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  1. The Basics of Oil Spill Cleanup, Third Edition

    By Merv Fingas

    Reflecting the rapid progress in cleanup technology since the previous edition, this revised and expanded third edition of The Basics of Oil Spill Cleanup covers current cleanup techniques, how oil spills are measured and detected, and the properties of the oil and its long-term fate in the...

    Published December 5th 2012 by CRC Press

  2. Eco-Cities

    A Planning Guide

    Edited by Zhifeng Yang

    Series: Applied Ecology and Environmental Management

    As cities undergo vast changes due to industrialization, urbanization, and globalization, environmental considerations assume a growing importance in the urban planning processes of an increasing number of governments around the world. Several cities and regions around the world have already...

    Published October 15th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. Development of a Low-Cost Alternative for Metal Removal from Textile Wastewater

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Christian Sekomo Birame

    Industrial wastewater contains many pollutants. This book focuses on heavy metals found in textile effluents because of their known toxicity effect in the environment. Wastewater from a textile industry (UTEXRWA) in Rwanda has been screened for the occurrence of Cd, Cr, Cu, Pb, and Zn. Batch...

    Published October 11th 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Environmental Contamination

    Health Risks and Ecological Restoration

    Edited by Ming Hung Wong

    Bringing together the research of 62 distinguished scientists in one volume, Environmental Contamination: Health Risks and Ecological Restoration offers a comprehensive view of the remediation of contaminated land. A one-stop resource, it covers historical and emerging contaminants, the issues of...

    Published July 24th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Sustainable Solid Waste Management

    Edited by Syeda Azeem Unnisa, S. Bhupatthi Rav

    This book compiles many different treatment options and best practices for the treatment and recycling of municipal solid waste from all over the globe, factoring in cost-effectiveness, sanitation, and environmental degradation. Important to professors, researchers, students, policymakers, and...

    Published July 19th 2012 by Apple Academic Press

  6. 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 15th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. 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 25th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. 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 15th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. 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 7th 2011 by Productivity Press

  10. 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 30th 2011 by CRC Press