In contentious negotiations about pollution, this book could end up on both sides of the table. Short sections advise businesses on hazardous waste regulation and citizens on protecting themselves. But the bulk of the work explains in lay terms waste management technology, the relevant chemistry, and the various laws and regulations. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
J. William Haun holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas. Haun has served as Director for the World Environment National Association of Manufacturers; a member of the Environmental Engineering Committee and Vice President, Engineering Policies at General Mills.