Book 2006


Environmental Occurrence, Interactions and Treatment


ISBN: 978-0-387-31114-2 (Print) 978-0-387-31113-5 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-15

    Perchlorate: Challenges and Lessons

  3. Chapter

    Pages 17-47

    The Chemistry of Perchlorate in the Environment

  4. Chapter

    Pages 49-69

    Occurrence and Formation of Non-Anthropogenic Perchlorate

  5. Chapter

    Pages 71-91

    Alternative Causes of Wide-Spread, Low Concentration Perchlorate Impacts to Groundwater

  6. Chapter

    Pages 93-109

    Stable Isotopic Composition of Chlorine and Oxygen in Synthetic and Natural Perchlorate

  7. Chapter

    Pages 111-152

    Recent Developments in Perchlorate Detection

  8. Chapter

    Pages 153-168

    The Ecotoxicology of Perchlorate in the Environment

  9. Chapter

    Pages 169-196

    Perchlorate Toxicity and Risk Assessment

  10. Chapter

    Pages 197-207

    Using Biomonitoring to Assess Human Exposure to Perchlorate

  11. Chapter

    Pages 209-251

    Recent Advances in Ion Exchange for Perchlorate Treatment, Recovery and Destruction

  12. Chapter

    Pages 253-278

    Field Demonstration using Highly Selective, Regenerable Ion Exchange and Perchlorate Destruction Technologies for Water Treatment

  13. Chapter

    Pages 279-295

    The Microbiology of Perchlorate Reduction and its Bioremediative Application

  14. Chapter

    Pages 297-310

    The Biochemistry and Genetics of Microbial Perchlorate Reduction

  15. Chapter

    Pages 311-341

    Field Demonstration of In Situ Perchlorate Bioremediation in Groundwater

  16. Chapter

    Pages 343-372

    Perchlorate Removal by Modified Activated Carbon

  17. Chapter

    Pages 373-387

    Titanium Catalyzed Perchlorate Reduction and Applications

  18. Chapter

    Pages 389-404

    Membrane and Other Treatment Technologies — Pros and Cons

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 405-411