Sustainable Water Treatment: Innovative Technologies

Zainura Zainon Noor, Noor Salehan Mohammad Sabli

April 18, 2017 by CRC Press
Reference - 184 Pages - 63 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138033245 - CAT# K30796

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Features

    • Describes the fundamental principles of living cultures, membrane bioreactors, wet air oxidation processes, and nonthermal plasma reactor systems for the treatment of various recalcitrant compounds.
    • Emphasizes the usage of low-cost materials and cost-effective ways to treat wastewater.
    • Discusses advances in research and application of PVA-alginate matrix for production of valuable products besides bioremediation of wastewater and how treatment of waste can yield profit.
    • Provides an overview of the application and current trends of membrane bioreactors that treat various types of wastewater.
    • Shows the uniqueness of catalytic wet air oxidation without depriving the performance of wet air oxidation.
    • Presents a novel integrated air stripping and NTP reactor system for the treatment of VOCs from wastewater.
    • Discusses future trends and applications of green technologies in wastewater treatment.

 

Summary

This book focuses on green and innovative wastewater treatment technologies that promote sustainability. It discusses a variety of biological, physical, and chemical treatment technologies. It covers biological processes for recovery of value-added products from wastewater and gives an overview of enzymatic hydrolysis and bioremediation of wastewater using immobilized enzyme and fungus. It offers a case study and future trends of wastewater treatment through membrane bioreactor technologies, describes advanced chemical–physical processes for recalcitrant pollutant, and emphasizes the use of low-cost materials and cost-effective treatment methods.