Air Pollution / Edition 1

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This stellar resource addresses the prevention of pollution created by existing technology, and the design of future zero-emissions technolo gy. A useful guide for engineers, students or anyone working for envir onmental protection, Air Pollution provides a solid foundation and pre sents a sound environmental philosophy.

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Addresses sources and consequences of air pollution and looks at how air pollution problems impact the environment. Surveys all aspects of management, including dispersion modeling, emission measurements, air quality and continuous emission monitoring, remote sensing, and stack sampling. Explores methods of reduction and control, with particular attention to gaseous emission controls and odor control. Considers prevention of pollution created by existing technology, and the design of future zero-emissions technology. Liu was a research scientist; Lipt<'a>k is a process control and safety consultant. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781566705134
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 12/15/1999
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Sources, Effects, and Fate of Pollutants
VOCs and HAPs Emission From Chemical Plants
HAPs From Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturing Industries
Atmospheric Chemistry
Macro Air Pollution Effects
Meteorologic Applications in Air Pollution Control
Atmospheric Dispersion Modeling
Emission Measurements
Air Quality Monitoring
Stack Sampling
Continuous Emission Monitoring
Remote Sensing Techniques
Pollution and Reduction
Particulate Controls
Particulate Controls: Dry Collectors
Particulate Controls: Electrostatic Precipitators
Particulate Controls: Wet Collectors
Gaseous Emission Control
Gaseous Emission Control: Physical and Chemical Separation
Gaseous Emission Control: Thermal Destruction
Gaseous Emission Control: Biofiltration
Fugitive Industrial Particulate Emissions
Fugitive Industrial Chemical Emissions
Fugitive Dust
Perception, Effect, and Characterization
Odor Control Strategy
Radon and Other Pollutants
Air Quality in the Workplace

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