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Technologies for Environmental Cleanup: Toxic and Hazardous Waste Management

  • A. Avogadro
  • R. C. Ragaini

Part of the Eurocourses: Environmental Management book series (EUEM, volume 2)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. R. Jane Ginn
    Pages 17-27
  3. L. Morselli
    Pages 29-42
  4. E. Pelizzetti, C. Minero, M. Vincenti
    Pages 101-138
  5. E. Giroletti, L. Lodola
    Pages 159-176
  6. E. Zamorani
    Pages 177-189
  7. G. U. Fortunati, G. Belli, J. Schmitt-Tegge
    Pages 191-215
  8. R. J. Peckham, I. Mendes
    Pages 239-248
  9. R. Jane Ginn
    Pages 249-256
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 257-257

About this book

Introduction

It is generally acknowledged today that the most effective strategy for toxic and hazardous waste management is: reduction, reuse and recycle. However, to date most of the activity has been in treatment technologies.
This book focuses on recent technological issues commercially available or in various stages of implementation.
Developments in the U.S. and Europe in the area of waste management policy and regulation are also examined since management and remediation have usually been conducted in response to regulatory requirements.
This book serves as a state of the art resource on technologies and methodologies for the environmental protection manager involved in decisions concerning the management of toxic and hazardous waste.

Keywords

contaminants environment environmental protection hazardous waste policy pollution waste management

Editors and affiliations

  • A. Avogadro
    • 1
  • R. C. Ragaini
    • 2
  1. 1.Joint Research Centre, Environment InstituteCommission of the European CommunitiesIspraItaly
  2. 2.Environmental Protection DepartmentLawrence Livermore National LaboratoryLivermoreUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-3213-0
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1994
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-4383-2
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-3213-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1384-5225
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