Known and used throughout the world, the Purdue Industrial Waste Conference Proceedings books are the most highly regarded in the waste treatment field. New research, case histories, and operating data cover every conceivable facet of today's big problems in environmental control, treatment, regulation, and compliance. This volume representing the proceedings from the 48th conference provides unparalled information and data for your current waste problems.
Table of Contents
Plenary and Banquet Addresses: Global Change and the Rio Earth Summit: Prospects for the Future. Constructed Wetlands for Industrial Wastewaters. When is Waste Waste?. Pollution Prevention/Waste Minimization: Estimating Uncertain Benefits and Costs of Pollution Prevention. Waste Minimization in Stainless Steel Pickling Solutions: A Study to Model Dissolution Kinetics of the Chrome-Depleted Surface. Making Pollution Prevention Work. Introducing Pollution Prevention/Waste Minimization in the University and Professional Curriculum: Successes and Failures. Hazardous Sludge Reprocessing and Reduction in Petroleum Refining. Hazardous Waste Minimization in California Petroleum Refineries.
Case Study: Effective Waste Minimization and Wastewater Pretreatment at an Aluminum Extrusion and Anodizing Facility. Waste Minimization Program and Pollution Prevention Plans at Boeing Defense and Space Group Sites. Environmental Issues: Beneficial Use of Spent Foundry Sand from Multiple Sources. Site Remediation - A. Bioremediation: In-Situ Groundwater Bioremediation. Development of a Batch Biological Aeration and Flotation System for Groundwater Decontamination. Site Remediation - B. Soil Remediation: Evaluation of In Situ Soil Flushing Techniques for Heavy Metals Removal from Contaminated Soils. Remediation of Heavy Metal Contaminated Soil Using Chelant Extraction: Feasibility Studies. Efficiencies of Soil Washing Solutions for the Remediation of Lead and Organically Contaminated Soils. Soil Remediation Using Supercritical Carbon Dioxide. Factors Affecting Continuous Bioreactor Treatment of Diesel Contaminated Sandy Soils. Developing a Remediation Strategy for Contaminated Sediments: Selecting Removal Treatment, Disposal, and Re-Use Alternatives. The Use of Ozone for the Removal of Residual Trichloroethylene from Unsaturated Soils. Emerging Technologies for the Treatment of PCB-Contaminated Soils. Site Remediation - C. Groundwater Remediation:
Zero Discharge Treatment System for Groundwater Containing Hexavalent Chromium. Application of Automatic Backwash Prefilter with Carbon Adsorption for Petroleum Hydrocarbon Contaminated Groundwater Treatment. Coagulation Pretreatment for Ultrafiltration of Petroleum Hydrocarbon Contaminated Waters. Effects of Selected Environmental Parameters on the Biogradation of 1,2-Dichloropropane. Waste Management - A. Toxicity, Environmental Impact: Impact of Toxic Interaction of Organic and Inorganic Flocculant/Coagulant Aids on Whole Effluent Toxicity Testing. Application of Two Real-Time Toxicity Tests to Monitor Rocky Flats Plant Water Quality. Environmental Assessment of Lead Contamination in Arid Soil Due to the Detonation of a Conventional Explosive Device. Optimum Strategies for Toxic Fluid Waste Injection in Deep Reservoirs: Reaction-Transport Modeling. Waste Management - B. Landfills, Solidification: Modeling of Initial Discharges from Hydraulic Barriers Underlying Solid and Hazardous Waste Landfills. Liner Systems for Industrial Waste Landfills. Investigation of Heavy Metal Immobilization in a Solidified/Stabilized Waste Using Innovative Techniques. Waste Treatment Processes - A. Physical/Chemical: Assessment of Water Fraction Methodologies and Their Role in Defining Sludge Dewatering Characteristics. Total Systems Approach to Foam Control in Industrial Wastewater. Oxidation of Polychlorinated Biphenyl Congeners Sorbed to Particles. Incineration Treatability Results for Contaminated Soil and Drummed Wastes from a Superfund Site. Minimization of Industrial Residues Through Thermal Processing Technology. Electrowinning Methods for Cleaning Lead-Contaminated Wastes. A Modified Clay as Adsorbent of an Organic Pollutant in Aqueous and Mixed Solvent Systems. Waste Treatment Processes - B. Biological: Vapor Phase Bioreactor Evaluated for Performance in Degrading Aromatic Compounds with Novel Pseudomonas. Co-Immobilization of Nitrifying Bacteria and Clinoptilolite for Enhanced Control of Nitrification. Evaluation of the Removal of Aromatic and Halogenated Unsaturated Hydrocarbons from Synthetic Wastewater by Enzyme Catalyzed Polymerization. Removal of Phenol Derivatives from Aqueous Solution by Enzymatic Reaction with Additives. Two Stage, Cyclic Aerobic Treatment of Contaminated Groundwater. Removal of Nitrogen from Long-Term Operated Landfill Leachate by Two A/O Systems with Suspended- and Attached-Growth Cultures. Biological Treatment of Natural Gas Plant Wastewater. Optimization of Dissolved Heavy Metals Removal Using Sulfate and Sulfur Reducing Bacteria. Anaerobic Granules Developed for Reductive Dechlorination of Chlorophenols and Chlorinated Ethylene. Use of Pure Oxygen to Overcome Oxygen Transfer Limitations in Environmental Respirometry. Comparison of Adsorptive and Non-Adsorptive Biofilm Carriers in Biological Fluidized Bed Reactors for the Treatment of Groundwater Contaminated with Benzene, Toluene and Xylene. Field-Pilot Results of Styrene Biodegradation Using Biofiltration: A Case Study. The Effect of Applied Vacuum on the Performance of the Anaerobic Sequencing Batch Reactor. Anaerobic Sequencing Batch Reactor Treatment of Swine Wastes at 20°C, 25°C, and 35°C. Improvement in Performance of an Anaerobic Contact Digester Using a Crossflow Ultrafiltration Membrane Technique for Brewery Wastewater Treatment. Development of a New Fluidized Bed Anaerobic Process. Industrial Wastes - A. Pharmaceutical: Start-Up of the Biological Nitrification Process for the Fermentation Wastewater Treatment Plant at Eli Lilly. Application of a Kinetic Analysis Using Historic Operating Data to Redesign an Industrial Activated Sludge System Biotreatment of Pharmaceutical Wastewater Using Powdered Activated Carbon Treatment PACT® System. Anaerobic Pretreatment of High-Strength Medical Products Wastewater. Industrial Wastes - B. Pulp and Paper: Color Treatment of a Dye-Bearing Paper Mill Wastewater: A Case Study. Advanced Oxidation Treatment of Pulp and Paper Mill Wastewater. A Hands-On Approach to Optimization of an Industrial Wastewater Treatment System. Industrial Wastes - C. Industrial Waste Case Histories: Nitrogen Effects on Groundwater from Anaerobic Dairy-Shed Waste Ponds. Phosphorus Removal from a Food Manufacturing Wastewater. Treatment of Carbamate Insecticide Rinsates Using Media from the Mushroom Production Industry. Two-Phase Anaerobic Digestion of Coffee Wastewater. Investigation of Bacteria Producing High Fecal Coliform MPN's in an Industrial Wastewater Treatment Facility Effluent. Cost-Effective Treatment by Aerated Ponds Chemical Clarification and a Water Cooling System Recycling Effluent as Make-Up. AZO Dyes' Metabolism by Pseudomonas putida . Biological Treatment of Wastewaters from Production of Triazine Herbicides. Biological Denitrification of High Nitrite Industrial Wastewater. Zero Discharge Considerations for a Midwestern Industrial Facility. Techniques for Fluoride Removal in Industrial Wastewaters Selective Precipitation of Titanium from an HF/HNO3 Mixed Acid Solution. Improved Management of Hazardous and Mixed Wastes at a Nuclear Power Generating Station: A Case History. Treatment Processes and Economic Evaluation of Carbonate Reduction and Cyanide Removal from an Electroplating Solution. Improved Pretreatment of Metal Finishing Wastewaters at an Aluminum Antennae Manufacturing Facility: A Case History. Poster Presentations. 10-Year Index.
Wastewater Plant Operators(municipal, industrial, agricultural), Superintendents, Civil and Environmental Engineers, Plant Operators, Consulting Engineers, Regulators, Hazardous Waste and Remediation Experts.