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Pollution Prevention: The Waste Management Approach for the 21st Century

By: L Theodore, R R Dupont and K Ganesan

498 pages, Figs, tabs

CRC Press

Hardback | Dec 2000 | #108227 | ISBN: 1566704952
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Covers in a thorough and clear style the fundamentals of pollution prevention and their application to real-world problems.


Process and Plant FundamentalsIntroductionDefinitionsConservation Laws and Basic PrinciplesUnit OperationsPlant EquipmentAncillary Processes and EquipmentWaste Treatment Processes and EquipmentProcesses DiagramsEconomic ConsiderationsPollution Prevention PrinciplesFrom Pollution Control to Pollution PreventionAdditional Pollution Prevention ComponentsPollution Prevention Opportunity AssessmentSource ReductionRecyclingPollution Prevention ApplicationsCommercial PrintingMetal Finishing IndustriesElectronics IndustryDrug Manufacturing and Processing IndustryPaint Manufacturing IndustryPesticide Formulating IndustryPulp and Paper IndustryAppendicesAppendix A: Units, Conversion Factors, and Mathematical SymbolsAppendix B: State Pollution Prevention ProgramsAppendix C: Environmental OrganizationsAppendix D: Pollution Prevention SoftwareAppendix E: Pollution Prevention Contacts in EducationIndex

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