Handbook of Advanced Industrial and Hazardous Wastes Management

1st Edition

Lawrence K. Wang, Mu-Hao S. Wang, Yung-Tse Hung, Nazih K. Shammas, Jiaping Paul Chen

CRC Press
Published October 26, 2017
Reference - 1174 Pages - 353 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781466513419 - CAT# K14954
Series: Advances in Industrial and Hazardous Wastes Treatment

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  • Provides all the necessary technical information on industrial and hazardous waste treatment, and will comprise the best available reference set in the fields of chemical and environmental engineering, pertaining to the remediation of contaminated industrial sites, and their associated wastes
  • Includes coverage of numerous types of commercial wastes, including oil refining; electronics, chemical, textile manufacturing; agricultural, and more
  • Provides broad coverage of both basic and advanced principals and applications
  • Offers remediation processes for both soil and water contamination
  • Presents information on the remediation of brownfield industrial sites


This volume provides in-depth coverage of environmental pollution sources, waste characteristics, control technologies, management strategies, facility innovations, process alternatives, costs, case histories, effluent standards, and future trends in waste treatment processes. It delineates methodologies, technologies, and the regional and global effects of important pollution control practices. It focuses on specific industrial and manufacturing wastes and their remediation. Topics include: heavy metals, electronics, chemical, and textile manufacturing.