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  1. Water Resources Strategies to Increase Food Production in the Semi-Arid Tropics

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By David Love

    Water demand in southern Africa continues to rise, as urban areas expand and as agricultural water demand rises to meet the millennium development food security goals. Water resource availability in the northern Limpopo Basin has declined over the last 30 years, and will decline further under...

    Published December 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Thermal Use of Shallow Groundwater

    By Fritz Stauffer, Peter Bayer, Philipp Blum, Nelson Molina Giraldo, Wolfgang Kinzelbach

    The thermal use of the shallow subsurface is increasingly being promoted and implemented as one of many promising measures for saving energy. A series of questions arises concerning the design and management of underground and groundwater heat extraction systems, such as the sharing of the thermal...

    Published December 11th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. 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 3rd 2013 by CRC Press

  4. 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 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. 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 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. 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 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. 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 20th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. 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 17th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. 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 17th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. 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 9th 2013 by CRC Press