Handbook of Pollution Control and Waste Minimisation
Edited by Abbas Ghassemi
This book, volume 8 in the series Civil and Environmental
Engineering, details the legal, organisational, hierarchical, and
environmental components of pollution prevention and waste reduction. It
illustrates the fundamental concepts of pollution prevention making it of value
to . chemical, process, civil, and industrial engineers; environmental and soil
scientists; hazardous and industrial waste specialists as well as advanced
Hardcover 536 pages, Illustrated ISBN 9780824705817
role of pollution prevention in waste management/environmental restoration;
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the waste management hierarchy;
legislation and regulatory issues;
information systems for proactive environmental management;
European policies for waste management.
Part 2 Fundamentals: energy conservation;
macroscopic balance equations;
Part 3 Methodology: novel materials and processes for pollution prevention and control in the mining industry;
monitoring in situ electrochemical sensors;
using roadmaps in pollution prevention;
pollution prevention and DFE.
Part 4 Life cycle: pollution prevention and life-cycle analysis;
application of life-cycle assessment.
Part 5 Risk and decision: risk-based pollution control and waste minimization concepts;
elements of multi-criteria decision making; environmental considerations and computer process design.
Part 6 Case studies: minimization and use of coal combustion by-products (CCBs) - concepts and applications.
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: atmosphere and air pollution
: environmental science
: process engineering
: soil science
: waste treatment
: water science