Biosolids Engineering and Management

  • Lawrence K. Wang
  • Nazih K. Shammas
  • Yung-Tse Hung

Part of the Handbook of Environmental Engineering book series (HEE, volume 7)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Nazih K. Shammas, Lawrence K. Wang
    Pages 1-64
  3. Omotayo S. Amuda, An Deng, Abass O. Alade, Yung-Tse Hung
    Pages 65-119
  4. Nazih K. Shammas, Azni Idris, Katayon Saed, Yung-Tse Hung, Lawrence K. Wang
    Pages 121-150
  5. Lawrence K. Wang
    Pages 151-192
  6. Nazih K. Shammas, Lawrence K. Wang
    Pages 193-272
  7. Nazih K. Shammas, Lawrence K. Wang
    Pages 273-342
  8. Lawrence K. Wang, Nazih K. Shammas, Gregory Evanylo
    Pages 343-414
  9. Puangrat Kajitvichyanukul, Jirapat Ananpattarachai, Omotayo S. Amuda, Abbas O. Alade, Yung-Tse Hung, Lawrence K. Wang
    Pages 415-442
  10. Kok-Leng Tay, James Osborne, Lawrence K. Wang
    Pages 443-477
  11. Walter R. Niessen
    Pages 479-605
  12. Mingming Lu, Yu-Ming Zheng
    Pages 607-645
  13. Nazih K. Shammas, Lawrence K. Wang
    Pages 647-690
  14. Nazih K. Shammas, Lawrence K. Wang
    Pages 691-743
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 745-800

About this book

Introduction

Over the last 30 years, pollution and its effects on the environment have emerged as leading topics of interest. The desire for positive action to restore and protect the environment is growing worldwide. How serious are particular types of pollution? Is technology currently available to abate pollution? And do the costs of abatement justify the degree of abatement achieved? In the series, Handbook of Environmental Engineering, these questions are answered for the three basic forms of pollution and waste: gas, solid and liquid. Volume 7 in the series, Biosolids Engineering and Management, is a collection of methods of practical design, calculation and numerical examples that illustrate how organized, analytical reasoning can lead to the discovery of clear, direct solutions, especially in the areas of biosolids management, treatment, disposal and beneficial use. The book’s distinguished panel of authors provides insight into a range of topics, including sludge and biosolids transport, pumping and storage, sludge conversion to biosolids, chlorination, stabilization, regulatory requirements, costs, agricultural land application, landfill, ocean disposal, combustion, incineration and sludge treatment process selection. Along with its sister book - Volume 6, Biosolids Treatment Processes – Volume 7 is designed to be a basic biosolids treatment textbook, as well as a comprehensive reference book for advanced undergraduate and graduate students, designers of waste treatment systems, scientists and researchers. Both insightful and illuminating, Volume 7, Biosolids Engineering and Management gives state-of-the-art illustrations of the theory and practice of individual biosolids management systems and pertinent information on physical, chemical and biological treatment technologies used today.

Keywords

Tore Transport biosolids combustion engineering pollution waste management

Editors and affiliations

  • Lawrence K. Wang
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Nazih K. Shammas
    • 4
    • 5
  • Yung-Tse Hung
    • 6
  1. 1.Lenox Institute of Water TechnologyLathamUSA
  2. 2.Krofta Engineering CorporationLathamUSA
  3. 3.Zorex CorporationLathamUSA
  4. 4.Lenox Institute of Water TechnologyPittsfieldUSA
  5. 5.Krofta Engineering CorporationPittsfieldUSA
  6. 6.Department of Civil and Environmental EngineeringCleveland State UniversityStrongsvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-59745-174-1
  • Copyright Information Humana Press 2008
  • Publisher Name Humana Press
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-1-58829-861-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-59745-174-1
  • About this book