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  1. Small-Scale Cogeneration Handbook, Fourth Edition

    By Bernard F. Kolanowski

    Cogeneration can now turn up to 90% of the fuel burned into usable energy — compared to just 52% of the fuel typically burned in the local power plant and in a separate existing hot water heating system. The fully updated fourth edition of this comprehensive, bestselling reference provides a...

    Published July 27th 2011 by Fairmont Press

  2. Remediation of Former Manufactured Gas Plants and Other Coal-Tar Sites

    By Allen W. Hatheway

    Winner of the 2013 Claire P. Holdredge Awardee for Remediation of Former Manufactured Gas Plants and Other Coal-Tar Sites. This award, first established in 1962 by the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists, is named in honor of Claire P. Holdredge, a founding member and...

    Published July 26th 2011 by CRC Press

  3. Effect of Algal Biofilm and Operational Conditions on Nitrogen Removal in Waste Stabilization Ponds

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Mohammed Babu

    Discharge of nutrient rich wastewater causes eutrophication of surface water; therefore wastewater treatment before discharge is required. Wastewater stabilization ponds are low cost technology used by developing countries but not effective in nitrogen removal due to low nitrifier biomass in the...

    Published May 17th 2011 by CRC Press

  4. Industrial Composting

    Environmental Engineering and Facilities Management

    By Eliot Epstein

    The ultimate in recycling, composting has been in use in some form since ancient times. A well-managed composting facility should exist as a good neighbor contributing to ecology. However, since local populations often perceive risks if a composting facility is built nearby, composting facilities...

    Published February 7th 2011 by CRC Press

  5. Innovations in Materials Manufacturing, Fabrication, and Environmental Safety

    By Mel Schwartz

    When people make a call on a cellphone, drive a car, or turn on a computer, few truly appreciate the innovations in material selection, technology, and fabrication that were required to make it all possible. Innovations in Materials Manufacturing, Fabrication, and Environmental Safety explores...

    Published November 23rd 2010 by CRC Press

  6. Environmental Biotechnology

    By M. H. Fulekar

    This book provides information essential to students taking courses in biotechnology as part of environmental sciences, environmental management, or environmental biology programs. It is also suitable for those studying water, waste management, and pollution abatement. Topics include biodiversity,...

    Published July 18th 2010 by CRC Press

  7. Combustion and Incineration Processes

    Applications in Environmental Engineering, Fourth Edition

    By Walter R. Niessen

    In our "throwaway" society, with landfills filled to capacity, interest in incineration- and conversion-based waste management technologies continues to grow. Increasing net waste generation rates within U.S. metropolitan centers, skyrocketing transportation costs for waste hauling, and the...

    Published June 21st 2010 by CRC Press

  8. The Science of Environmental Pollution, Second Edition

    By Frank R. Spellman

    Hailed on its first publication as a masterly addition to its companion volumes The Science of Water and The Science of Air, The Science of Environmental Pollution, Second Edition successfully completes the process of bringing this series into the twenty-first century. This new edition...

    Published December 1st 2009 by CRC Press

  9. Geosynthetic Clay Liners for Waste Containment Facilities

    By Abdelmalek Bouazza, John J. Bowders, Jr.

    Increasingly stringent regulation of pollution and waste production worldwide drives the need to isolate contaminants that pose a threat to human and environmental health by using engineered barrier systems involving the use of low permeable materials. Over the past two decades, geosynthetic clay...

    Published November 15th 2009 by CRC Press

  10. Geotechnical Engineering for Mine Waste Storage Facilities

    By Geoffrey E. Blight

    The book is a comprehensive treatment of the application of geotechnical engineering to site selection, site exploration, design, operation and closure of mine waste storage facilities.The level and content are suitable as a technical source and reference for practising engineers engaged both in...

    Published November 15th 2009 by CRC Press