Jafari; M. Pazoki

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 339-350

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2018.03.007

Abstract
  Environmental planning and management can have positive effects on development of some land uses including industrial areas that have a major effect on economic, social and environmental conditions. Considering the most important problems associated with modeling, the fundamental methods and functions ...  Read More

211. Assessment of Guinea Savanna River system to evaluate water quality and water monitoring networks

G.A. Aliyu; N.R.B. Jamil; M.B. Adam; Z. Zulkeflee

Volume 5, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 345-356

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2019.03.07

Abstract
  The analysis of changes in water quality in a monitoring network system is important because the sources of pollution vary in time and space. This study utilized analysis of the water quality index calculation, hierarchical cluster analysis, and mapping. This was achieved by assessing the water quality ...  Read More

Environmental Science
212. Susceptibility of Sardinella lemuru to emerging marine microplastic pollution

J.D.H. Palermo; K.L. Labrador; J.D. Follante; A.B. Agmata; M.J.R. Pante; R.N. Rollon; L.T. David

Volume 6, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 373-384

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2020.03.07

Abstract
  Marine microplastics are emerging pollutants that impact across levels of marine food chain at a global scale. Its presence was determined on Sardinella lemuru, a commercial pelagic fish that are harvested generally in the Northern Mindanao, consumed locally, and exported worldwide as bottled or canned ...  Read More

213. Integrated environmental management model of air pollution control by hybrid model of DPSIR and FAHP

M.J. Mohammadizadeh; A.R. Karbassi; Gh.R. Nabi Bidhendi; M. Abbaspour

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 381-388

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2016.02.04.007

Abstract
  The aim of this study is to evaluate the obstacles due to a DPSIR model combined with fuzzy analytic hierarchy process technique. Hence, to prioritize the responses regarding the driving forces, pressures, states and impacts, the hierarchy of the model is established. Evaluations and prioritization of ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
214. Factors affecting the rural domestic waste generation

A.R. Darban Astane; M. Hajilo

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 417-426

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2017.03.04.007

Abstract
  The current study was carried out to evaluate the quantity and quality of rural domestic waste generation and to identify the factors affecting it in rural areas of Khodabandeh county in Zanjan Province, Iran. Waste samplings consisted of 318 rural households in 11 villages. In order to evaluate the ...  Read More

Environmental Management
215. Remediation technologies for oil contaminated soil

M. Mambwe; K. K. Kalebaila; T. Johnson

Volume 7, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, , Pages 419-438

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2021.3.07

Abstract
  Crude oil continues to impact many nations as it is among the major sources of fuel.  Its role in making life in modern societies comfortable cannot be overemphasized as it is readily available and easy to use. Contamination resulting from its use in industries such as mining, transportation and ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
216. Species distribution modelling of invasive alien species; Pterois miles for current distribution and future suitable habitats

C. Turan

Volume 6, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, , Pages 429-440

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2020.04.01

Abstract
  The present study aims to predict the potential geographic distribution and future expansion of invasive alien lionfish (Pterois miles) with ecological niche modelling along the Mediterranean Sea. The primary data consisted of occurrence points of P. miles in the Mediterranean and marine climatic data ...  Read More

217. Economic assessment of renewable power generation based on wind speed and solar radiation in urban regions

Y. Kassem; H. Gökçekuş; H. Çamur

Volume 4, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 465-482

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2018.04.007

Abstract
  Economic evaluation of 12 MW grid-connected wind farms and PV power plants in two regions in Northern Cyprus for electricity generation was investigated. The wind speed, sunshine duration, and solar global radiation characteristics were analyzed using monthly data collected over 17 years (2000-2016) ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
218. Future climate change impact on hydrological regime of river basin using SWAT model

V. Anand; B. Oinam

Volume 5, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 471-484

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2019.04.07

Abstract
  Hydrological components in a river basin can get adversely affected by climate change in coming future. Manipur River basin lies in the extreme northeast region of India nestled in the lesser Himalayan ranges and it is under severe pressure from anthropogenic and natural factors. Basin is un-gauged as ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
219. 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 Science
220. Seasonal variations of microbial community in a full scale oil field produced water treatment plant

Q. Xie; S. Bai; Y. Li; L. Liu; S. Wang; J. Xi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 69-78

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2016.01.008

Abstract
  This study investigated the microbial community in a full scale anaerobic baffled reactor and sequencing batch reactor system for oil-produced water treatment in summer and winter. The community structures of fungi and bacteria were analyzed through polymerase chain reaction–denaturing gradient ...  Read More

Environmental Management
221. Accident rates in Poland’s foodstuff industry from the perspective of occupational safety management in the European Union

A. Zielińska; W. Bajdur

Volume 5, Special Issue , 2019, , Pages 72-77

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2019.05.SI.08

Abstract
  The issue of accidents at work and accident prevention have a significant impact regarding safety, health protection and work environment management for the European Union. Work conditions need to be improved in Poland. Solving this collective issue caused by humanitarian as well as economic considerations ...  Read More

222. Sensitivity analysis of parameters affecting carbon footprint of fossil fuel power plants based on life cycle assessment scenarios

F. Dalir; M. Shafiepour Motlagh; K. Ashrafi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, , Pages 75-88

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2017.03.01.008

Abstract
  In this study a pseudo comprehensive carbon footprint model for fossil fuel power plants is presented. Parameters which their effects are considered in this study include: plant type, fuel type, fuel transmission type, internal consumption of the plant, degradation, site ambient condition, transmission ...  Read More

223. In vitro investigating of anticancer activity of focuxanthin from marine brown seaweed species

M. Karkhane Yousefi; M. Seyed Hashtroudi; A. Mashinchian Moradi; A.R. Ghasempour

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2018, , Pages 81-90

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2018.04.01.008

Abstract
  Breast cancer is the most common cancer type among women all over the world. Chemotherapy is the use of anticancer medicines for treating cancer but it has many side effects and cells may become resistant to these chemical medicines. Therefore, finding new compounds of natural origin could be a promising ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
224. 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

225. Chemical and ecological control methods for Epitrix spp.

A.G.S. Cuthbertson

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 95-97

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/gjesm.2015.01.008

Abstract
  Very little information exists in regards to the control options available for potato flea beetles, Epitrix spp. This short review covers both chemical and ecological options currently available for control of Epitrix spp. Synthetic pyrethroids are the weapon of choice for the beetles. However, the impetus ...  Read More