Suggested Resources Topic: Transportation Industries & the Environment

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Suggested Resources
Topic: Transportation Industries & the Environment
Journal Articles from Environment Studies and Policy Collection
To access the following articles online, go to the St. Roch Library web page – select Online
Databases – Library e-Resources – Subject Specific – Environment & Geography Environment Studies and Policy Collection.
On the home page of the database, click on the yellow “Advanced Search” tab on top of the
page – select “Document Title” from the first drop-down menu – enter in the search box the
following article titles – click on the Search button.
"Civil aviation faces green challenge." Nature 448.7150 (2007): 120+. Environmental Studies
and Policy Collection. Web. 22 Mar. 2011.
"Major Environmental Organizations Release Two Studies Demonstrating Automobile
Industry Is Major Source of Toxic Mercury Pollution." PR Newswire 22 Jan. 2001:
4548. Environmental Studies and Policy Collection. Web. 22 Mar. 2011.
Schafer, Andreas, et al. "The other climate threat: transportation.”American Scientist 97.6
(2009): 476+. Environmental Studies and Policy Collection. Web. 20 Mar. 2011.
Other Online Resources
Automobile Industry Largest Source of Lead Pollution Today (Environmental Defense Fund)
Car Firms Facing Pollution Curbs (BBC News)
“Getting the Lead Out: Impacts of and Alternatives for Automotive Lead Uses”
Pollution Prevention for the Automotive Maintenance and Repair Industry (Pollution
Prevention Institute, Kansas State University)
Ontario Paves the Way for Electric Cars (Ontario Ministry of Transportation)
Human Activity and the Environment : Transportation
Rodrigue, J-P et al. (2009) The Geography of Transport Systems, Hofstra University,
Department of Global Studies & Geography.
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Green & Clean : Transportation Design and Construction (American Road & Transportation
Builders Association)
Biodiesel Basics (U.S. Department of Energy)
Print Resources
Calhoun, Yael. Air Qualtiy. Environmental Issues. Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers,
2005. Print. 363.739 CAL
David, Laurie, and Cambria Gordon. The Down-to-Earth Guide to Global Warming. New
York: Scholastic, 2007. Print. 363.738 DAV
Desonie, Dana. Humans and the Natural Environment: the Future of Our Planet. New York:
Chelsea House. 2008. Print. 304.2 DES
Gore, Albert. An Inconvenient Truth: the Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What
We Can Do About It. Emmaus, PA : Rodale Press, c2006. Print. 363.73874 GOR
Tabak, John. Biofuels . Energy and the Environment. New York : Facts on File. 2009. Print.
662 TAB
Woodward, John. Climate Change. Eyewitness Books. New York : DK Publishing, 2008.
Print. 551.6 WOO
Updated February, 2013
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