Waste & Recycling Products

  • Municipal Solid Waste Management in Developing Countries

    By Sunil Kumar

    Municipal solid waste (MSW) is diffcult to manage due to its indefinite time frame of generation. To handle MSW, an organized process for storage, collection, segregation, transportation, processing and disposal of waste is needed, and known as a municipal solid waste management (MSWM) system. MSWM…

    Hardback – 2016-10-07 
    CRC Press

  • Chemical Applications of Symmetry and Group Theory

    By Rakshit Ameta, Suresh C. Ameta

    Chemical Applications of Symmetry and Group Theory discusses different applications to chemical problems with suitable examples. The book develops the concept of symmetry and group theory, representation of group, its applications to I.R. and Raman spectroscopy, U.V spectroscopy, bonding theories…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    3. Site Assessment and Monitoring Tools

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    Environmental assessment and monitoring is the starting point of environmental management and it integrates physicochemical, biological/ecological and toxicological assessment tools for contaminants and contaminated land. Evaluation and interpretation of the results are also key issues of the…

    Hardback – 2016-08-26 
    CRC Press

  • Waste Prevention Policy and Behaviour

    New Approaches to Reducing Waste Generation and its Environmental Impacts

    By Ana Paula Bortoleto

    As prosperity levels rise, so too does the number of products and services being consumed. For policy makers in waste management facing a growing challenge, it is vital to understand the complex relationship between waste prevention policies and individual behaviour regarding waste generation. This…

    Paperback – 2016-08-24 
    Routledge Studies in Waste Management and Policy

  • Thermochemical Waste Treatment

    Combustion, Gasification, and Other Methodologies

    Edited by Elena Cristina Rada

    Increasing attention is being paid to the valorization of solid wastes—converting them into energy or other useful products. This book describes recent research into methodologies and technologies for managing various forms of solid waste, while at the same time generating energy and revenue with…

    Hardback – 2016-07-06
    Apple Academic Press

  • Sewage and Landfill Leachate

    Assessment and Remediation of Environmental Hazards

    Edited by Marco Ragazzi

    This new book provides a multiperspective look at research into many elements of remediating environmental hazards connected to sewage and landfill leachate. Sewage and landfill leachate treatments include various processes that are used to manage and dispose of the liquid portions of solid waste.…

    Hardback – 2016-05-12
    Apple Academic Press

  • Environmental Engineering and Activated Sludge Processes

    Models, Methodologies, and Applications

    Edited by Olga Sanchez

    The activated sludge process is one of the most versatile and commonly used wastewater treatment systems in the world. In the past, when industrial wastewater treatment focused on removing biological oxygen demand and suspended solids, waste water plants needed different processes and technology.…

    Hardback – 2016-05-02
    Apple Academic Press

  • Membrane Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Energy and Environment

    Edited by A.F. Ismail, Takeshi Matsuura

    Realizing that water, energy and food are the three pillars to sustain the growth of human population in the future, this book deals with all the above aspects with particular emphasis on water and energy. In particular, the book addresses applications of membrane science and technology for water…

    Hardback – 2016-03-16
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Water Developments - Resources, Management, Treatment, Efficiency and Reuse

  • Technologies for Sustainable Urban Design and Bioregionalist Regeneration

    By Dora Francese

    This book explores the role of technology in ecological urban design and regeneration. Part I provides theoretical and methodological insights into technological approaches that offer optimum respect to existing cultural and natural environments, while offering minimum impact and carbon footprint.…

    Hardback – 2016-03-01
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Solid Waste Management

    Policy and Planning for a Sustainable Society

    Edited by Elena Cristina Rada

    This compendium volume contains the most current technical and economic analyses of emerging waste disposal strategies. The editor, a well-respected researcher in this field, has selected articles that will be valuable to readers who range from engineers and academics to decision-makers in both the…

    Hardback – 2016-02-24
    Apple Academic Press

  • Waste Management and Valorization

    Alternative Technologies

    Edited by Elena Cristina Rada

    Edited by a leading researcher in the field, this book provides an overview of waste valorization and includes the editor’s research in addition to other experts and recent and relevant studies on this critical topic. It covers treatment and pretreatment technologies and methodologies, energy…

    Hardback – 2016-02-11
    Apple Academic Press

  • Design and Development of Two Novel Constructed Wetlands

    The Duplex-Constructed Wetland and the Constructed Wetroof

    By Maribel Zapater Pereyra

    Constructed Wetlands (CWs) are among the few natural treatment systems that can guarantee an efficient wastewater treatment and an appealing green space at the same time. However, they require large areas for their construction, which is not available in many cases. In this thesis, two domestic…

    Paperback – 2016-02-09
    CRC Press
    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

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