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Security of Industrial Water Supply and Management

Series: NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security

Edited By: Aysel T Atimtay and Subhas K Sikdar

256 pages, 116 black & white illustrations, tables


Paperback | Sep 2011 | #192573 | ISBN-13: 9789400718678
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Hardback | Sep 2011 | #192574 | ISBN-13: 9789400718043
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Over time, the increased use of fresh water for agriculture and industry together with contamination from discharges of pollutants, mean that ever more areas of the planet are becoming water-stressed. Because of the competing needs of communities and industry for fresh water, industries will be challenged to meet their growing demands for water, which is essential for producing the goods and services that would boost human welfare. Thus industries will need to learn how to cost-effectively purify and recycle their waste water for reuse, ultimately approaching a net zero-discharge condition. The chapters in this book, written by international experts, treat the technical issues of such treatment and water management, and also provide guidance on technologies, either existing or in development, that can potentially achieve the goal of recycling and reusing. The book will serve as a useful reference for academics, governments, and industry professionals alike.


Water Integration for Recycling and Recovery in Process Industry; J.J. Klemes et al.
Water Networks -- Theory and Practice; P. Glavic , M. Bogataj
Water Conservation in the Chemical Process Industry -- Mass Integration Approach; P. Raskovich
Technological Advances in Industrial Water Safety and Security; A. Vaseashta
Water Footprinting: A Tool to Develop and Manage Water Stewardship for Business; A.J. Wyness
Color Removal with Natural Materials for Reuse of Wastewater in Textile Industry; A. Atimtay
Reuse of biologically treated process water -- Industrial Water Management in the Paper and Sugar Industry; O.Nowak, P. Enderle
Water Consumption in Paper Industry - Reduction Capabilities and the Consequences; K. Olejnik
Wastewater Reuse in Textile Industry; F.G. Babuna
Water Reuse Strategies: Iron and Steel Industry Case Study; U. Yetis ,V. Cagin.
Environmental Friendly Technologies For Wastewater Treatment: Biosorption of Heavy Metals Using Low Cost Materials and Solar Photocatalysis; V. Vilar
Closing Water Cycles in Industry: Theory and Implementation; J.K. Staniskis
An Energy Saving Process for the Reactivation of Activated Carbon Saturated with Organic Contaminants; R.A. Sierka
Industrial Wastewater Treatment in Egypt: Difficulties and Proposed Solutions; D.S. El Monayeri et al.
Industrial Wastewater Reuse Applications in Romania; L.D. Gatalatchi
Opportunities and Experience Implementing the Recycling Methods for Industrial Water Supply in Bulgaria; P. Stoychev
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