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Remediation Engineering: Design Concepts

Series: Environmental Science and Engineering (Lewis Series)

By: S S Suthersan

384 pages, iillustrations

CRC Press

Compact Disc | Hybrid | Dec 1999 | #107262 | ISBN: 0849321689
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Serves as a singular guide to understanding the theory and field implementation of modern remediation technologies. This continually updated CD-ROM discusses evaluation, design, and implementation, and provides sample calculations and step-by-step illustrated guidelines.


Remediation EngineeringIntroductionPractice of Remediation EngineeringContaminant Characteristics and PartitioningIntroductionContaminant CharacteristicsHydrodynamic ProcessesTransport in the Unsaturated ZoneAbiotic ProcessesBiotic ProcessesSummarySoil Vapor ExtractionIntroductionGoverning PhenomenaApplicabilitySystem DesignBioventingMonitoring RequirementsVapor Treatment TechnologiesIn Situ Air SpargingIntroductionGoverning PhenomenaApplicabilityDescription of the ProcessSystem Design ParametersPilot TestingMonitoring ConsiderationsProcess EquipmentModifications to Conventional Air Sparging ApplicationCleanup RatesLimitationsKnowledge GapsSummary of Case Studies in the LiteratureIn Situ BioremediationIntroductionMicrobial MetabolismMicrobial Reactions and PathwaysBiodegradation Kinetics and RatesEnvironmental FactorsIn Situ Bioremediation SystemsBiomodelingPrimary Knowledge GapsVacuum-Enhanced RecoveryIntroductionProcess Description and Basic PrinciplesMass Removal MechanismsApplicability of the TechnologyPilot Test ProceduresSystem DesignLimitationsCase StudyIn Situ Reactive WallsIntroductionDescription of the ProcessDesign ApproachesCase StudyLiterature ReportingsIn Situ Reactive ZonesIntroductionTypes of In Situ ReactionsAquifer Parameters and Transport MechanismsDesign of In Situ Reactive ZonesRegulatory IssuesFuture WorkCase StudyHydraulic and Pneumatic FracturingIntroductionApplicabilityDescription of the ProcessFeasibility EvaluationPilot TestingSystem DesignIntegration with Other TechnologiesPhytoremediationIntroductionPhytoremediation Mechanisms of Organic ContaminantsPhytoremediation Mechanisms of Heavy MetalsPhytoremediation of Nitrogen CompoundsField Applications of PhytoremediationLimitations and Knowledge GapsPump and Treat SystemsIntroductionDefinition of the ProblemScreening of OptionsTreatment System EngineeringPermittingStabilization and SolidificationIntroductionPotential ApplicationsTesting Required to Evaluate Wastes Before and After Stabilization/SolidificationField ApplicationsAppendicesAppendix A: List of Potential Remediation TechnologiesAppendix B: Description of Flow DevicesAppendix C: Physical Properties of Some Common Environmental ContaminantsAppendix D: Environmental Degradation Rates for Selected Organic CompoundsIndex

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