Pollution Prevention: Sustainability, Industrial Ecology, and Green Engineering, Second Edition

Ryan Dupont, Kumar Ganesan, Louis Theodore

November 8, 2016 by CRC Press
Reference - 608 Pages - 89 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781498749541 - CAT# K27152

USD$149.95

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Features

  • Presents the key waste management options: pollution prevention, sustainability, industrial ecology, and green science and engineering.
  • Adds all new information on lean manufacturing and design for the environment, low impact development and green infrastructure, green science and engineering, and sustainability.
  • Presents methods that start at the source materials, and continues through to recycling methods.
  • Examines the economic considerations for various pollution prevention methods.
  • Presents practical case studies from various industries.

Summary

This new edition has been revised throughout, and adds several sections, including: lean manufacturing and design for the environment, low impact development and green infrastructure, green science and engineering, and sustainability. It presents strategies to reduce waste from the source of materials development through to recycling, and examines the basic concepts of the physical, chemical, and biological properties of different pollutants. It includes case studies from several industries, such as pharmaceuticals, pesticides, metals, electronics, petrochemicals, refineries, and more. It also addresses the economic considerations for each pollution prevention approach.