Cantitate/Preț
Produs

Sustainable Materials Without the Hot Air: Making Buildings, Vehicles and Products Efficiently and with Less New Material (Without the Hot Air)

De (autor) ,
Notă GoodReads:
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – October 2015

Materials, transformed from natural resources into the buildings, equipment, vehicles and goods that underpin our remarkable lifestyle, are made with amazing efficiency. But our growing demand is not sustainable. This optimistic and richly-informed book evaluates all the options and explains how we can greatly reduce the amount of material demanded and used in manufacturing, while still meeting everyone's needs.

Bill Gates named the first edition of this book as one of the best books he'd read in 2015, saying: "An excellent book ... the message is clear and convincing: We can’t go on using materials the way we have been for the past 150 years, but fortunately, we don’t have to. We can meet the world’s growing need for the stuff of modern life, avoid the worst effects of climate change, and preserve the environment for future generations."

"Instead of the usual ya-boo about sustainability, this is a pragmtic guide to getting more value from less stuff. Researched with long-term co-operation from industry, it emphasizes facts and evidence but is aimed at a popular readership." - BBC News Magazine

"A valuable, impartial expert source in an important debate." - Boing Boing

For more reviews, see the first edition: Sustainable Materials - with both eyes open

Citește tot Restrânge

Din seria Without the Hot Air

Preț: 13829 lei

Preț vechi: 17285 lei
-20%

Puncte Express: 207

Preț estimativ în valută:
2780 3135$ 2447£

Carte disponibilă

Livrare economică 01-12 martie
Livrare express 22-26 februarie pentru 2323 lei

Preluare comenzi: 021 569.72.76

Specificații

ISBN-13: 9781906860301
ISBN-10: 1906860300
Pagini: 416
Ilustrații: IN FULL COLOUR
Dimensiuni: 193 x 221 x 23 mm
Greutate: 1.09 kg
Ediția: Second Edition,
Editura: Uit Cambridge Ltd.
Seriile Without the Hot Air , Gates Notes - Cărți recomandate de Bill Gates