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New and Published Books

  1. Nanocomposites in Wastewater Treatment

    Edited by Ajay Kumar Mishra

    Using an interdisciplinary approach, this book provides a comprehensive discussion about nanocomposites for remediation of waste water and microbial treatment. It presents the fundamental knowledge and recent advancements for research and development. It covers biopolymers-based nanocomposites for...

    Published September 29th 2014 by Pan Stanford

  2. Transport & Fate of Chemicals in Soils

    Principles & Applications

    By H. Magdi Selim

    During the last four decades, tremendous advances have been made towards the understanding of transport characteristics of contaminants in soils, solutes, and tracers in geological media. Transport & Fate of Chemicals in Soils: Principles & Applications offers a comprehensive treatment of...

    Published September 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Micro- and Nanobubbles

    Fundamentals and Applications

    Edited by Hideki Tsuge

    Microbubbles and nanobubbles have several characteristics that are comparable with millimeter- and centimeter-sized bubbles. These characteristics are their small size, which results in large surface area and high bioactivity, low rising velocity, decreased friction drag, high internal pressure,...

    Published August 3rd 2014 by Pan Stanford

  4. Environmental Forensics Fundamentals

    A Practical Guide

    By Ioana Gloria Petrisor

    A Practical Guide to Environmental Crime Scene Investigations Releasing contaminants into the environment—whether deliberate or unintentional—can be thought of as a crime against the environment. The role of environmental forensics is to identify and prevent environmental pollution, or crimes....

    Published July 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Nanotechnology for Sustainable Manufacturing

    Edited by David Rickerby

    Nanotechnology has the potential to play an important role in increasing the sustainability of a wide range of industrial sectors. Nanomaterials could contribute to more sustainable manufacturing through cleaner, less wasteful production processes and can substitute conventional materials, leading...

    Published June 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Pharmaceutical Accumulation in the Environment

    Prevention, Control, Health Effects, and Economic Impact

    Edited by Walter E. Goldstein

    A Proactive Approach to Improving and Protecting the Environment The accumulation of pharmaceuticals in the environment is a growing concern, the magnitude of which has not been determined, yet cannot be ignored. Touting the benefits of research and discovery as it relates to a pharmaceutical...

    Published June 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Humic Matter in Soil and the Environment

    Principles and Controversies, Second Edition

    By Kim H. Tan

    Series: Books in Soils, Plants, and the Environment

    The field of humic matter research has undergone drastic changes in concepts and principles since the first edition of Humic Matter in Soil and the Environment: Principles and Controversies was published more than a decade ago. Still the only book of its kind specifically addressing humic acid...

    Published June 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Mitigation of Landfill Gas Emissions

    By Malgorzata Pawlowska

    Landfilling has been and still remains an important means of municipal solid waste management but it poses a threat to the purity of the environment, especially air. In the coming years, a radical decline in the share of landfilling in waste disposal practices should not be expected. However, this...

    Published April 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Chemistry of Sustainable Energy

    By Nancy E. Carpenter

    Understanding the chemistry underlying sustainable energy is central to any long-term solution to meeting our future energy needs. Chemistry of Sustainable Energy presents chemistry through the lens of several sustainable energy options, demonstrating the breadth and depth of research being carried...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Advanced Oxidation Technologies

    Sustainable Solutions for Environmental Treatments

    Edited by Marta I. Litter, Roberto J. Candal, J. Martin Meichtry

    Series: Sustainable Energy Developments

    Advanced Oxidation Technologies (AOTs) or Processes (AOPs) are relatively new and innovative technologies to remove harmful and toxic pollutants. The most important processes among them are those using light, such as UVC/H2O2, photo-Fenton and heterogeneous photocatalysis with TiO2. These...

    Published March 2nd 2014 by CRC Press