Advances in Water Treatment and Pollution Prevention


ISBN: 978-94-007-4203-1 (Print) 978-94-007-4204-8 (Online)
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Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-36

    Green Practices to Save Our Precious “Water Resource”

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 37-54

    Water Pathways Through the Ages: From Early Aqueducts to Next Generation of Wastewater Treatment Plants

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 55-64

    The Removal of Illicit Drugs and Metabolites During Wastewater and Drinking Water Treatment

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 65-93

    Removal of Dyes and Pigments from Industrial Effluents

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 95-145

    Heavy Metal Removal Through Biosorptive Pathways

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 147-175

    Mesoporous-Assembled Nanocrystal Photocatalysts for Degradation of Azo Dyes

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 177-200

    Microwave-Assisted Organic Pollutants Degradation

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 201-230

    Direct Flocculation Process for Wastewater Treatment

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 231-265

    Combined Macromolecular Adsorption and Coagulation for Improvement of Membrane Separation in Water Treatment

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 267-302

    Hybrid Sonochemical Treatment of Contaminated Wastewater: Sonophotochemical and Sonoelectrochemical Approaches. Part I: Description of the Techniques

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 303-336

    Hybrid Sonochemical Treatments of Wastewater: Sonophotochemical and Sonoelectrochemical Approaches. Part II: Sonophotocatalytic and Sonoelectrochemical Degradation of Organic Pollutants

  13. Book Chapter

    Pages 337-375

    Nature Is the Answer: Water and Wastewater Treatment by New Natural-Based Agents

  14. Book Chapter

    Pages 377-403

    Polysaccharide-Based Macromolecular Materials for Decolorization of Textile Effluents

  15. Book Chapter

    Pages 405-452

    Wastewater Treatment with Concomitant Bioenergy Production Using Microbial Fuel Cells

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 453-457