Skip to main content
  • Book
  • © 2021

Water Pollution and Management Practices

  • Provides essential details of water pollution and methods of management

  • Presents scientific and sustainable ideas for addressing water-pollution

  • Complied and contributed by experts on industrial waste water-management

Buying options

eBook USD 119.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-981-15-8358-2
  • 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 159.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 159.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)

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

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi
  2. Landscape Perspective to River Pollution: A Case Study of Bentong River, Malaysia

    • Nor Rohaizah Jamil, Zakariya Nafi Shehab
    Pages 19-39
  3. Existence of Antibiotics in Wastewater as a Pollution Indicator

    • Halah H. Al-Haideri, Fikrat M. Hassan, Saja H. Abdul-Ameer
    Pages 41-69
  4. Application of Artificial Intelligence in Predicting Groundwater Contaminants

    • Sushant K. Singh, Ataollah Shirzadi, Binh Thai Pham
    Pages 71-105
  5. Arsenic Contamination of Groundwater and Its Mitigation Strategies

    • Surabhi Awasthi, Reshu Chauhan, Sanjay Dwivedi, Sudhakar Srivastava, Rudra Deo Tripathi
    Pages 107-119
  6. Nitrogenous Wastes and Its Efficient Treatment in Wastewater

    • Parmita Chawley, Krishna Yadav, Sheeja Jagadevan
    Pages 147-175
  7. Application of Wastewater in Irrigation and Its Regulation with Special Reference to Agriculture Residues

    • Monika, Rajeev Pratap Singh, Pooja Singh, Richa Kothari, Kaushik Gautam, Anita Singh
    Pages 177-199
  8. Riparian Ecotones: An Important Derivative for Managing River Pollution

    • Shikha Sharma, Madhoolika Agrawal, Arijit Roy
    Pages 201-220
  9. An Overview on Heavy Metal Contamination of Water System and Sustainable Approach for Remediation

    • Indrani Mukherjee, Umesh Kumar Singh, Rajeev Pratap Singh
    Pages 255-277

About this book

Water pollution is a matter of concern for both developing and developed parts of the world. This book presents an overview on water pollution and its sustainable management. The book discusses the fundamental aspects of water pollution as well as advanced sustainable technologies for abating water pollution. It is a comprehensive collection of information related with water pollutants which are extremely harmful to man, other living organisms and to the ecosystems. It is all-inclusive coverage of technical, socio-political, scientific as well as social issues revolving around water pollution and management. 

The book brings out innovative ideas promoting sustainable technologies and extensively covers the diversity of modern technologies related to prevention of water pollution. Book also covers social aspects of water related issues. It is an essential reading for upper level graduates and undergraduates pursuing environmental studies and researchers in the field of waste water management


Keywords

  • Waste water
  • Water pollution
  • Heavy metal
  • Eutrophication
  • Pollutants
  • Human Health
  • water quality and water pollution
  • industrial pollution prevention

Editors and Affiliations

  • Centre of Advanced Study in Botany, Institute of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India

    Anita Singh, Madhoolika Agrawal, Shashi Bhushan Agrawal

About the editors

Dr. Anita Singh is an Assistant Professor at Centre of Advanced Study in Botany, Institute of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, U.P., India. She has done her M.Sc. and Ph.D. from Banaras Hindu University. Her expertise falls under the domain of sustainable agriculture. She has worked on Metal remediation, impact of abiotic stress on plant physiology and biochemistry, assessment of Florescence Transients. She has 40 publications of her credit. She has got several awards including International Green Talent Award organized by BASF, Germany and an International Alice J. Murphy Outstanding Achievement Award. She has already edited some informative books published by Springer nature, IGI and John Wiley & Sons Ltd. and also acts as reviewer of several papers published in reputed journals.

Dr. Madhoolika Agrawal is a Professor since 1999 at Centre of Advanced Study in Botany, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India. She has worked on environmental pollution and global climatic change effects and their management. Dr. Agrawal is a recipient of US Fulbright Fellowship and worked at USDA, Beltsville, Maryland, USA and INSA- Royal Society exchange fellowship at Lancaster University, U.K. She is Fellow of Indian National Science Academy, National Academy of Sciences and National Academy of Agricultural Sciences, India. She has worked on various projects funded by Government of India and international agencies. She has published more than 250 research papers, co-edited a book (Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton, USA) and co-authored a book (Springer).

Dr Sashi Bhusan Agrawal is a Professor of Ecology at Centre of Advanced Study In Botany, Institute of Science, Banaras Hindu University. He has done his M.Sc. from Agra University and Ph.D. from Banaras Hindu University.  Professor Agrawal has worked in the area of stress biology and conducted long term field experiments to ascertain the effects of abiotic stress factors on plants. He has worked as a Visiting Scientist at USDA, Beltsville, Maryland, USA. He edited two books published by SPB Academic Publishing and CRC/Lewis. He has published more than 160 research papers and is serving in the editorial board of several international journals. He has successfully completed several research projects funded by ICAR, MOEn, DST, UGC, UP-CST and CSIR. 

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 119.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-981-15-8358-2
  • 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 159.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 159.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)