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The cost of environmental degradation

Lelia Croitoru

The cost of environmental degradation

case studies from the Middle East and North Africa

by Lelia Croitoru

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLelia Croitoru and Maria Sarraf
ContributionsSarraf, Maria
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE160.M628 C76 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24579652M
ISBN 109780821383186, 9780821383964
LC Control Number2010010933

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The Handbook's broad scope introduces the reader to the effects of environmental degradation on a wide range of materials, including metals, plastics, concrete,wood and textiles For each type of material, the book describes the kind of degradation that effects it and how best to protect it Case Studies show how organizations from small. - Explore Steve Rasnic Tem's board "Environmental Degradation", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Environmental degradation, Pollution, Environment pins.

Findings – The damage cost of environmental degradation in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) in is estimated at US$ 9 billion per year, or ‐ per cent of GDP, with a . Get this from a library! The cost of environmental degradation: case studies from the Middle East and North Africa. [Lelia Croitoru; Maria Sarraf;] -- How much is a cleaner environment worth? For policy makers, that question goes largely unanswered. It's not that the environment is seen as unimportant. It's simply much easier to compare the costs.


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Uniquely, the book dedicates a case study to value the costs of environmental degradation resulting from an oil spill and demolition waste in times of : $ This book brings together the best case studies of the Cost of Environmental Degradation undertaken in the Middle East and North Africa region and summarizes the major policy impacts at the national and regional case studies evaluate in monetary terms the annual damages caused by economic activities to natural resources and.

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This book brings together the best case studies of the Cost of Environmental Degradation undertaken in the Middle East and North Africa region and summarizes the. The Cost of Environmental Degradation: Case Studies from the Middle East and North Africa Book January with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Maria Sarraf.

John F. Shroder, in Natural Resources in Afghanistan, Environmental degradation in Afghanistan has already been rampant in the country for a very long time but modern recognition of the problem by the scientific community and independent watchdog groups has given us recognition of most of the chief problems.

Water contamination and diminution from human-caused, as well as natural. Environmental degradation is costly, to individuals, to societies, and to the environment.

This book, edited by Lelia Croitoru and Maria Sarraf, makes these costs clear by examining a number of studies carried out over the past few years by the World. Environmental degradation is of many types and have many consequences. apply the cost of illness approach and S huval The book discusses the background to this issue and the measures to be.

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Chongqing. The total value of land degradation surpasses the GDP in of all countries in SSA. Figure shows that SSA accounted for about 26 % of the cost of land degradation—underscoring the severity of land degradation in the region. Accordingly, the cost of land degradation is about 7 % of SSA’s GDP—the highest level in the by: Environmental degradation is costly—to individuals, to societies and to the environment.

This paper makes these costs clear in the context of Morocco, a country marked by rapid economic development and urbanization.

Although Morocco has made impressive efforts to strengthen its policies and strategies to protect its environment and natural resources, environmental degradation is still an issue. The Handbook of Environmental Degradation of Materials explains how to measure, analyse, and control environmental degradation for a wide range of industrial materials including metals, polymers, ceramics, concrete, wood and textiles exposed to environmental factors such as weather, seawater, and fire.

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Environmental degradation, to a large scale, is the result of market failure, namely the non-existent or poorly functioning markets for environmental goods and services.

In this unique situation, environmental degradation is a specific instance of utilization or generation externalities reflected by uniqueness amongst private and social.

Abstract Environmental degradation is costly, to individuals, to societies, and to the environment. This book, edited by Lelia Croitoru and Maria Sarraf, makes these costs clear by examining a number of studies carried out over the past few years by the World Bank's Middle East and North Africa region.

Reduction defines environmental degradation as “the reduction of the capacity of the environment to meet social and ecological objectives, and needs”.

Some forms of environmental degradation may include; deforestation, pollution (air, water, and noise), soil erosion, etc. Environmental degradation is the deterioration of the environment through depletion of resources such as air, water and soil; the destruction of ecosystems; habitat destruction; the extinction of wildlife; and is defined as any change or disturbance to the environment perceived to be deleterious or undesirable.

As indicated by the I=PAT equation, environmental impact (I) or. to protect its environment and natural resources, environmental degradation is still an issue.

Using the most updated methodology and data sources, the paper estimates that environmental degradation costs on Moroccan imposed society of about US$ billion, or percent of the country’s GDP in This book brings together the best case studies of valuing the Cost of Environmental Degradation in several Middle East and North African countries and summarizes their.

Pollution and environmental degradation caused by human economic activities have been the research interest in the last few decades.

Serious environmental problems like acid rain, global warming, ozone deplection and contamination of air and water are complicated and difficult. Achieving economic development is vital to a country. But what if it comes at the cost of environmental degradation?

Many scholars mostly adopt Costanza's method in the evaluation of ecosystem service function. However, the evaluation of ecosystem service function is static and not spatial, which is not intuitive enough. In this paper, the cost accounting of environmental degradation using the pollution loss method is summarized.STEP 5: PESTEL/ PEST Analysis of Environmental Degradation Case Solution: Pest analyses is a widely used tool to analyze the Political, Economic, Socio-cultural, Technological, Environmental and legal situations which can provide great and new opportunities to the company as well as these factors can also threat the company, to be dangerous in future.