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Encyclopedia of Environmental Control Technology Volume 6: Pollution Reduction and Containment Control

Series: Encyclopedia of Environmental Control Technology Volume: 6

Edited By: Paul N Cheremisinoff

768 pages, Figs, tabs.


Hardback | Dec 1992 | #24320 | ISBN: 0872012859
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Chapters cover the practical application of pollution and contaminant control technology

The authors are overwhelmingly well-known in their respective fields and speak with the voice of experience. These volumes are recommended as a library reference. (Environment International)


The business of environmental business; overview of separation technologies for EPA's superfund innovative technology evaluation programme; wastewater treatment plant management; groundwater management; investigative techniques in site remediation; underground storage tanks - design, leak prevention technology, corrosion protection; design of air stripping tower to remove THMS from water; removal investigation of a discharge of a dense nonaqueous phase liquid; the use of peat in wastewater treament; reduction of hazardous waste releases in semiconductor manufacturing operations; controlling emissions in halogenated solvent vapor cleaning operations; waste minimization practices for leather tanning and finishing; waste reduction and disposal in aluminum smelting; the wood preserving industry; reduction of air pollution emissions in printing plant operation; reducing air solvents from metal cleaning operations; asbestos abatement and removal techniques; disposal problems of chromium ore residue; medical waste incineration - a review of the state-of-the-art technology; incineration process for municipal and hazardous wastes; technical and economic aspects of in situ vitrification; onsite hazardous waste control with in situ bioremediation; petroleum processing and synthetic fuels and waste treatment.

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