Recent Issues in Environmental Science is a product of the authors? experience of teaching and research in relevant fields. Critical understanding of the importance of environmental protection as a driving force for sustainable international development instigated the book writing and publication by the authors. The topics were appropriately selected in line with international environmental planning to fit the demand of both current and future readers with interest in sustainable environment. Limited books are available from Nigeria on the international scale, the book therefore can provide readers with up to date issues on heavy metals pollution, gas flaring and oil spill incidences from Nigeria. Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) is a multi-functional climate change mitigation option that is not yet understood by many people across the globe. The book therefore reports key fundamental issues of the technology, such that it provide basis to readers.