Waste & Recycling Products

  • Synergic Influence of Gaseous, Particulate, and Biological Pollutants on Human Health

    Edited by Jozef S. Pastuszka

    This book is a unique merger of two divergent parts. The first part is a presentation of the existing knowledge on the characteristics of basic air pollutants and their documented impact on human health. The focus is on the main gaseous, airborne particles (including fiber particles) and biological…

    Hardback – 2015-10-29 
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Waste Management

    Edited by Ram Chandra

    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…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2015-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Biological Treatment of Solid Waste

    Enhancing Sustainability

    Edited by Elena C. Rada

    Intended for a wide audience ranging from engineers and academics to decision-makers in both the public and private sectors, Biological Treatment of Solid Waste: Enhancing Sustainability reviews several technologies that help communities manage solid waste sustainably, while at the same time…

    Hardback – 2015-09-09 
    Apple Academic Press

  • WASTES 2015 – Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities

    Selected papers from the 3rd Edition of the International Conference on Wastes: Solution, Treatments and Opportunities, Vianado Castelo, Portugal,14-16 September 2015

    Edited by Candida Vilarinho, Fernando Castro, Mario Russo

    This volume presents a selection of papers from the WASTES 2015 conference, a platform for scientists and industries from the waste management and recycling sectors from around the world, who shared experiences and knowledge at the meeting. Covering discussions regarding the balance between…

    Hardback – 2015-08-23 
    CRC Press

  • Production of Colloidal Biogenic Selenium and Removal by Different Coagulation-Flocculation Approaches

    By Lucian C. Staicu

    Selenium (Se) is a chemical element of concern due to its toxicity and increasing anthropogenic release to the environment. Se oxyanions, selenite and selenate, are water-soluble, bioavailable and toxic, whereas elemental selenium, Se(0), is solid and less toxic. Nevertheless, Se(0) is potentially…

    Paperback – 2015-07-27
    CRC Press
    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

  • Solid Waste as a Renewable Resource

    Methodologies

    Edited by Jimmy Alexander Faria Albanese, M. Pilar Ruiz

    The twenty-first century world faces several enormous challenges: how to mitigate climate change, meet a growing energy demand without relying on fossil fuels, and manage the escalating quantities of solid waste generated by cities around the world. This compendium volume offers a viable solution…

    Hardback – 2015-07-23
    Apple Academic Press

  • Efficient Management of Wastewater from Manufacturing

    New Treatment Technologies

    Edited by Victor M. Monsalvo

    Efficient Management of Wastewater from Manufacturing is an accessible research compendium, highly useful for anyone involved with the phytosanitaries, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, or textile industries. The editor, Victor Monsalvo, is a well-respected expert in the field who has included…

    Hardback – 2015-06-21
    Apple Academic Press

  • Bentonite Clay

    Environmental Properties and Applications

    By Roland Pusch

    Studies the Environmental, Cosmetic, and Pharmaceutical Applications of Bentonite Clay Bentonite clay, of which members of the smectite family of clay minerals are particularly important, has proven to be effective in sealing off wastes from groundwater. Bentonite Clay: Environmental Properties…

    Hardback – 2015-06-08
    CRC Press

  • Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    2. Environmental Toxicology

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    Chemical substances, physical agents and built structures exhibit various types of hazard due to their inherent toxic, mutagenic, carcinogenic, reprotoxic and sensitizing character or damaging to the immune and hormone system. The first steps in managing an environment contaminated by chemical…

    Hardback – 2015-04-26
    CRC Press

  • Progress in Environmental Engineering

    Water, Wastewater Treatment and Environmental Protection Issues

    Edited by Janusz Tomaszek, Piotr Koszelnik

    Progress in Environmental Engineering contains theoretical and experimental contributions on water purification, new concepts andmethods of wastewater treatment, and ecological problems in freshwater ecosystems. The issues dealt with in the book include: (i) Causes and control of activated sludge…

    Hardback – 2015-03-24
    CRC Press

  • Advances in Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Industrial Waste

    Edited by Ram Chandra

    Addresses a Global Challenge to Sustainable Development Advances in Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Industrial Waste examines and compiles the latest information on the industrial waste biodegradation process and provides a comprehensive review. Dedicated to reducing pollutants generated by…

    Hardback – 2015-03-23
    CRC Press

  • Disposal and Management of Solid Waste

    Pathogens and Diseases

    By Eliot Epstein

    Disposal and Management of Solid Waste: Pathogens and Diseases takes a closer look at pathogens that are found in solid wastes and the diseases that they produce. While comparing the differences between developed and developing countries, this book provides an understanding of the risks and…

    Hardback – 2015-03-01
    CRC Press

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