Hazardous Waste Management

Hazardous Waste Management

by Michael D. LaGrega, Phillip L. Buckingham, Jeffrey C. Evans, Phillip L. Buckingham
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070195528

ISBN-13: 9780070195523

Pub. Date: 11/01/1993

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education


* Updated methods of waste disposal emphasizing site remediation and pollution prevention


* Includes a comprehensive treatment of how toxic compounds move in the environment, including ground water and air modeling


* Applicable to corporate management

Overview


* Updated methods of waste disposal emphasizing site remediation and pollution prevention


* Includes a comprehensive treatment of how toxic compounds move in the environment, including ground water and air modeling


* Applicable to corporate management

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070195523
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
11/01/1993
Series:
McGraw-Hill Series in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1146
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 9.56(h) x 1.91(d)

Table of Contents


Fundamentals.
Hazardous Waste.
The Legal Framework.
Process Fundamentals.
Fate and Transport of Contaminants.
Toxicology.
Current Management Practices.
Environmental Audits.
Pollution Prevention.
Facility Development and Operations.
Treatment and Disposal Methods.
Physico-Chemical Processes.
Biological Methods.
Stabilization and Solidification.
Thermal Methods.
Land Disposal.
Site Remediation.
Quantitative Risk Assessment.
Site and Subsurface Characterization.
Remedial Technologies.
Evaluation and Selection of Remedial Actions and Corrective Measures.
Basel Convention.
Contaminant Properties
Thermodynamic Properties.
Conversion Factors.

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