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  • Ecotoxicological Diagnosis in the Tanning Industryby Mwinyikione Mwinyihija

    Springer 2010; US$ 149.00

    The primary focus in this book is to identify the ecotoxicological impacts related to the tanning industry on terrestrial and aquatic systems. The research incorporated both field related and laboratory based techniques in the experimental design to address the underlying environmental problems in the tanning sector. First, the study aimed to investigate... more...

  • Sulphur-Assisted Corrosion in Nuclear Disposal Systems (EFC 59)by D. Féron; B. Kursten; F. Druyts

    The Institute of Materials. Minerals and Mining 2011; US$ 192.00

    This publication represents the proceedings of the international workshop on Sulphur-Assisted Corrosion in Nuclear Waste Disposal Systems (SACNUC2008) which aimed to provide an exchange of information on the influence of sulphur species on the corrosion of metallic barriers. more...

  • Nitrosamines in Rubberby Bryan G. Willoughby

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 1997; US$ 180.00

    The rubber industry faces increasingly stringent requirements for the control of nitrosamines, whilst environmentalists probe ever deeper seemingly to find these carcinogens almost anywhere. In accepting that nitrosamines can be by-products of it’s manufacturing chemistry, the rubber industry has already started to address the possibilities for... more...

  • Rubber Fume - Ingredient / Emission Relationshipsby Bryan G. Willoughby

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 1994; US$ 279.00

    This comprehensive review covers the Rapra Vulcanisation Fume Project - a unique study analysing cure volatiles from a suite of formulations using a common pool of ingredients. The experiments were conducted under strict laboratory control, using the Rapra Gas Transfer Mould, and the analytical findings are presented, discussed, and where appropriate... more...

  • Biological Sludge Minimization and Biomaterials/Bioenergy Recovery Technologiesby Etienne Paul; Yu Liu

    Wiley 2012; US$ 115.00

    A comprehensive guide to sludge management, reuse, and disposal When wastewater is treated, reducing organic material to carbon dioxide, water, and bacterial cells—the cells are disposed of, producing a semisolid and nutrient-rich byproduct called sludge. The expansion in global population and industrial activity has turned the production... more...

  • Radioactive Wasteby Christian Streffer

    Springer 2011; US$ 139.00

    Radioactive waste (above all highly radioactive wastes from nuclear installations) caused by research, medicine and technology must be disposed of safely. However both the strategies disputed for the disposal of radioactive waste as well as concrete proposals for choosing a location for final waste disposal are highly debatable. An appropriate disposal... more...

  • Defence Sitesby C. Clark; C. A. Brebbia

    WIT Press 2012; US$ 258.00

    The conference encourages the presentation of case studies, highlighting examples of good practices that can help to transfer knowledge between different partners across the world. The papers in this book are grouped in the following subject areas: Milita more...

  • e Disposal of Radioactive Wastes in the Metropolitan St. Louis Areaby Denise DeGarmo

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2006; US$ 149.95

    This book seeks to provide an examination of the history and consequences of the atomic legacy of St. Louis and the Metro-East by appealing to historians, WWII enthusiasts, environmentalists, as well as individuals interested in domestic and international nuclear policy. Dating back to the beginning of the “Atomic Age,” 2.5 million cubic... more...

  • Nuclear Waste Management and Legitimacyby Mats Andrén

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 140.00

    Nuclear technology places special demands on society and both nuclear weapons and nuclear energy for peaceful purposes require a large measure of security and monitoring at the international level. This book focuses on nuclear waste management, which can work in democratic countries only if viewed as legitimate by the population. This book posits... more...

  • Not Here, Not There, Not Anywhereby Daniel J. Sherman

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    In 1979, provoked by the Three Mile Island nuclear accident, governors of states hosting disposal facilities for low-level radioactive waste (LLRW) refused to accept additional shipments. The resulting shortage of disposal sites for wastes spurred Congress to devolve responsibility for establishing new, geographically diffuse LLRW disposal sites to... more...