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Regional Approaches to Water Pollution in the Environment

  • P. E. Rijtema
  • V. Eliáš

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (ASEN2, volume 20)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. P. E. Rijtema, F. J. E. Van Der Bolt
    Pages 1-20
  3. P. Literathy
    Pages 21-32
  4. V. Novotny
    Pages 33-52
  5. A. Herrmann
    Pages 91-118
  6. E. Pasche, K. Lippert
    Pages 119-138
  7. M. Th. Van Genuchten, J. ŠImůnek
    Pages 139-172
  8. J. Hejzlar, V. Čİžek, K. Forejt, B. Knesl, P. Kavalír, S. Mutl et al.
    Pages 283-312
  9. P. E. Rijtema
    Pages 313-315
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 317-320

About this book

Introduction

Regional Approaches to Water Pollution in the Environment integrates knowledge and experience on pollution problems related to industrial, agricultural and municipal activities and former military sites, with special emphasis on the Black Triangle: the region situated at the borders between North Bohemia, Polish Lower Silesia and South Saxony. Here, some five million inhabitants live in an area of brown coal basins having the highest emissions of sulphuric and nitrogen emission in the whole of Europe. The large-scale damage in this region is due to obsolete technology and insufficient equipment for monitoring emissions. Health effects are severe, and controlling the pollution can only be done at high cost. There is thus a need to exchange knowledge and experience on methods for evaluating the expected effects of measures and purification techniques to remedy ground and surface water pollution.

Keywords

Groundwater Water pollution emissions environment linear optimization pollution transport

Editors and affiliations

  • P. E. Rijtema
    • 1
  • V. Eliáš
    • 2
  1. 1.DLO Winand Staring Centre for Integrated Land, Soil and Water ResearchWageningenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Institute of HydrodynamicsAcademy of Sciences of the Czech RepublicPrahaCzech Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-0345-6
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-6641-9
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-0345-6
  • Series Print ISSN 1389-1839
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