waste handling Books

  • Transboundary Restriction on Solid Waste Flow (2003)

    Recounting 25 Years of Flow Control Litigation!The compilation illustrates the full range of legal issues under the Commerce Clause:market participation; overt and subtle discrimination; and evenhanded measures that may be benign or burdensome. For convenient use, the decisions are arranged chronologically, and are grouped within broad catgories ...

  • Response to Marine Oil Pollution - Review and Assessment

    Response to Marine Oil Pollution - Review and Assessment is the essential source book, now updated, for all involved in marine oil pollution consequences and response. It covers policy, planning and operations, and provides technical assessment of the true nature of the problem, of the means to maximise the performance of current techniques ...

  • 40th Annual Solid Waste Exposition (WASTECON) Proceedings (2002) - HC or CD

    Topics covered at the 40th Annual Solid Waste Exposition include: Buying Recycled; Collection; Communications Education & Marketing; Contracting for Solid Waste Services; Emerging Legal Trends in Waste Management; International MSW Practice and Solutions; Landfill Gas Control; Landfill Gas Utilization; Landfill Management; Planning and Management; ...

  • Operating Large Scale Membrane Bioreactors for Municipal Wastewater Treatment

    During the last decade membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology has grown up to be state of the art in municipal wastewater treatment. Since 1999 the Erftverband has designed, tendered and commissioned three MBR for municipal wastewater treatment in Germany, with capacities from 3,000 to 45,000 m³/d. The Erftverband was one of the pioneers in the full ...

  • European Directory of Hazardous Waste Management 1993/94

    This new directory presents a database of significant companies, throughout Europe, which provide equipment or services for the management of hazardous waste. The directory provides what is perhaps the first compendium of the hazardous waste management industry, from multinationals to small, niche-market specialists. Which are the major ...

  • Combustion and Incineration Processes, Third Edition,

    Covering each aspect of an incineration facility, from contaminant receipt and storage to stack discharge and dispersion, this reference explores the operation and evaluation of incineration systems for hazardous and non-hazardous gaseous, liquid, sludge, and solid wastes. Highlighting breakthroughs in air pollution control, the book discusses ...

  • Pollution Prevention: Reducing Waste In The Workplace (Handbook)

    This helpful handbook will help train employees in specific waste-reduction techniques.This handbook helps train employees in specific waste-reduction techniques. Material handling, inventory control, equipment operation and waste collection are discussed. Number of pages can vary though most handbooks are 16 pages in length and include a tear-out ...

  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Kit - VHS

    The EPA and most states have included storm water pollution prevention training as a standard condition in their storm water discharge permits. These permits often require annual training for 'personnel responsible for implementing activities identified in the storm water pollution prevention plan or otherwise responsible for storm water ...

  • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Kit - DVD format

    The EPA and most states have included storm water pollution prevention training as a standard condition in their storm water discharge permits. These permits often require annual training for 'personnel responsible for implementing activities identified in the storm water pollution prevention plan or otherwise responsible for storm water ...

  • Emergency Characterization of Unknown Materials

    Deliberately, accidentally, or consequentially, first responders and waste site workers handle unknown substances of varying degrees of danger every day.  Unidentified chemicals involved with clandestine production of WMD agents or drugs, explosive materials, unlabeled waste, and forensic samples all pose a threat to the worker and those they ...

  • Analysis of Risks Associated with Nuclear Submarine Decommissioning, Dismantling and Disposal

    A great number of nuclear submarines are due to be decommissioned before 2000. The political decisions surrounding the disposal of nuclear compartments, radioactive wastes and spent fuel differ appreciably between the countries that own the boats. The decision makers involved thus need help in comparing and assessing alternative options for ...

  • Analysis of Risks Associated with Nuclear Submarine Decommissioning, Dismantling and Disposal

    A great number of nuclear submarines are due to be decommissioned before 2000. The political decisions surrounding the disposal of nuclear compartments, radioactive wastes and spent fuel differ appreciably between the countries that own the boats. The decision makers involved thus need help in comparing and assessing alternative options for ...

  • Can a City Be Sustainable? (State of the World)

    Cities are the world’s future. Today, more than half of the global population—3.7 billion people—are urban dwellers, and that number is expected to double by 2050. There is no question that cities are growing; the only debate is over how they will grow. Will we invest in the physical and social infrastructure necessary for ...

  • Nuclear Submarine Decommissioning and Related Problems

    The end of the Cold War has led to an acceleration in the decommissioning of the world's nuclear submarine fleet. Russian vessels, in particular, are being taken rapidly out of service and this surge of vessels has in many cases far exceeded the capacity of the available decommissioning facilities in Russia. Severe problems exist in areas ...

  • Biotechnology for the Environment: Soil Remediation

    At the dawn of the 21st century, biotechnology is emerging as a key enabling technology for sustainable environmental protection and stewardship. Biotechnology for the Environment: Soil Remediation offers a state-of-the-art account of environmental biotechnology both in emerging and in more mature technological applications of soil remediation and ...

  • Advanced Instrumentation, Data Interpretation, and Control of Biotechnological Processes

    The scope of the field of biotechnological processes is very wide, covering such processes as fermentations for production of high-valued specialist chemicals (e.g. pharmaceuticals), high-volume production of foods and feeds (e.g. yoghurt, cheese, beer), as well as biological waste treatment, handling solid (composting), liquid (activated ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • RCRA Practice Manual, The, Second Edition

    This updated edition of The RCRA Practice Manual is a comprehensive yet easy-to-use guide to an extraordinarily complex area of environmental law. This practice-oriented book focuses on the 'cradle-to-grave' program for managing hazardous wastes under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). The RCRA program regulates the handling of ...

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