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  1. Hydro-Environmental Analysis

    Freshwater Environments

    By James L. Martin

    Focusing on fundamental principles, Hydro-Environmental Analysis: Freshwater Environments presents in-depth information about freshwater environments and how they are influenced by regulation. It provides a holistic approach, exploring the factors that impact water quality and quantity, and the...

    Published December 4th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Soil and Water Contamination, 2nd Edition

    By Marcel van der Perk

    Soil and Water Contamination, Second Edition gives a structured overview of transport and fate processes of environmental contaminants. Dealing with all topics essential for understanding and predicting contaminant patterns in soil, groundwater and surface water, it contributes to the formation of...

    Published November 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Mineral Scales in Biological and Industrial Systems

    Edited by Zahid Amjad

    Soluble and insoluble impurities present in water used for domestic and industrial applications can lead to the deposition of unwanted materials on equipment surfaces. Impurities such as dissolved minerals, natural organic compounds, and suspended particles can impact various processes and systems...

    Published October 26th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Quagga and Zebra Mussels

    Biology, Impacts, and Control, Second Edition

    Edited by Thomas F. Nalepa, Don W. Schloesser

    The introduction and rapid spread of two Eurasian mussel species, Dreissena polymorpha (zebra mussel) and Dreissena rostriformis bugensis (quagga mussel), in waters of North America has caused great concern among industrial and recreational water users. These invasive species can create substantial...

    Published October 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Handbook of Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations, Third Edition

    By Frank R. Spellman

    Handbook of Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations the first thorough resource manual developed exclusively for water and wastewater plant operators has been updated and expanded. An industry standard now in its third edition, this book addresses management issues and security needs,...

    Published October 21st 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Sustainable Gold Mining Wastewater Treatment by Sorption Using Low-Cost Materials

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Mike Agbesi Acheampong

    Sorption technique was employed to remove heavy metals from gold mining effluent using natural and plant materials for sustainability. An assessment of the effluent quality of a gold mining company in Ghana indicated that arsenic, copper and cyanide were the major pollutants in the process effluent...

    Published October 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Simultaneous Sulfate Reduction and Metal Precipitation in an Inverse Fluidized Bed Reactor

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Denys Kristalia Villa Gomez

    Industrial activities like textile processing and mining are typical sources of heavy metal-rich wastewaters. The sulfate reducing process has become an attractive method for the production of sulfide to precipitate metals since most of these streams also contain sulfate, which is the electron...

    Published October 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Assessing and Managing Groundwater in Different Environments

    Edited by Jude Cobbing, Shafick Adams, Ingrid Dennis, Kornelius Riemann

    Series: IAH - Selected Papers on Hydrogeology

    This collection of papers is a snapshot of modern hydrogeology in which highly technical methods and approaches sit side-by-side with overlapping legal, social, organisational, institutional and governance considerations. Groundwater is integral to many human and environmental systems. Indeed,...

    Published October 10th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Water Tech

    A Guide to Investment, Innovation and Business Opportunities in the Water Sector

    By William Sarni, Tamin Pechet

    This book unveils how the world in the twenty-first century will need to manage our most fundamental resource need, water. It outlines how stakeholders can improve water use in their homes, their businesses, and the world. In particular, it focuses on the role of stakeholders in...

    Published October 4th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Water Ethics

    A Values Approach to Solving the Water Crisis

    By David Groenfeldt

    Series: Earthscan Water Text

    This book introduces the idea that ethics are an intrinsic dimension of any water policy, program, or practice, and that understanding what ethics are being acted out in water policies is fundamental to an understanding of water resource management. Thus in controversies or conflicts over water...

    Published September 10th 2013 by Routledge