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Emerging Strategies for Pesticide Analysis

1st Edition

Thomas Cairns, Joseph Sherma
August 05, 1992

Emerging Strategies for Pesticide Analysis presents a selection of reports on analytical technologies in the field of pesticide residue analysis. These reports have been written by international experts in their respective fields. Applications-oriented chapters focus on methods development for...

Engineering Aspects of Metal-Waste Management

1st Edition

I.K. Iskandar, H. Magdi Selim
July 27, 1992

Engineering Aspects of Metal-Waste Management presents a detailed discussion regarding the fate of metals in the environment and the methods by which metal waste is managed. Ten chapters by a multidisciplinary group of scientists and engineers address site assessment, methods of sample digestion,...

Bioremediation of Petroleum Contaminated Sites

1st Edition

July 15, 1992

Bioremediation of Petroleum Contaminated Sites provides important background information on the major aspects of technologies and related research dealing with the use of biodegradation for treating environmental contamination by toxic organic substances. The book can be used as a broad reference...

Biodegradation Probability Program

1st Edition

Philip H. Howard, William M. Meylan
June 26, 1992

A powerful PC-based program designed for regulatory screening and prioritizing and industrial screening of chemicalsTake the guesswork out of calculating the probability of a chemical biodegrading rapidly or slowly under anaerobic conditions in a mixed culture of microorganisms. Biodegradation...

ATSDR Public Health Assessment Guidance Manual

1st Edition

Edward J. Calabrese
June 09, 1992

ATSDR Public Health Assessment Guidance Manual describes the health assessment process as defined by ATSDR and clarifies the methodologies and guidelines that are used by ATSDR staff and agents in conducting health assessments. This guide covers the individual steps for performing a health...

Handbook of Dangerous Properties of Inorganic And Organic Substances in Industrial Wastes

1st Edition

Ya. M. Grushko
May 28, 1992

A dangerous byproduct of industrial progress is often an increase of pollutants discharged into the environment. These pollutants are often harmful to plants and animals, including humans. They also damage buildings and architectural and cultural monuments. This handbook describes many of the...

Contaminated Soils: Diesel Fuel Contamination

1st Edition

Edward J. Calabrese, Paul T. Kostecki
May 12, 1992

Contaminated Soils offers state-of-the-art technologies for detection and remediation of diesel contaminated soils that can be used by environmental professionals to maximize the practical application of theory. The book covers all aspects of assessment of soils contaminated by diesel fuel and...

Groundwater Remediation, Volume VIII

1st Edition

R.J Charbeneau
May 06, 1992

This book reviews the sources of soil and groundwater contamination and the potential remediation technologies. It focuses on remediation technologies that are commonly utilized in practice, and discusses a number of innovative technologies that show promise for special problem circumstances....

Design of Anaerobic Processes for Treatment of Industrial and Muncipal Waste, Volume VII

1st Edition

Joseph Malina
May 01, 1992

Principles, methods, and calculations for evaluating, designing and operating anaerobic systems...

Environmental Careers: A Practical Guide to Opportunities in the 90s

1st Edition

David J. Warner
April 22, 1992

Environmental Careers presents a broad-based, yet concise survey of employment opportunities in the environmental field. The book stresses the need for students to develop a strong technical background in the sciences to be effective in understanding and solving complex environmental problems. It...

Handbook of Environmental Contaminants: A Guide for Site Assessment

1st Edition

Chris Shineldecker
April 17, 1992

Handbook of Environmental Contaminants: A Guide for Site Assessment is an indispensable working reference for environmental assessment professionals faced with determining potential environmental contaminants that might be found in the soil, groundwater, or air of a property or facility. The book...

Gas Mixtures: Preparation and Control

1st Edition

Gary Nelson
April 14, 1992

Gas Mixtures provides practical suggestions and calculations for producing multicomponent test gas atmospheres. General topics addressed include sorbent evaluation, methods development, dosimeter testing, instrument calibration, atmospheric simulation, and gas analysis. Learn the tricks of the...