Industrial Shredders Books

  • Replacing Common Core: Choices and Tradeoffs

    The coerced adoption of Common Core State Standards (CCSS) by 46 states across the United States, often without public input, has generated tremendous controversy, concern, and efforts to repeal the ...

  • Automotive Lubricant Testing and Additive Development

    Twelve peer-reviewed papers focus on both the chemical and tribological aspects of automotive lubricant testing and additive development. In order to help the automotive industry meet lower emission standards, higher fuel economy goals, and longer drain intervals associated with a minimization of any adverse environmental effects, the petroleum ...

  • Towards empowered participation: stories and reflections

    The aim of this special issue is to critically reflect on those rarely-discussed elements of processes that are disempowering to those with least power. Problems include those that are political – such as when the outputs threaten to undermine a pre-conceived institutional objective, or methodological – often organisers are not even aware that ...

  • Scrap Tire Derived Geomaterials - Opportunities and Challenges: IW-TDGM 2007 - International workshop, held March 23-24

    Geomaterials derived from scrap tires continue to receive increased attention. These materials are now recognized as a suitable and alternative geomaterial, since they provide cost-effective solutions to many practical problems. This book presents current research and describes the latest advances in this promising field. It reflects the ...

  • Guide to Friction, Wear, and Erosion Testing

    No other book provides the details of how to conduct tribotests, including their implications, how to avoid pitfalls, and which are most useful. This manual describes the many manifestations of friction wear and erosion and suggests specific tests that can be used to address problems. It gives guidance in determining if bench tests are ...

  • Restoration and Management of Lakes and Reservoirs, Third Edition

    It has been more than ten years since the last edition of the bestselling Restoration and Management of Lakes and Reservoirs. In that time, lake and reservoir management and restoration technologies have evolved and an enhanced version of this standard resource is long overdue. Completely revised and updated, the third edition continues the ...

  • Risk assessment of Vibrio vulnificus in raw oysters. Interpretative summary and technical report (En)

    Series: Microbiological Risk Assessment SeriesVibrio vulnificus is one of three pathogenic Vibrio spp. on which FAO and WHO have undertaken risk assessment work. This pathogen is associated primarily with raw oysters but can occur in a variety of seafood products. As well as causing gastrointestinal illness, V. vulnificus can cause primary ...

  • Protective Gloves for Occupational Use

    Completely updated to reflect the continued importance of protective gloves to occupational health, this second edition of a standard-setting book provides state-of-the-art information on glove materials, the manufacture of gloves, how to perform testing of gloves, and glove performance according to standardized technical methods in vivo.The ...

  • Implementing decentralisation in Mali: the experiences of two rural municipalities in southern Mali

    Decentralisation became a reality in rural Mali in 1999, when years of political negotiation, work designing and formulating a legal and institutional framework and nationwide preparation culminated in municipal elections across the country. This institutional reform will still be in its early stages when the municipal councils complete their ...

  • Protection from Bloodborne Pathogens

    Defines BBPs and explains what is contained in an exposure control plan. Employees will learn about the importance of wearing and maintaining PPE, using universal precautions, and practicing good housekeeping on the job. (44 ...

  • Hydraulic Failure Analysis: Fluids, Components, and System Effects

    41 papers provide a comprehensive overview of the problems and new technologies in hydraulic systems associated with hydraulic fluids and their interaction with component design, component metallurgy, and the design of the hydraulic system itself. Six sections cover: Theory, Mechanism and Simulation • Failure Analysis • Materials • ...

  • Communication in extension. A teaching and learning guide (En )

    Communication in extension plays an important role in technology transfer, whereas many field extension workers are poorly trained in this particular area as well as in the development of educational materials. This publication was prepared as a teaching and learning guide to be used in the pre-service and in-service education of extension staff, ...

  • Wear Processes in Manufacturing

    Wear Processes in Manufacturing (STP 1362) is the first publication of its kind to feature the most current research on manufacturing-associated wear problems, including machinability. Leading researchers in the field present 11 comprehensive papers covering the following areas: Abrasion in Ceramic Grinding -- One paper examines the two-body ...

  • Effect of Surface Coatings and Treatments on Wear

    The only publication of its kind to feature the latest research on hard coating tribological behavior. In addition to a comprehensive overview of surface treatment and coating processes, as well as numerous wear processes, this unique volume presents cutting-edge information on: • Self-lubricating ceramic coatings • The impact of laser ...

  • Effects of Mechanical Stiffness and Vibration on Wear

    The most current data available on the impact of vibrations and stiffness on test apparatus and machine wear. This comprehensive volume includes wide-ranging examples of machine wear, current experimental and analysis techniques to investigate these effects, as well as an extensive bibliography on the subject. Specific areas addressed: • How ...

  • Fatigue Testing of Weldments

    A state-of-the-art publication discussing the factors that influence fatigue behavior of weldments; fatigue testing of simple elements -- unnotched, notched, and pre-cracked, and fracture mechanics concepts as related to fatigue crack growth behavior of ...

  • Ecology of the Acanthocephala

    Acanthocephalans, or spiny-headed worms, are endoparasites found in almost all marine, freshwater and terrestrial systems. They infect a huge range of definitive and intermediate hosts, during their life cycles, including both vertebrates and arthropods. This volume examines the distribution and abundance of the Acanthocephala, and uses this ...

  • Indoor Cranes: Safe Lifting Operations (Video)

    Specifically designed for non-licensed operators to give them the knowledge they need to safely operate several types of cranes. This program is specifically designed for non-licensed operators to give them the knowledge they need to safely operate several types of cranes. It covers:Pre-operation safety inspection Rigging techniquesLifting and ...

  • Mapping the Diversity of Nature

    This book presents up-to-date biological species mapping techniques that are being used in many different parts of the world by those at the forefront of conservation and development activities. It brings together for the first time some of the most pre-eminent participants in this exciting area. It presents details of the harnessing of new ...

  • Intelligent Life in the Universe

    This book addresses all scientists and others interested in the origins, development and fate of intelligent species in the observable part of our universe. In particular, the author scrutinizes what kind of information about extraterrestrial intelligent life can be inferred from our own biological, cultural and scientific evolution and the likely ...

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