Groundwater Contamination, Volume II: Management, Containment, Risk Assessment and Legal Issues, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Groundwater Contamination, Volume II

Management, Containment, Risk Assessment and Legal Issues, 1st Edition

By Chester D. Rail

CRC Press

174 pages

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Fully updated and expanded into two volumes, the new edition of Groundwater Contamination explains in a comprehensive way the sources for groundwater contamination, the regulations governing it, and the technologies for abating it. This volume discusses aquifer management and strategies for stormwater control and groundwater restoration. A number of case histories on site analysis and remediation based on DOE and state documents are included. Among the many new features of this edition are a full discussion of risk assessment, the preparation of groundwater protection plans, and references linking the text to over 2,300 water-related Web sites.

Table of Contents

Groundwater Management. Ecotoxicological Risk Assessment and Groundwater Contamination. Non-Radioactive Hazardous Waste and Groundwater Interactions. Radioactivity with Case History Examples. Technical Evaluations of Groundwater and Groundwater Protection Plans Related to Contamination. Groundwater Protection Laws, Regulations, Statutes, and a Case Study Groundwater Protection Plan for Bernalillo County, New Mexico. Bibliography. URL Reference Hyperlinks.

About the Author

Rail, Chester D.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / Water Supply