Table of Contents

Front Matter.
Part 1. The Concept of Sustainable Development and its Practical Implications / Slobodan Perdan.
Measuring Sustainable Development: An Overview / Slobodan Perdan, Adisa Azapagic.
Assessing Environmental Sustainability: Life Cycle Thinking and Life Cycle Assessment / Adisa Azapagic.
Part 2. Translating the Principles of Sustainable Development into Business Practice: An Application in the Mining and Minerals Sector / Adisa Azapagic, Slobodan Perdan.
Climate Change and Policy: The Case of Germany / Wolfram Krewitt, Hans Müller-Steinhagen.
Sustainability Assessment of Biofuels / Adisa Azapagic, Heinz Stichnothe.
Scenario Building and Uncertainties: Options for Energy Sources / Richard Darton.
Fuel Cells in Stationary Applications: Energy for the Future? / Martin Pehnt.
Sustainability of Nuclear Power / Adisa Azapagic, Slobodan Perdan.
Municipal Solid Waste Management: Recovering Energy from Waste / Adisa Azapagic.
Sustainability Issues in Food Provisioning Systems / Adisa Azapagic, Heinz Stichnothe, Namy Espinoza-Orias.
Providing Sustainable Sanitation / Richard Fenner, Amparo Flores.
Sustainable Process Design: The Case of Vinyl Chloride Monomer (VCM) / Adisa Azapagic.
Urban Sustainability: The Case of Transport / Slobodan Perdan, Adisa Azapagic.
Aviation and its Response to Environmental Pressure / Alice Bows, Kevin Anderson.
Health Impact Assessment of Urban Pollution / Zaid Chalabi, Tony Fletcher.
Social and Ethical Dimensions of Sustainable Development: Mining in Kakadu National Park / Slobodan Perdan.