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New and Published Books

  1. Biogenic Nanoparticles of Elemental Selenium

    Synthesis, Characterization and Relevance in Wastewater Treatment

    By Rohan Jain

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    Selenium is an intriguing element as on one hand it is toxic and on the other hand it is a necessary micro-nutrient for humans. It is also a desirable element due to its unique properties and hence it is used in xerogrpahy, rectifiers, solar cells etc. The presence of selenium in agriculture,...

    Published July 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Multi-Stage Flash Desalination

    Modeling, Simulation, and Adaptive Control

    By Abraha Woldai

    Series: Engineering Systems and Sustainability

    Explore a Viable Resource for Desalination The world’s freshwater supplies are rapidly depleting and seawater is being positioned as a major feasible replacement in the search for a sustainable water source. Focused on large-scale multi-stage flash (MSF) seawater desalination plants, and based on...

    Published June 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Wastewater and Shale Formation Development

    Risks, Mitigation, and Regulation

    Edited by Sheila Olmstead

    The number of tight oil and shale gas wells continues to rise primarily in the US, but also worldwide. The US has vast reserves of oil and natural gas, which now are commercially reachable as a result of advances in horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing technologies. But as hydraulic...

    Published June 24th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Wastewater and Public Health

    Bacterial and Pharmaceutical Exposures

    Edited by Victor M. Monsalvo

    This compendium volume is an indispensable source of information on the ways in which wastewater can impact public health. The editor, a well-respected expert in his field, has collected the most recent and pertinent investigations into this serious issue. Included are studies involving: • The...

    Published June 24th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  5. Membrane Bioreactor Processes

    Principles and Applications

    By Seong-Hoon Yoon

    Series: Advances in Water and Wastewater Transport and Treatment

    Grasp the Essential Principles of Membrane Bioreactor Processes Evolved from the conventional activated sludge (CAS) process, membrane bioreactor (MBR) processes have become the next-generation solution for municipal and industrial wastewater treatment and recycle. Membrane Bioreactor Processes:...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts and Technologies

    A Multidisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by Venkatesh Uddameri, Audra Morse, Kay J. Tindle

    Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts and Technologies: A Multidisciplinary Perspective serves as an introduction to hydraulic fracturing and provides balanced coverage of its benefits and potential negative effects. Presenting a holistic assessment of hydraulic fracturing and its environmental impacts,...

    Published June 22nd 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Efficient Management of Wastewater from Manufacturing

    New Treatment Technologies

    Edited by Victor M. Monsalvo

    Efficient Management of Wastewater from Manufacturing is an accessible research compendium, highly useful for anyone involved with the phytosanitaries, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, or textile industries. The editor, Victor Monsalvo, is a well-respected expert in the field who has included...

    Published June 22nd 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  8. Ecological Technologies for Industrial Wastewater Management

    Petrochemicals, Metals, Semi-Conductors, and Paper Industries

    Edited by Victor M. Monsalvo

    Water is essential to our planet’s life, and protecting our water resources is a prerequisite for building a sustainable future. Since water use is inextricably linked to energy use, however, we face significant challenges. Water plays an essential role in many, if not most, manufacturing...

    Published June 16th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  9. Transboundary Water Management and the Climate Change Debate

    By Anton Earle, Ana Elisa Cascao, Stina Hansson, Anders Jägerskog, Ashok Swain, Joakim Öjendal

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    Climate change has an impact on the ability of transboundary water management institutions to deliver on their respective mandates. The starting point for this book is that actors within transboundary water management institutions develop responses to the climate change debate, as...

    Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Water Management, Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture in Developing Economies

    Edited by M. Dinesh Kumar, M.V.K. Sivamohan, Nitin Bassi

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    This book addresses strategies for food security and sustainable agriculture in developing economies. The book focuses primarily on India, a fast developing economy, whose natural resource base comprising land and water supporting agricultural production is not only under enormous stress, but also...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge