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Industrial and factory sanitation

  • Cleanup of Chemical and Explosive Munitionsby Richard Albright

    Elsevier Science 2008; US$ 145.00

    Unexploded military ordnance and toxic chemicals, some dating back to World War I, are a worldwide concern, especially at closed military bases that will be redeveloped for housing or civilian use. In Europe and Asia, many munitions sites are former battlegrounds; in Russia and its former territories, sites are used for storage and waste disposal.... more...

  • Cleanup of Chemical and Explosive Munitionsby Richard Albright

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 149.00

    Unexploded military ordnance and toxic chemicals, some dating back to the two World Wars, are a global concern, especially when former military bases are redeveloped for housing or other civilian uses. Internationally, there are the added challenges of cleanup of battlegrounds and minefields. Experts estimate that the United States alone could spend... more...

  • Deep Geological Disposal of Radioactive Wasteby W. R. Alexander; Linda McKinley

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 190.00

    This book presents a critical review of designing, siting, constructing and demonstrating the safety and environmental impact of deep repositories for radioactive wastes. It is structured to provide a broad perspective of this multi-faceted, multi-disciplinary topic: providing enough detail for a non-specialist to understand the fundamental principles... more...

  • The Science and Technology of Industrial Water Treatmentby Zahid Amjad

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 159.95

    Mineral scale deposits, corrosion, suspended matter, and microbiological growth are factors that must be controlled in industrial water systems. Research on understanding the mechanisms of these problems has attracted considerable attention in the past three decades as has progress concerning water treatment additives to ameliorate these concerns.... more...

  • Nuclear Waste Management and Legitimacyby Mats Andrén

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 140.00

    This book focuses on nuclear waste management, which can work in democratic countries only if viewed as legitimate by the population. This book posits the inability of democracies to establish such legitimacy as an explanation for the current absence of public policy decisions that can identify a solution. The problems are such that they can be resolved... more...

  • Waste Management for the Food Industriesby Ioannis S. Arvanitoyannis

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 205.00

    * Thoroughly examines the most prevalent and most polluting industries such as Meat, Fish, Dairy, Olive Oil, Juice and Wine industries * Includes synoptical tables [methods employed, physicochemical or microbiological parameters altered after treatment etc] and comparative figures of the effectiveness of various waste management methods * Contains... more...

  • Waste Management in the Chemical and Petroleum Industriesby Alireza Bahadori

    Wiley 2013; US$ 155.00

    The global chemical and petroleum industries have always had the challenge of disposing of chemical wastes, by-products, and residuals, but with traditional techniques such as deep well injection and incineration proving flawed, the need for disposal by legal, safe and economically effective means has never been greater. Increasingly, the need to... more...

  • Comprehensive chemical kineticsby Clement H. Bamford

    Elsevier Science 1991; US$ 72.95

    This book has been written by a group of mathematicians and chemists whose common interest is in the complex dynamics of catalytic reactions. Based on developments in mathematical chemistry, a general theory is described that allows the investigation of the relationships between the kinetic characteristics of complex reactions and their detailed reaction... more...

  • Radioactive Wasteby Frans Berkhout

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 81.95

    Radioactive Waste provides a detailed historical account of the policy and practice of radwaste management in Britain, Sweden and the Federal Republic of Germany. In their differing approaches, these three countries define the parameters of civil nuclear strategy in Europe. The comparative analysis of the evolution of policy clarifies the context of... more...