waste container Books

  • Geosynthetic Testing for Waste Containment Applications

    26 papers help the reader with the selection, testing, design, and use of geosynthetics. The peer-reviewed volume: • Focuses on the many available geosynthetic material tests that are performed in isolation (index tests) • Contrasts these tests with soil/geosynthetic material tests (performance tests) • Determines if, and what ...

  • Electronic Waste Management

    Electronic waste includes such items as TVs, computers, LCD and plasma displays, and mobile phones, as well as a wide range of household, medical and industrial equipment which are simply discarded as new technologies become available. Huge and growing quantities of waste are discarded every year and this waste contains toxic and carcinogenic ...

  • Universal Waste Handbook

    Does your facility generate any waste batteries, light bulbs, mercury-containing equipment, or pesticides? All personnel who handle these wastes must be trained to manage them in compliance with the regulations and know what to do in an emergency. Moreover, many states classify additional wastes as universal wastes, such as paint, electronic ...

  • Ecotoxicological Characterization of Waste

    The ecotoxicological characterization of waste is part of their assessment as hazardous or non-hazardous according to the European Waste List. Despite its transfer into national law in the waste list ordinance 2001 no methodological recommendations have been provided to cover the hazard criterion (H14 'ecotoxicity') which was taken over from the ...

  • Wastes & Their Treatment; A Directory

    This directory is a joint publication of the UNEP Industry and Environment Office and UNEP's INFOTERRA. The purpose of the directory is to: direct users to sources of information on wastes and their treatment; to provide a select bibliography on the subject. Technologies in waste treatment are constantly evolving. UNEP will revise and expand this ...

  • Waste Management and The Environment IV

    Waste generation is rapidly becoming one of the key problems of the modern world, due to the increasing waste generation rate as well as the complexity of waste composition. Damage to the environment caused by poor waste management can be avoided by implementing environmentally sensitive waste management techniques. Nevertheless, regardless of ...

  • Geotechnical Practice For Waste Disposal

    This book is a comprehensive and authoritative review of the current state of practice for geotechnical specialists working on waste disposal problems. It provides background on general principles, such as contaminant migration in soil, and specific guidelines for analysis and design of new waste containment facilities, waste extraction ...

  • Olive Processing Waste Management

    The book contains a comprehensive review of literature and patent survey concerning olive processing waste. Over 1,000 citations are presented. Wastes considered include olive cultivation solid waste, wastes arising from classical, three- and two-phase olive mills and wastes generated during table olive processing. In addition, information is ...

  • Waste Input-Output Analysis

    The increasing use of input-output analysis (IOA) in Industrial Ecology (IE) for life-cycle assessment (LCA), material flow analysis (MFA), and life-cycle costing (LCC) calls for a self-contained book on IOA that can meet the needs of practitioners without compromising on basic concepts and latest developments. “Waste Input-Output Analysis” ...

  • Hazardous Industrial Waste Treatment

    Increasing demand on industrial capacity has, as an unintended consequence, produced an accompanying increase in harmful and hazardous wastes. Derived from the second edition of the popular Handbook of Industrial and Hazardous Wastes Treatment, Hazardous Industrial Waste Treatment outlines the fundamentals and latest developments in hazardous ...

  • Barrier Systems for Environmental Contaminant Containment and Treatment

    Containment and permeable reactive barriers have come full circle as an acceptable environmental control technology during the past 30 years. As interest shifted back toward containment in the 1990s, the industry found itself relying largely on pre-1980s technology. Fortunately, in the past 10 years important advances have occurred in several ...

  • Advanced Hazardous Waste Management

    This manual answers the most frequently asked questions on hazardous waste from environmental coordinators, compliance officers, managers, waste handlers, and others who need to know how to manage hazardous waste properly. It contains guidance on hazardous waste issues that are not clearly addressed in the federal regulations, providing insight on ...

  • Health Impacts of Waste Management Policies

    This book examines the health effects of waste deposit sites, incinerators and other options for waste management, focusing in particular on the impacts of halogenated hydrocarbons, and byproducts of incineration. These results are linked with waste policy options, of which reviews in four EU countries and the United States are provided. ...

  • Hazardous Waste Regulations for specific state

    The Environmental Protection Agency authorizes the states to enforce hazardous waste regulations that are more stringent than the federal regulations. Environmental Resource Center offers a state-by-state compendium that shows how each state's regulations differ from EPA. You can order compendia for one state, only the states you do business in, ...

  • Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Handbook

    Designed to serve as your primary reference during the 24- and 40-hour hazwoper training course, this manual may also be used as reference on the job site.  This handbook covers emergency response activities including hazard recognition and spill control and containment.  It also covers waste site activities including site ...

  • Training Resource Pack for Hazardous Waste Management in Developing Economies CD-ROM

    This CD-ROM contains supplementary references to the ringbinder with the same ...

  • Proceedings of the 5th (2008) International Conference “Cooperation for Waste Issues”

    The book contains 159 reports of authors from 21 countries and data on authors. 340 pages. A4 book size . The book's price is 28 euros, including ...

  • Defence Nuclear Waste Disposal in Russia: International Perspective

    Significant amounts of liquid and solid radioactive waste have been generated in Russia during the production of nuclear weapons, and there is an urgent need to find suitable ways to manage these wastes in a way that protects both the current population and future generations. This book contains contributions from pure and applied scientists ...

  • Safe Management of Wastes from Health-care Activities

    This handbook provides the first comprehensive guide to the safe and efficient handling, treatment, and disposal of all categories of hazardous waste generated by health-care activities. Although the major emphasis is on waste generated by hospitals, guidelines and advice are also relevant to wastes produced in health centres, research facilities, ...

  • Stabilization and Solidification of Hazardous, Radioactive and Mixed Wastes, 3rd Volume

    Stabilization and solidification (S/S) technologies have been used for decades as a final treatment step prior to the disposal of radioactive and chemically hazardous wastes. STP 1240 provides you with the latest technical exchange of S/S information available from both of these scientific communities. The majority of papers addresses leachability ...

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