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Municipal refuse. Solid wastes

  • Abfallby ; Martin the

    Wiley 2008; US$ 115.00

    Alle Bände der neuen Reihe bieten eine kompakte Einführung und Übersicht zum Thema "Technischer Umweltschutz". Erfahren Sie hier, welche Verfahren es zur Vermeidung und Verminderung von Emissionen gibt und wie sich umweltgesetzliche Vorschriften eingehalten lassen. Außerdem wird die Einbindung des technischen Umweltschutzes in... more...

  • The Afterlife of Used Thingsby Ariane Fennetaux; Amélie Junqua; Sophie Vasset

    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...

  • Aluminum Recyclingby Mark E. Schlesinger

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 184.95

    Even though over 30% of the aluminum produced worldwide now comes from secondary sources (recycled material), there are few books that cover the recycling process from beginning to end. Meeting the need for a comprehensive treatment of the aluminum recycling process, Aluminum Recycling explores the technology and processing strategies required to... more...

  • Aluminum Recycling, Second Editionby Mark E. Schlesinger

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 189.95

    What makes this book unique is a specific focus on aluminum recovery, rather than just recycling in general. It also offers an integrated discussion of scrap recovery and re-melting operations and includes economic as well as technical elements of recycling. Important topics include a discussion of the scrap aluminum marketplace and how secondary... more...

  • Choosing a New Organization for Management and Disposition of Commercial and Defense High-Level Radioactive Materialsby Lynn E. Davis; Debra Knopman; Michael D. Greenberg; Laurel E. Miller; Abby Doll

    RAND Corporation 2013; US$ 9.95

    Finding ways to safely store and ultimately dispose of nuclear waste remains a matter of considerable debate. This volume describes the steps needed to design a new, single-purpose organization to manage and dispose of commercial and defense high-level radioactive materials and examines three models for such an organization--federal government corporation,... more...

  • Combustion and Incineration Processesby Walter R. Niessen

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 231.00

    In our "throwaway" society, with landfills filled to capacity, interest in incineration- and conversion-based waste management technologies continues to grow. Increasing net waste generation rates within U.S. metropolitan centers, skyrocketing transportation costs for waste hauling, and the enticement of increased electrical revenues from "green"... more...

  • Combustion and Incineration Processesby Walter R. Niessen

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 219.95

    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 advances... more...

  • Compost Science and Technologyby L.F. Diaz; M. de Bertoldi; W. Bidlingmaier

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 200.00

    Composting is a widely used biological process for the management of some wastes produced in communities and agricultural activities, which have experienced substantial growth during the last few years. Because this and the knowledge of composting has increased, the number of composting facilities has increased tremendously, especially in some European... more...

  • Cradle to Cradleby William McDonough; Michael Braungart

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2010; US$ 28.99

    A manifesto for a radically different philosophy and practice of manufacture and environmentalism "Reduce, reuse, recycle" urge environmentalists; in other words, do more with less in order to minimize damage. As William McDonough and Michael Braungart argue in their provocative, visionary book, however, this approach perpetuates a one-way, "cradle... more...

  • Das neue Kreislaufwirtschaftsgesetz - Das ändert sich für Sie!by Johannes Klausen

    Verlagsgruppe Hüthig Jehle Rehm 2012; US$ 41.53

    Das ebook zeigt, welche Änderungen die Abfallwirtschaft durch das neue Kreislaufwirtschaftsgesetz (KrWG) erfährt und hilft dem Abfallbeauftragten im Betrieb, sein Abfallmanagement auf die neuen Vorschriften hin zu überprüfen und umzustellen. Zusätzlich sind KrWG, KrW-/AbfG, BefErlV und weitere Gesetze und Verordnungen im Wortlaut enthalten, die durch... more...