Water Science Products

  • Sustainable Development

    Environment, Energy and Water Resources

    By M. K. Ghosh Roy

    The over-exploitation of the Earth’s resources has brought about an unsustainable situation where biodiversity and ecological balance are under dire threat. But the most immediate concern is global warming, caused by high anthropogenic emission of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. Global warming is…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • A Blue Carbon Primer

    The State of Coastal Westland Carbon Science, Practice and Policy

    By Lisamarie Windham-Myers, Stephen Crooks, Tiffany G. Troxler

    Blue Carbon has emerged as a term that represents the distinctive carbon fluxes into or out of coastal wetlands such as marshes, mangroves, and seagrasses. The Blue Carbon concept has rapidly developed in science literature and is highly relevant politically, as nations and markets are developing…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15 
    CRC Press
    CRC Marine Science

  • Lectures in Geochemistry

    By Alexey B. Ptitsyn

    This book is a brief summary of the course of lectures in Geochemistry for undergraduate and graduate students from other than Geological Departments (chemists, biologists, ecologists and naturalists). It describes the Earth’s structure and some geological processes. The modern geochemical concepts…

    Hardback – 2018-09-01 
    CRC Press

  • Wetlands Ecology and Management

    By Christina G. Siontorou, Elias Dimitriou, Dorothea Politi

    This book looks at all of the aspects involved in wetland preservation – sociology, management, economics, ecology, and technology – and provides assessment methods and implementation tools. In addition, the book discusses wetland evolution over the last century, examines the biochemistry and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Textile Effluent Remediation

    Edited by Mohd Yusuf

    Nowadays, textile units utilize a number of dyes, chemicals, reagents, and solvents to impart the desired quality to fabrics and generate a substantial quantity of effluents/contaminants, which cause severe environmental problems if disposed of without proper treatment. In view of several surveys…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Reservoir Sedimentation

    Assessment and Environmental Controls

    By Kumkum Bhattacharyya, Vijay P. Singh

    This book appraises the issues of sedimentation in reservoirs and discusses measures that can be employed for the effective management of sediment to prolong the operational life of reservoirs. It provides information for professional consultants and policymakers to enable them to manage dams in…

    Hardback – 2018-08-22 
    CRC Press

  • Anaerobic Treatment of Mine Wastewater for the Removal of Selenate and its Co-Contaminants

    By Lea Chua Tan

    Selenium (Se) pollution has led to several cases of severe aquatic ecosystem deterioration due to Se poisoning caused by bioaccumulation over time. However, the removal of selenate (SeO42-) from wastewater streams with co-contaminants has been largely considered as a black box in anaerobic…

    Paperback – 2018-08-20 
    CRC Press

  • Anaerobic Oxidation of Methane Coupled to the Reduction of Different Sulfur Compounds as Electron Acceptors in Bioreactors

    By Chiara Cassarini

    This research investigated new approaches to control anaerobic methane oxidation coupled to sulfate reduction (AOM-SR) and enrich anaerobic methanotrophs (ANME) and sulfate reducing bacteria (SRB) with the purpose of designing a suitable bioreactor for AOM-SR at ambient pressure and temperature.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-20 
    CRC Press

  • Performance Assessment and Enrichment of Anaerobic Methane Oxidizing Microbial Communities from Marine Sediments in Bioreactors

    By Susma Bhattarai Gautam

    Anaerobic oxidation of methane (AOM) coupled to sulfate reduction (AOM-SR) is a biological process mediated by anaerobic methanotrophs (ANME) and sulfate reducing bacteria. It has scientific and societal relevance in regulating the global carbon and biotechnological application for treating…

    Paperback – 2018-08-20 
    CRC Press
    IIT Kharagpur Research Monograph Series

  • Treatment of Petroleum Refinery Wastewater with Constructed Wetlands

    By Hassana Ibrahim Mustapha

    Pollution of waterbodies and the environment by petroleum industry is of particular concern in Nigeria. This problem can be addressed by the application of constructed wetlands (CWs) which is a nature-based system that is simple to construct, have low operational and maintenance costs in terms of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-17 
    CRC Press

  • Anaerobic Waste-Wastewater Treatment and Biogas Plants

    A Practical Handbook

    By Joseph Chukwuemeka Akunna

    The book guides specialists and non-specialists from around the world on how or whether anaerobic processes can be part of solutions for the management of municipal and industrial solid, semi-solid, and liquid residues. The simple self-learning presentation style is designed to encourage deep…

    Hardback – 2018-07-19 
    CRC Press

  • Groundwater

    Modeling, Monitoring and Evaluation

    Edited by Shamsuddin Shahid, Morteza Mohsenipour, Nosratollah Assadi

    This book provides a comprehensive understanding of the state-of-art techniques used for groundwater resources. It provides simple case studies from various geographical regions of the world, focusing on evaluation, modeling and management strategies that can be adopted to achieve groundwater…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15 
    CRC Press

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