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- McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 150.00
An in-depth guide to reverse osmosis desalination This Water Environment Federation and WateReuse Association publication provides comprehensive information on the planning and engineering of brackish and seawater desalination projects for municipal water supplies. After a brief overview of widely used desalination technologies, Desalination Engineering... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 200.00
Approximately 77 percent of the freshwater used in the United States comes from surface-water sources and is subject to natural organic matter contamination according to the United States Geological Survey. This presents a distinct challenge to water treatment engineers. An essential resource to the latest breakthroughs in the characterization, treatment... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2002; US$ 75.00
Confidence among both technical experts and the public in the safety of deep geologic repositories for radioactive waste is a key element in the successful development of the repositories. This report presents the approaches and arguments that are currently used in OECD countries to establish and communicate confidence in their safety. It evaluates... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2001; US$ 161.00
GEOTRAP is the OECD/NEA Project on Radionuclide Migration in Geologic, Heterogeneous Media carried out in the context of site evaluation and safety assessment of deep repository systems for long-lived radioactive waste. Performance assessment of proposed waste disposal sites requires models of radionuclide transport through the geosphere. To be used... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 149.95
The world?s fresh water supplies are dwindling rapidly?even wastewater is now considered an asset. By 2025, most of the world's population will be facing serious water stresses and shortages. Aquananotechnology: Global Prospects breaks new ground with its informative and innovative introduction of the application of nanotechnology to the remediation... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
Recycling is not a concept that is usually applied to the eighteenth century. ?The environment? may not have existed as a notion then, yet practices of re-use and transformation obviously shaped the early-modern world. Still, this period of booming commerce and exchange was also marked by scarcity and want. This book reveals the fascinating variety... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 120.00
Recent years have witnessed a fundamental change in the way governments approach energy-related environmental issues. In recognition of this change and in preparation for the Ninth Conference of the Parties (COP-9) meeting under the U.N. Climate Convention in Milan, Italy from 1 to 12 December 2003, the IEA has prepared this publication on... more...
- Springer-Verlag New York Inc 2006; US$ 179.00
Contains 38 technical papers, covering a wide range of environmental issues. This book includes discussions on Bioremediation; Chemical Oxidation; Heavy Metals; MTBE; Phytoremediation; Radiation; Regulatory and Legal issues; Remediation; Risk Based Cleanup; and Site Assessment. more...
- Wiley 2009; US$ 240.00
With the quality of indoor air ranking highly in our lives, this second, completely, revised edition now includes 12 completely new chapters addressing both chemical and analytical aspects of organic pollutants. Sources of indoor air pollutants, measurement and detection as well as evaluation are covered filling the gap in the literature caused by... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 112.00
This volume provides a state-of-the-art report on the modelling of aqueous-solid solution systems by the combined use of chemical thermodynamics and experimental and computational techniques. These systems are ubiquitous in nature and therefore intrinsic to the understanding and quantification of radionuclide containment and retardation processes present... more...