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Emerging Technologies in Hazardous Waste Management 8

  • D. William Tedder
  • Frederick G. Pohland

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. D. William Tedder, Frederick G. Pohland
    Pages 1-8
  3. Soil Treatment Technologies

    1. P. K. Andrew Hong, Chelsea Li, Weimin Jiang, Ting-Chien Chen, Robert W. Peters
      Pages 9-20
    2. Maria E. Inman, E. Jennings Taylor, Debbra L. Myers, Chengdong Zhou
      Pages 21-28
    3. M. E. Rabbi, R. J. Gale, E. Oszu-Acar, G. Breitenbeck, J. H. Pardue, A. Jackson et al.
      Pages 29-38
    4. Richard Martel, Pierre J. Gelinas, René Lefebvre, Alain Hébert, Stefan Foy, Laurent Saumure et al.
      Pages 55-67
    5. Krishnanand Maillacheruvu, Akram N. Alshawabkeh
      Pages 69-79
  4. Groundwater Treatment

    1. Matthew A. Tarr, Michele E. Lindsey
      Pages 81-92
    2. Phillip L. Thompson, Liz A. Ramer, Pu Yong, Jerald L. Schnoor
      Pages 109-118
    3. Radisav D. Vidic, Frederick G. Pohland
      Pages 119-139
    4. Richard S. Greenberg, Thomas Andrews, Prasad K. C. Kakarla, Richard J. Watts
      Pages 153-165
    5. Kevin C. Bower, Stephen Duirk, Christopher M. Miller
      Pages 167-176
  5. Radioactive Waste Treatment

    1. J. W. Adams, P. R. Lageraaen, P. D. Kalb, B. R. Patel
      Pages 177-186
    2. Stephen Duirk, Christopher M. Miller
      Pages 199-206
    3. Sherman Kottle, Robert A. Stowe, John V. Bishop
      Pages 207-215
    4. Laura A. Worl, David Devlin, Dallas Hill, Dennis Padilla, F. Coyne Prenger
      Pages 217-228
    5. G. Bryan Balazs, John F. Cooper, Patricia R. Lewis, Martyn G. Adamson
      Pages 229-239
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 241-256

About this book

Introduction

Several long-term trends in technology evolution have become apparent since these symposia began in 1989. Earlier presenters more frequently discussed treatment methods involving harsh and extensive human intervention. As the symposia have continued, the number of presentations describing extremely harsh and expensive treatment technologies have gradually been supplanted by more subtle and gentler methods. Such methods include subsurface-engineered barriers, phytoremediation, and bioremediation.
Nineteen manuscripts were selected for inclusion in this volume, based upon peer review, scientific merit, the editors' perceptions of lasting value or innovative features, and the general applicability of either the technology itself or the scientific methods and scholarly details provided by the authors. General topics include: soil treatment, groundwater treatment, and radioactive waste treatment.

Keywords

Groundwater Peroxide Phytoremediation Radioactive Waste contaminants development

Editors and affiliations

  • D. William Tedder
    • 1
  • Frederick G. Pohland
    • 2
  1. 1.Georgia Institute of TechnologyAtlantaGeorgia
  2. 2.University of PittsburghPittsburgh

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