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  1. Bentonite Clay

    Environmental Properties and Applications

    By Roland Pusch

    This book describes bentonite soil, examines its origins and also discusses the multiple industrial uses of these clay minerals as well as their behavior and function in nature. The book also examines how raw soil and rock materials are treated for manufacturing different types of commercially...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Environmental Soil Properties and Behaviour

    By Raymond N. Yong, Masashi Nakano, Roland Pusch

    From bridges and tunnels to nuclear waste repositories, structures require that soils maintain their design engineering properties if the structures are to reach their projected life spans. The same is true for earth dams, levees, buffers, barriers for landfills, and other structures that use soils...

    Published March 4th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. Containment of High-Level Radioactive and Hazardous Solid Wastes with Clay Barriers

    By Raymond N. Yong, Roland Pusch, Masashi Nakano

    Series: Spon Research

    One of the principal objections to or problems with the use of nuclear fuel is that a proven method for safe disposal of spent nuclear fuel has yet to be established. The central focus of most schemes underway to dispose of these high-level radioactive wastes relies on clay-based buffers and...

    Published October 5th 2009 by CRC Press

  4. Microstructure of Smectite Clays and Engineering Performance

    By Roland Pusch, Raymond N. Yong

    Series: Spon Research

    Certain wastes such as nuclear wastes, are so hazardous that their disposal creates a major challenge requiring considerable technical skill and understanding. Their effective isolation in the ground depends on the properties of the surrounding clays. This authoritative book explains the detailed...

    Published November 23rd 2005 by CRC Press

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