Handbook of environmental management and technology / Gwendolyn Burke, Ben Ramnarine Singh, Louis Theodore

Author(s): Burke, Gwendolyn, 1963-
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Subjects: Pollution
Environmental management
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 2nd ed
Published: New York : John Wiley, c2000
LC Classification: T, TD
Table of Contents: Preface
I. Introduction to the Issues 1
1. Environmental Management Overview 3
2. International Environmental Concerns 7
3. Multimedia Analyses 25
4. Regulatory Framework 35
5. Mobile and Stationary Sources of Pollution 53
II. Air Pollution Management Issues 63
6. Atmospheric Dispersion 65
7. Air Pollution Control Equipment 81
8. Greenhouse Effect and Global Warming 103
9. Acid Rain 121
10. Indoor Air Quality 137
11. Noise Pollution 157
III. Water Pollution Management Issues 169
12. Water Pollution Modeling and Control 171
13. Municipal Wastewater Treatment 201
14. Industrial Wastewater Treatment 217
IV. Solid and Radioactive Waste Management Issues 237
15. Municipal Waste Management 239
16. Medical Waste Management 253
17. Asbestos 271
18. Used Oil 285
19. Radioactive Waste Management 303
V. Hazardous Waste Management Issues 317
20. Hazardous Waste Incineration 319
21. Small Quantity Generators 337
22. Household Hazardous Waste 353
23. Superfund 369
24. Underground Storage Tanks 387
25. Metals 413
VI. Pollution Prevention 425
26. Pollution Prevention Approaches 427
27. Domestic Solutions 443
28. Waste Reduction 461
29. Energy Conservation 475
30. Architectural Considerations 487
VII. Additional Environmental Concerns and Management Considerations 497
31. Electromagnetic Fields 499
32. Monitoring Methods 509
33. Health and Safety 529
34. Accident and Emergency Management 555
35. Environmental Training 573
36. Economic Considerations 583
VIII. New Technologies and Approaches 595
37. Bioremediation 597
38. Soil Vapor Extraction 615
39. Biofiltration 639
IX. Risk-Related Topics 651
40. Risk-Based Decision Making 653
41. Environmental Risk Assessment 661
42. Health Risk Assessment 677
43. Hazard Risk Assessment 687
44. Environmental Communication 697
X. Recent Developments 717
45. Iso 14000 719
46. Environmental Audits 731
47. Environmental Ethics 751
48. Environmental Justice 761
App. A. Environmental Organizations 779
App. B. EPA and State Contacts 783
App. C. EPA Hazardous Waste Numbers for Waste Streams Commonly Generated by Small-Quantity Generators 789
Index 795
Additional Authors: Singh, Ben
Theodore, Louis
Notes: LCCN: 99043061
ISBN: 0471349100
"Wiley-Interscience."
Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description: xii, 806 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm
OCLC Number: 42038074
ISBN/ISSN: 0471349100

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