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  1. Process Integration for Resource Conservation

    By Dominic C. Y. Foo

    Series: Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

    To achieve environmental sustainability in industrial plants, resource conservation activities such as material recovery have begun incorporating process integration techniques for reusing and recycling water, utility gases, solvents, and solid waste. Process Integration for Resource Conservation...

    Published July 14th 2012 by CRC Press

  2. Environmental Consulting Fundamentals

    Investigation and Remediation

    By Benjamin Alter

    Written by an environmental consultant with more than 20 years of experience, and based on a course he taught for 10 years, Environmental Consulting Fundamentals: Investigation and Remediation introduces the basic building blocks of environmental consulting. Rather than formulas and equations, it...

    Published June 24th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. From Landfill Gas to Energy

    Technologies and Challenges

    By Vasudevan Rajaram, Faisal Zia Siddiqui, Mohd Emran Khan

    Converting old landfills to energy producing sites, while capturing emitted greenhouse gases, has faced numerous technical, financial and social challenges and developments lately. Also, the re-mining of landfills to recover useful land in dense urban areas and proper landfill closure has been a...

    Published December 14th 2011 by CRC Press

  4. 50 Policies and Plans for Outpatient Services

    By Carole Guinane, Joseph Venturelli

    Since more and more surgeries and procedures are being performed in outpatient settings, the policies, plans, and procedures for these services are of increasing importance. 50 Policies and Plans for Outpatient Services details commonly used policies and plans in free-standing ambulatory care...

    Published December 6th 2011 by Productivity Press

  5. Municipal Solid Waste Management

    Processing - Energy Recovery - Global Examples

    By P. Jayarama Reddy

    One of the big challenges that today's growing cities are coping with is the delivery of effective and sustainable waste management, together with a good sanitation. This volume provides a comprehensive presentation and overall picture of municipal solid waste management, including waste generation...

    Published November 29th 2011 by CRC Press

  6. Manufactured Sites

    Rethinking the Post-Industrial Landscape

    Edited by Niall Kirkwood

    **This title was originally published in 2001. The version published in 2011 is a PB reprint of the original HB** Manufactured Sites focuses on the legacy of industrial production and pollutants on the contemporary landscape and their influence on new scientific research, innovative site...

    Published November 28th 2011 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Remediation Manual for Contaminated Sites

    By David L. Russell

    To ask the right question, one needs to have some idea of what the answer might be. So it is with remediation. There is no such thing as too much information when it comes to characterizing a site, as information can aid in selecting the best remediation options. Unfortunately, the collection of...

    Published October 5th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Private Sector Involvement in Urban Solid Waste Collection

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Sampson Oduro-Kwarteng

    The private sector involvement in public service is intended to achieve efficiency gain and better service quality through increasing private sector finance and expertise. However, these benefits are most often not achieved in developing countries due to investment risk of private finance, and...

    Published September 27th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. CO2 Storage in Carboniferous Formations and Abandoned Coal Mines

    Edited by Manchao He, Luis Ribeiro e Sousa, Derek Elsworth, Euripedes Vargas Jr.

    Underground geological storage of carbon dioxide (CO2) has considerable potential for mitigating climate change. CO2 can be safely injected and stored at well characterized and properly managed sites. Injecting carbon dioxide in deep geological formations can store it underground for long periods...

    Published September 15th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Mercury Pollution

    A Transdisciplinary Treatment

    Edited by Sharon L. Zuber, Michael C. Newman

    How does mercury get out of the ground and into our food? Is tuna safe to eat? What was the Minamata Disaster? Mercury Pollution: A Transdisciplinary Treatment addresses these questions and more. The editors weave interdisciplinary threads into a tapestry that presents a more complete picture of...

    Published August 21st 2011 by CRC Press