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  • Air, Gas, and Water Pollution Control Using Industrial and Agricultural Solid Wastes Adsorbents

    Edited by Tushar Kanti Sen

    Air and water pollution occurs when toxic pollutants of varying kinds (organic, inorganic, radioactive and so on) are directly or indirectly discharged into the environment without adequate treatment to remove these potential pollutants. There are a total of 13 book chapters in three sections…

    Hardback – 2017-10-24 
    CRC Press

  • Resource Efficiency Complexity and the Commons

    The Paracommons and Paradoxes of Natural Resource Losses, Wastes and Wastages

    By Bruce Lankford

    The efficient use of natural resources is key to a sustainable economy, and yet the complexities of the physical aspects of resource efficiency are poorly understood. In this challenging book, the author proposes a major advance in our understanding of this topic by analysing resource efficiency…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06 

  • Field Confirmation Testing for Suspicious Substances

    By Rick Houghton

    Frequently a substance found at a port of entry, waste site, laboratory triage facility, or even in a hazardous materials emergency will be labeled and purportedly identified. But law enforcement and other first responders cannot take this claim at face value, as the accuracy is not confirmed and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Novel Water Treatment and Separation Methods

    Simulation of Chemical Processes

    Edited by Bharat A. Bhanvase, Rajendra P. Ugwekar, Raju B. Mankar

    Due to increasing demand for potable and irrigation water, new scientific research is being conducted to deal with wastewater from a variety of sources. Novel Water Treatment and Separation Methods: Simulation of Chemical Processes presents a selection of research related to applications of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Biohydrometallurgical Recycling of Metals from Industrial Wastes

    By Hong Hocheng, Mital Chakankar, Umesh Jadhav

    Although many available metal recycling methods are simple and fast, they are also expensive and cause environmental pollution. Biohydrometallurgical processing of metals offers an alternative to overcome these issues, as the use of biological means not only helps to conserve dwindling ore…

    Hardback – 2017-09-11 
    CRC Press

  • First Responders Handbook

    An Introduction, Second Edition

    By Michael L. Madigan

    The objective of this handbook is to make available in a quick reference form, the information to enhance and support the response capabilities of firefighters, emergency medical technicians, hazardous materials response teams, law enforcement officers, bomb squads, medical doctors and nurses,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-07 
    CRC Press

  • WASTES – Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities II

    Selected Papers from the 4th Edition of the International Conference on Wastes: Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities, Porto, Portugal, 25-26 September 2017

    Edited by Candida Vilarinho, Fernando Castro, Maria de Lurdes Lopes

    Wastes: Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities II contains selected papers presented at the 4th edition of the International Conference Wastes: Solutions, Treatments and Opportunities, that took place 25-26 September 2017 at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-31 
    CRC Press

  • Managing Biogas Plants

    A Practical Guide

    By Mario Alejandro Rosato

    This practical manual provides basic theoretical knowledge about fermentative processes, biochemical laboratory techniques, and an arsenal of practical tricks, recipes, do’s, and don’ts for the biogas plant manager. It explains why some popular tests and techniques are unreliable, how to optimize…

    Hardback – 2017-08-25 
    CRC Press
    Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

  • Utilisation of Bioactive Compounds from Agricultural and Food Production Waste

    By Quan V. Vuong

    The large quantity of waste generated from agricultural and food production remains a great challenge and an opportunity for the food industry. As there are numerous risks associated with waste for humans, animals and the environment, billions of dollars are spent on the treatment of agricultural…

    Hardback – 2017-08-23
    CRC Press

  • Waste-to-Energy Technologies and Global Applications

    By Efstratios N. Kalogirou

    Through Waste-to-Energy (WtE) technology, plants use waste as a renewable fuel to co-produce electricity, heating, and cooling for urban utilization. This professional book presents the latest developments in WtE technologies and their global applications. The first part of the book covers thermal…

    Hardback – 2017-08-10
    CRC Press

  • Waste Treatment in the Service and Utility Industries

    Edited by Yung-Tse Hung, Lawrence K. Wang, Mu-Hao S. Wang, Nazih K. Shammas, Jiaping Paul Chen

    This volume provides in-depth coverage of environmental pollution sources, waste characteristics, control technologies, management strategies, facility innovations, process alternatives, costs, case histories, effluent standards, and future trends in the process industries. It delineates…

    Hardback – 2017-08-04
    CRC Press
    Advances in Industrial and Hazardous Wastes Treatment

  • Ion Exchange and Solvent Extraction

    A Series of Advances, Volume 19

    Edited by Bruce A. Moyer

    The growth in the world’s nuclear industry, motivated by peaking world oil supplies, concerns about the greenhouse effect, and domestic needs for energy independence, has resulted in a heightened focus on the need for next-generation nuclear fuel-cycle technologies. Ion Exchange and Solvent…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
    CRC Press
    Ion Exchange and Solvent Extraction Series

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