Solid Waste Books

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Hazardous and Industrial Solid Waste Testing

by ASTM International

Twenty-four papers examine the following subjects: thermal treatment; hazard degrees, health effects, and risk assessment; waste characterization; extraction of extracts and leachates; landfill/land farm simulation; and sampling of residues and sites.;

Power Generation from Solid Fuels

by Springer

Power Generation from Solid Fuels introduces the different technologies to produce heat and power from solid fossil (hard coal, brown coal) and renewable (biomass, waste) fuels, such as combustion and gasification, steam power plants and combined cycles etc. The book discusses technologies with regard to their efficiency, emissions, operational ...;

Hazardous and Industrial Solid Waste Minimization Practices

by ASTM International

This practical guide cites actual experiences in waste minimization, and describes to waste disposal as well as how to minimize environmental impact. 17 peer reviewed papers cover: general managerial practices; waste minimization audits; solvent recovery, used oil recovery; and miscellaneous separation and utilization practices.;

Hazardous Solid Waste Testing

by ASTM International

The first in a series of publications provides a basis for new methodology in the testing of industrial solid wastes. This publication is one of the first technical testing manuals for identifying and characterizing hazardous solid wastes in terms of disposal options. The book is divided into five areas: • Laboratory Extractions and Leaching ...;

Hazardous and Industrial Solid Waste Testing

by ASTM International

Second in a series, the purpose of this book is to describe new and improved means of evaluating hazardous and industrial solid wastes in terms of both hazard degree and disposal options.;

Encyclopedia of Soil Science

by Springer

Soil as the basis of civilization, is the most important resource of the solid earth that we use. It is the source of most of our food and fiber, much of our building materials, and the repository of most of our wastes. Over the last 10,000 years we have learned to manipulate it for our purposes to such a degree that our ecological footprint has ...;

Encyclopedia of Soil Science

by Springer

Soil as the basis of civilization, is the most important resource of the solid earth that we use. It is the source of most of our food and fiber, much of our building materials, and the repository of most of our wastes. Over the last 10,000 years we have learned to manipulate it for our purposes to such a degree that our ecological footprint has ...;

Solid Waste Management and Recycling

by Springer

This book is for practising professionals and academics working in urban planning and international development: international project staff, trainers, urban development researchers and teaching staff in universities and polytechnics. Solid Waste Management and Recycling is unique in that it: -utilizes an 'integrated solid waste management ...;

Environmental Data Management

by Springer

Two basic tools for integrated management of the environment are modeling and environmental data. Both tools were available and valid in the past; however, the recent requirements for integrated environmental management have also led to a significant evolution of both modeling procedures and data management systems. Regarding these advances, ...;

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