Hazardous Waste Monitoring Books

  • ADR 2009 - European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road

    This Agreement which aims at increasing the safety of international transport by road, deals with the conditions of transport of dangerous goods (including dangerous wastes) by road.Transporting dangerous goods by road is a potentially hazardous environmental issue. ADR—European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods ...

  • The Economics of Hazardous Waste and Contaminated Land

    Professor Sigman has selected the most authoritative previously published papers for this pathbreaking collection. This timely book examines private decision-making and government policy for the management of hazardous waste, the clean-up of contaminated land and the redevelopment of brownfield sites. Issues explored include the success of ...

  • Solid Waste: Assessment, Monitoring and Remediation

    This book covers a broad group of wastes, from biowaste to hazardous waste, but primarily the largest (by mass and volume) group of wastes that are not hazardous, but also are not inert, and are problematic for three major reasons: (1) they are difficult to manage because of their volume: usually they are used in civil engineering as a common fill ...

  • Federal Toxics Program Commentary

    This publication offers easy access to all hazardous waste and toxics legislation at a national level. It provides a thorough discussion by topic of federal laws and regulations, and indicates the areas in which states may have their own programs. Appendices are included with contact information for the agencies that implement state programs in a ...

  • Toxics Program Commentaries (California, New Jersey, Texas)

    This publication offers easy access to all hazardous waste and toxics legislation at a national level. It provides a thorough discussion by topic of federal laws and regulations, and indicates the areas in which states may have their own programs. Appendices are included with contact information for the agencies that implement state programs in a ...

  • Waste Testing and Quality Assurance

    Follows the progress and major developments in waste testing, environmental monitoring, and related quality assurance. 33 papers highlight: • waste and environmental media sampling• property and hazard assessment• chemical and biological analysis• estimating migration of hazardous constituents from wastes• analytical ...

  • Waste Testing and Quality Assurance: Third Volume

    Third in a series, STP 1075 covers new technology, methods, and quality assurance procedures for waste management. Though the 429-page volume focuses on problems related to hazardous waste management and contaminated site cleanup, the methodology and practices are applicable to all forms of envionrmental monitoring and material characterization. ...

  • Hazardous and Industrial Waste Management and Testing

    Papers are divided into four areas: analysis of wastes and waste disposal sites; amelioration of wastes in the disposal environment; waste as resource; and international perspectives on waste ...

  • Hazardous Solid Waste Testing

    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 ...

  • Quality Control in Remedical Site Investigations: Hazardous and Industrial Waste Testing

    STP 925 presents a state-of-the-art review of current methods to collect, prepare, and analyze samples. It also provides the results of a massive effort to review the quality control/quality assurance of the laboratories performing analysis under the ...

  • Hazardous and Industrial Solid Waste Testing

    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 ...

  • Advances in Social Science Research Using R

    This book covers recent advances for quantitative researchers with practical examples from social sciences. The twelve chapters written by distinguished authors cover a wide range of issues--all providing practical tools using the free R software. McCullough: R can be used for reliable statistical computing, whereas most statistical and ...

  • Environmental Monitoring and Biodiagnostics of Hazardous Contaminants

    The fourth International Symposium of the International Society for Environmental Biotechnology was held on the campus of Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, on June 20-25, 1998, with an attendance of several hundred people. This meeting included technical presentations of state-of-the-art research which were integrated with ...

  • Environmental Communication. Second Edition

    Environmental professionals can no longer simply publish research in technical journals. Informing the public is now a critical part of the job. Environmental Communication demonstrates, step by step, how it’s done, and is an essential guide for communicating complex information to groups not familiar with scientific material. It addresses the ...

  • Essential Injustice

    Increasingly, legal institutions cannot resolve disputes over the siting of hazardous waste facilities. One reason for the impasse between developers, regulators, and opponents is the inability to establish a fair distribution of environmental burdens. Since justice is a key element of resolving environmental and land use disputes, 'Essential ...

  • 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 ...

  • Public Natural Resources Law, 2d (Environmental Law Series)

    A basic reference for attorneys dealing with complex legal issues involving federal lands or resources. It covers federal land use planning and the latest legislative, regulatory, and case law developments affecting the law of federal management and allocation of our natural ...

  • The Waste and the Backyard

    Controversies concerning the siting of facilities for the disposal and treatment of hazardous but also domestic waste are widespread in all of the industrialized countries. The paradoxical situation of projects that are needed for environmental reasons and are opposed on environmental grounds has been addressed by scholars and by ...

  • Both Sides of the Border

    This volume complements Shared Space: Rethinking the U.S.-Mexico Border Environment, edited by Lawrence Herzog and Environmental Management on North America's Borders, edited by Richard Kiy and John Wirth. This volume expands the range of issues addressed in previous volumes as well as focuses on comprehensive assessments of cooperative efforts of ...

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