Accession Number:

ADA526704

Title:

Worldwide Emerging Environmental Issues Affecting the U.S. Military. June 2009

Descriptive Note:

Journal

Corporate Author:

WORLD FEDERATION OF UN ASSOCIATIONS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

This report comprises the summary and analysis of environmental issues affecting the U.S. military. Some of the topics include UN environmental mediation program, international standards on the treatment of the environment in war, EU-US joint energy efficiency standards for office equipment, biowaste treatment, technology advances with environmental security implications, marine environmental protection, human health, health hazards, water and food security, sea ice, rising sea levels, melting glaciers and sea ice,

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control
  • Water Pollution and Control
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE