Emerging Technologies in Hazardous Waste Management 7

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Seventeen contributions selected from the September 1996 Symposium are divided into four separate but complementary sections: chemical and thermal treatment; biochemical treatment; separation technologies; and radioactive waste treatment. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781461374596
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 4/30/2013
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1997
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 227
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.51 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Emerging Technologies in Hazardous Waste Management VII: An Overview 1
2 Granular Iron Oxide as a Catalyst in Chemical Oxidation of Organic Contaminants 9
3 An Electron Beam Generated Plasma Reactor for Decomposition of Halogenated VOCs 23
4 Incineration and Thermal Treatment of Chemical Agents and Chemical Weapons 33
5 Predicting Stability Constants of Various Chelating Agents Using QSAR Technology 49
6 Mineralization of Hazardous Chemicals by Heme Reaction 69
7 Anaerobic Transformations of Carbon Tetrachloride: Combined Bacterial and Abiotic Processes 81
8 Biorecovery of Metals from Acid Mine Drainage 91
9 Biotreatment of Minewater-Containing Cyanides by Using Immobilized Cell Technology 103
10 Augmentation of in-Situ Subsoil Remediation Using Colloidal Gas Dispersions 113
11 Effect of Sorption on the Microbial Reductive Dechlorination of Soil-Bound Chloroalkenes 127
12 The Removal of VOCs from Exhaust Air and Vapour Condensates by Membrane Processes 147
13 Electrochemical Recovery of EDTA and Heavy Metals from Washing of Metal Contaminated Soil 159
14 Potential of Mosquito Fern (Azolla caroliniana Willd.) Plants as a Biofilter for Cadmium Removal from Wastewater 167
15 Extraction of Lead from Soil in ROTC Firing Ranges 179
16 Removal and Treatment of Radioactive, Organochlorine, and Heavy Metal Contaminants from Solid Surfaces 193
17 Electrolytic Decontamination of Conductive Materials for Hazardous Waste Management 215
Index 225
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