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Innovative and Integrated Technologies for the Treatment of Industrial Wastewater

by IWA Publishing

This book deals with advanced technological solutions for the treatment of industrial wastewater such as aerobic granular biomass based systems, advanced oxidation processes integrated with biological treatments, membrane contactors and membrane chemical reactors. Wastewater from pharmaceutical, chemical and food industries as well as landfill ...;

Membrane Based Desalination: An Integrated Approach MEDINA

by IWA Publishing

Reverse Osmosis is the dominant technology in water desalination. However, some critical issues remain open: improvement of water quality, enhancement of the recovery factor, reduction of the unit water cost, minimizing the brine disposal impact. This book aims to solve these problems with an innovative approach based on the integration of ...;

Pharmaceuticals In The Environment: Current Knowledge And Need Assessment To Reduce Presence And Impact

by IWA Publishing

About 4000 medical compounds are being used in the drugs applied today. It is estimated that worldwide consumption of active compounds amounts to some 100 000 tons or more per year. Consequently, there is a need to highlight the most important questions and issues related to presence of pharmaceuticals in the environment.Pharmaceuticals in the ...;

Integrated Assessment for Water Framework Directive Implementation: Data, Economic and Human Dimension

by IWA Publishing

Integrated Assessment for WFD Implementation: Data, Economic and Human Dimension - Volume 2 is a concrete outcome from the Harmoni-CA concerted action as part of a 4-volume series of Guidance Reports that guide water professionals through the implementation process of the Water Framework Directive, with a focus on the use of ICT-tools (and in ...;

Integrated High Resolution Imaging Radar and Decision Support System for the rehabilitation of WATER PIPElines

by IWA Publishing

Many EU cities are experiencing increasing problems with their water pipeline infrastructure. The cost of replacing these old, worn-out systems, if left to deteriorate beyond repair, is astronomical and clearly beyond the resources of many communities. Replacement, however, is not the only choice as many of these systems can be rehabilitated at 30 ...;

Modelling Aspects of Water Framework Directive Implementation: Volume 1

by IWA Publishing

Modelling Aspects of Water Framework Directive Implementation: Volume 1 is a concrete outcome from the Harmoni-CA concerted action as part of a 4-volume series of Guidance Reports that guide water professionals through the implementation process of the Water Framework Directive, with a focus on the use of ICT-tools (and in particular modelling). ...;

Interstate Water Resource Risk Management: Towards A Sustainable Future for the Aral Basin

by IWA Publishing

This book (the research outcome of the EU-INCO FP6 research project Jayhun: Interstate Water Resource Risk Management: Towards a Sustainable Future for the AralBasin) focuses on and discusses the results of research done on the risk assessment levels associated with relevant regional variables in the Aral Basin and develops a strategy for an ...;

Assessing Infiltration and Exfiltration on the Performance of Urban Sewer Systems

by IWA Publishing

Sewer systems constitute a very significant heritage in European cities. Their structural quality and functional efficiency are key parameters to guarantee the transfer of domestic and industrial wastewater to treatment plants without infiltration nor exfiltration. Infiltration of groundwater is particularly detrimental to treatment plant ...;

The Adaptiveness of IWRM

by IWA Publishing

The Adaptiveness of IWRM provides new insights and knowledge on the challenges and solutions that current water management faces in a situation of complexity and uncertainty.;

DayWater: an Adaptive Decision Support System for Urban Stormwater Management

by IWA Publishing

The European DayWater project has developed a prototype of an Adaptive Decision Support System (ADSS) related to urban stormwater pollution source control.The DayWater ADSS greatly facilitates decision-making for stormwater source control, which is currently impeded by the large number of stakeholders involved and by the necessary ...;

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