Skip to main content
  • Conference proceedings
  • © 2006

Coal Combustion Byproducts and Environmental Issues

  • Contains significant research from leading scientists within the area of coal and coal combustion products

  • Addresses the major implications and critical issues surrounding coal combustion products and their impact upon the environment

  • Discusses effects of coal combustion within the fields of public health, engineering, energy industry, and a wide realm of environmental science related disciplines

Buying options

eBook USD 149.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-0-387-32177-6
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 199.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 249.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)

This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution.

Table of contents (25 papers)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Production of Coal Combustion Products and Their Potential Uses

      • K. S. Sajwan, T. Punshon, J. C. Seaman
      Pages 3-9
  3. Trace Elements in Flyashes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 59-59
  4. Transport and Leachability of Metals from Coal and Ash Piles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 85-85
    2. Removal of Mercury from Aqueous Streams of Fossil Fuel Power Plants Using Novel Functionalized Nanoporous Sorbents

      • S. V. Mattigod, G. E. Fryxell, X. Feng, K. E. Parker, E. M. Piers
      Pages 99-104
    3. Arsenic and Selenium Speciation in Aged Flue Gas Desulfurization Amended Soil

      • Tracy Punshon, Brian P. Jackson, John C. Seaman, Domy C. Adriano, Joanna Burger
      Pages 114-123
    4. Solute Leaching from Fly Ash Amended Soil Under Varying Degrees of Saturation

      • J. M. Hutchison, J. C. Seaman, B. P. Jackson, S. A. Aburime
      Pages 134-141
    5. Solution Geochemistry Gradients in an Acid Mine Drainage Wetland Substrate

      • A. D. Karathanasis, J. E. Robinson, E. M. D’Angelo
      Pages 142-149

About this book

Coal Combustion Byproducts and Environmental Issues addresses the major implications and critical issues surrounding coal combustion products and their impact upon the environment. It provides essential information for scientists conducting research on coal and coal combustion products, but also serves as a valuable reference for a wide variety of researchers and other professionals in the energy industry and in the fields of public health, engineering, and environmental sciences. The ultimate goal of this volume is to benefit both our economy and our environment as humanity enters the second half of the fossil fuel era.

Keywords

  • Geochemistry
  • Sediment
  • combustion
  • environment
  • land amelioration
  • residue
  • residues
  • soil

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Savannah State University, Savannah, USA

    Kenneth S. Sajwan

  • Institute of Environmental Engineering, Polish Academy of Sciences, Zabrze, Poland

    Irena Twardowska

  • Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, University of Georgia, Aiken, USA

    Tracy Punshon

  • Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Rutgers University, Piscataway, USA

    Tracy Punshon

  • Vegetable and Forage Crops Research Unit, USDA-ARS, Pacific West Area, Prosser, USA

    Ashok K. Alva

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 149.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-0-387-32177-6
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 199.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 249.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)