Standard Handbook of Hazardous Waste Treatment and Disposal / Edition 1

Standard Handbook of Hazardous Waste Treatment and Disposal / Edition 1

by Harry M. Freeman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0070220425

ISBN-13: 9780070220423

Pub. Date: 01/01/1989

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Completely updated and featuring 50% more information than its predecessor, the Second Edition provides you with the most comprehensive and current information now available on hazardous waste management, site cleanup, and treatment alternatives. More than 40 of the bookÕs chapters are revised while the other 30 chapters are new and offer you state-of-the-art

Overview

Completely updated and featuring 50% more information than its predecessor, the Second Edition provides you with the most comprehensive and current information now available on hazardous waste management, site cleanup, and treatment alternatives. More than 40 of the bookÕs chapters are revised while the other 30 chapters are new and offer you state-of-the-art insight into storage and transportation of hazardous wastes, health effects of hazardous waste, environmental assessment and audits, containment technologies, and many more critical areas. Also included is the latest word on federal hazardous waste legislation, waste minimization and pollution prevention techniques, and leading-edge treatment technologies.

Harry M. Freeman is the Executive Director of the Louisiana Environmental Leadership Pollution Prevention Program. Mr. Freeman is also the editor of Industrial Pollution Prevention Handbook and Hazardous Waste Minimization, both published by McGraw-Hill.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070220423
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
01/01/1989
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1136
Product dimensions:
6.27(w) x 9.28(h) x 1.88(d)

Table of Contents

Laws and Regulations.Hazardous Waste Characteristics.Hazardous Waste Topics and Issues.Special Hazardous Wastes.Pollution Prevention and Recycling.Hazardous Waste Recovery Processes.Physical and Chemical Treatment.Thermal Processes.Biological Processes.Land Storage and Disposal.Remediation Cost Estimating.Remedial Action Techniques and Technology.Sampling and Analysis.Hazardous Waste Storage.Electronic Resources.

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