Carbon and Its Domestication by A.M. Mannion

By A.M. Mannion

Carbon is a crucial element of environmental and fiscal structures. Its distinct chemistry makes it very important biologically, geologically, and climatically. Its domestication in time and area has many manifestations, together with the regulate of fireside, improvement of agriculture, fossil-fuel use and biotechnology. All have exacted an environmental rate. Many enterprises exist to control carbon via conservation, and so forth. Carbon administration is now a hugely charged overseas political factor within which power provision is a first-rate issue. This cross-disciplinary textual content specializes in the pivotal position of carbon in society and within the environment.

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