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Forthcoming Waste & Recycling Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Solid Waste as a Renewable Resource


    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...

    To Be Published August 4th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

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

    By Lucian C. Staicu

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    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...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. 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...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. 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...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  5. Environmental Waste Management

    Edited by Ram Chandra

    This book covers the available advanced knowledge of biodegradation and bioremediation of various environmental pollutants which are a challenge to researchers in the field of sustainable development. Although bioremediation and biodegradation processes are typically implemented in larger scales,...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  6. First Response to Bombing Incidents and Weapons of Mass Destruction

    By James B. Crippin

    First Response to Bombing Incidents and Weapons of Mass Destruction offers the information that a first responder needs to make safe, informed decisions while at an incident concerning a weapon of mass destruction (WMD). This book provides information concerning the weapons themselves, how the...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by CRC Press

  7. 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...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by CRC Press

  8. Technologies for Sustainable Urban Design and Bioregionalist Regeneration

    By Dora Francese

    Series: Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

    This book explores the role of technology in ecological urban design and regeneration. Part I offers theoretical and methodological insights into technological approaches that offer minimum impact and carbon footprint and maximum respect to the existing cultural and natural environment. A diverse...

    To Be Published January 30th 2016 by Routledge

  9. Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    4. Risk Reduction Technologies

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    The theory and practice of reducing the environmental risk of chemicals is a key issue in environmental protection. This volume deals with remediation technologies and introduces their functional classification, applicability and relation to natural risk reduction processes. We demonstrate how the...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by CRC Press

  10. Resource Recovery from Waste

    Business Models for Energy, Nutrients and Water Reuse

    Edited by Miriam Otoo, Pay Drechsel

    Humans generate millions of tons of waste every day. This waste is rich in water, nutrients, energy and organic compounds. Yet waste is not being managed in a way that permits us to derive value from its reuse, whilst millions of farmers struggle with depleted soils and lack of water. This book...

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge