Accession Number:

ADA526895

Title:

Worldwide Emerging Environmental Issues Affecting the U.S. Military. April 2008 Report

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FEDERATION OF UN ASSOCIATIONS WASHINGTON DC MILLENNIUM PROJECT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

Partial contents Briefings on Environmental Security at NATO Conference, Half of Transported European Hazardous Waste Could Be Illegal, How Much More Elsewhere, Climate Change and Access to Water Addressed as Human Rights, International Alliance of Forest Peoples, Technological Advances with Environmental Security Implications, New Detection and Cleanup Techniques, Chemical Agent Cleanser Developed in Canada, Animal-Robot Team Effective for UXO Clearance, Increasing Energy Efficiency Technologies, All-Electric cars coming from Norway and China with More than Hundred Mile Ranges, New Solar Cell Design Raises Efficiency, New Material for Storing Hydrogen, NanoRadio Offers Low Impact Environmental Monitoring and Communications, Antigenic Maps Help Trace Development of Diseases, Updates on Previously Identified Issues, Chemical Weapons Convention Gets New Boost,African Countries Call for International Ban on Cluster Bombs, Questions on Bisphenol A Risk Raised Again, Climate Change, Scientific Evidences, Food and Water Security, Melting Glaciers and Sea Ice, Computer Modeling, Post-Kyoto Negotiations, Nanotechnology Safety Issues, Reports Suggested for Review, Addressing Security Aspects of Climate Change, Terrorists Could Tap Pharmaceutical Toxins.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control
  • Water Pollution and Control
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE