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Organic Substances and Sediments in Water, Volume I

1st Edition

Robert A. Baker
June 11, 1991

The fate and transport of natural and anthropogenic sediment-borne organic contaminants is a critical environmental issue and complex processes are involved that until now have been poorly defined. Organic Substances and Sediments in Water is a three-volume book that provides the best information...

Air Toxics and Risk Assessment

1st Edition

Edward J. Calabrese, Elaina Kenyon
March 25, 1991

Unlike most books, this one actually does risk assessments for you for over 110 chemicals that are confirmed or probable air toxics. All chemicals are analyzed with a scientifically sound methodology-outlined in the book-to assess public health risk associated with exposure to air toxics....

Atmospheric Chemistry: Models and Predictions for Climate and Air Quality

1st Edition

Christine S. Sloane, T. W. Tesche
March 16, 1991

This book draws upon the knowledge and experience of modeling experts currently engaged in conducting assessments regarding the predictive strength of atmospheric models. The book covers all of the major important atmospheric areas, including large scale models for ozone depletion and global...

Hydrocarbon Contaminated Soils and Groundwater: Analysis, Fate, Environmental & Public Health Effects, & Remediation, Volume I

1st Edition

Paul T. Kostecki
February 26, 1991

Proceedings of the February 19-22, 1990, conference held at Newport Beach, California. ConferenceDirectors: PAUL T. KOSTECKI, EDWARD J. CALABRESE, and CHARLES E. BELL. Advisory Committee: RICHARD BOZEK, EEI; TERRY BRAZEL, SWRCB; MARK COUSINEAU, AG; SETH DAUGHERTY, Orange County; RALPH De La PARRA,...

Ozone in Water Treatment: Application and Engineering

1st Edition

Am Water Works Res F, Bruno Langlais, David A. Reckhow, Deborah R Brink
February 13, 1991

With the advent of the Safe Drinking Water Act Amendments of 1986, many water utilities are reexamining their water treatment practices. Upcoming new regulations on disinfection and on disinfection by-products, in particular, are the primary driving forces for the big interest in ozone. It...

Drilling in the Permafrost: Russian Translations Series, volume 84

1st Edition

B.B. Kudyashov, A.M. Yakovlev
January 01, 1991

Heat transfer processes during drilling in the permafrost; Drilling in the permafrost with chilled-air scavening; Drilling with gas-liquid dispersed systems; Flushing fluids for drilling in the permafrost; Lubricating & cooling flushing fluids (LCFE) for drilling in hard mineral deposits;...

Hazardous Waste Measurements

1st Edition

Milagros S. Simmons
December 19, 1990

An essential component of all programs relating to waste management is the ability to perform measurements on-site for safe handling and disposal of hazardous wastes. This book focuses on recent developments in field testing methods and quality assurance, which are important to both RCRA and CLERLA...

Health Effects of Municipal Waste Incineration

1st Edition

Curtis C. Travis, Holly A. Hattemer-Frey
December 07, 1990

This much-needed book provides an enlightening perspective on the environmental and human health impacts of municipal solid waste (MSW) incineration. Over 100 tables and figures allows speedy access to important data you will refer to again and again. The comprehensive text assesses the human...

Emissions From Combustion Processes - An ACS Environmental Chemistry Division Book

1st Edition

Ronald O. Kagel
October 24, 1990

Topics discussed in this book cover all aspects of combustion from the mechanics and formation of toxic pollutants and their transport/fate in the environment to emission abatement and risk assessment. Leading experts in the field have contributed information from studies ranging from fundamental...

Bioprocessing and Biotreatment of Coal

1st Edition

September 19, 1990

Within technical overview sections on such emerging areas as bioprocessing, bioconversion, biosolubilization, biosystems and biocleaning, this handsomely illustrated reference specifically surveys pioneering work in the genetic production of sulfatase enzymes for removing organic sulfur from coal; r...

Solid Waste Education Recycling Directory

1st Edition

Teresa Jones, Edward J. Calabrese
September 19, 1990

This directory thoroughly describes all of the solid waste education programs and materials available from all 50 states. If you are interested in starting a solid waste recycling program or improving what you have-this directory is for you. All programs K-12 are included, in addition to...

Sediments: Chemistry and Toxicity of In-Place Pollutants

1st Edition

Renato Baudo
August 27, 1990

This important volume-the product of a meeting of a select group of scientists-provides the most recent research results from the world's leaders in the study of toxic pollutants in sediments.It gives practical information on measuring and mapping distributions of concentrations of pollutants and...