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Handbook of Advanced Industrial and Hazardous Wastes Management

Forthcoming

Lawrence K. Wang, Mu-Hao S. Wang, Yung-Tse Hung, Nazih K. Shammas, Jiaping Paul Chen
October 19, 2017

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...

Novel Water Treatment and Separation Methods: Simulation of Chemical Processes

Bharat A. Bhanvase, Rajendra P. Ugwekar, Raju B. Mankar
September 14, 2017

Due to increasing demand for potable and irrigation water, new scientific research is being conducted to deal with wastewater from a variety of sources. Novel Water Treatment and Separation Methods: Simulation of Chemical Processes presents a selection of research related to applications of...

Waste Treatment in the Service and Utility Industries

Yung-Tse Hung, Lawrence K. Wang, Mu-Hao S. Wang, Nazih K. Shammas, Jiaping Paul Chen
August 04, 2017

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 the process industries. It delineates...

Ion Exchange and Solvent Extraction: A Series of Advances, Volume 19

Bruce A. Moyer
June 13, 2017

The growth in the world’s nuclear industry, motivated by peaking world oil supplies, concerns about the greenhouse effect, and domestic needs for energy independence, has resulted in a heightened focus on the need for next-generation nuclear fuel-cycle technologies. Ion Exchange and Solvent...

Heavy Metals in the Environment

Lawrence K. Wang, Jiaping Paul Chen, Yung-Tse Hung, Nazih K. Shammas
May 31, 2017

A successful modern heavy metal control program for any industry will include not only traditional water pollution control, but also air pollution control, soil conservation, site remediation, groundwater protection, public health management, solid waste disposal, and combined industrial-municipal...

Geologic Disposal of Low- and Intermediate-Level Radioactive Waste

Roland Pusch, Raymond N. Yong, Masashi Nakano
April 21, 2017

This book will address concepts and techniques for preparation and disposal of low- (LLW) and intermediate-level (ILW) radioactive waste from the nuclear industry, the weapons industry, university labs, research institutes, and from the commercial industry. It will aid decision-makers in finding...

Remediation of Heavy Metals in the Environment

Jiaping Paul Chen, Lawrence K. Wang, Mu-Hao S. Wang, Yung-Tse Hung, Nazih K. Shammas
November 21, 2016

This book 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...

Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management: 3. Site Assessment and Monitoring Tools

Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi
October 21, 2016

This is the third volume of the five-volume book series “Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management”. The book series deals with the following topics: • Environmental deterioration and pollution, management of environmental problems• Environmental toxicology – a tool for managing chemical...

Municipal Solid Waste Management in Developing Countries

Sunil Kumar
October 18, 2016

This book contains detailed and structured approaches to tackling practical decision-making troubles using economic consideration and analytical methods in Municipal solid waste (MSW) management. Among all other types of environmental burdens, MSW management is still a mammoth task, and the worst...

Chemical Applications of Symmetry and Group Theory

Rakshit Ameta, Suresh C. Ameta
October 03, 2016

As the structure and behavior of molecules and crystals depend on their different symmetries, group theory becomes an essential tool in many important areas of chemistry. It is a quite powerful theoretical tool to predict many basic as well as some characteristic properties of molecules. Whereas...

Sewage and Landfill Leachate: Assessment and Remediation of Environmental Hazards

Marco Ragazzi
May 12, 2016

This title includes a number of Open Access chapters. This new book provides a multiperspective look at research into many elements of remediating environmental hazards connected to sewage and landfill leachate. Sewage and landfill leachate treatments include various processes that are used to...

Environmental Waste Management

Ram Chandra
September 22, 2015

Rapid industrialization has resulted in the generation of huge quantities of hazardous waste, both solid and liquid. Despite regulatory guidelines and pollution control measures, industrial waste is being dumped on land and discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment. This gross...

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