Handbook of environmental management and technology / Gwendolyn Holmes, Ben Ramnarine Singh, Louis Theodore

Author(s): Burke, Gwendolyn, 1963-
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Subjects: Pollution
Environmental management
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Wiley, c1993
LC Classification: T, TD
Physical Description: x, 651 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: I. Introduction to the Issues 1
1. Environmental Management Overview 3
2. International Environmental Concerns 7
3. Multimedia Analyses 25
4. Regulatory Framework 35
5. Mobile and Stationary Sources of Pollution 55
6. Small-Quantity Generators 65
II. Air Pollution Management Issues 83
7. Atmospheric Dispersion 85
8. Air Pollution Control Equipment 101
9. Greenhouse Effect and Global Warming 123
10. Acid Rain 141
11. Indoor Air Quality 157
II. Water Pollution Management Issues 177
12. Water Pollution Modeling and Control 179
13. Municipal Wastewater Treatment 211
14. Industrial Wastewater Treatment 229
IV. Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Issues 249
15. Municipal Waste Management 251
16. Medical Waste Management 265
17. Hazardous Waste Incineration 285
18. Superfund 303
19. Underground Storage Tanks 323
20. Asbestos 349
21. Household Hazardous Waste 365
22. Used Oil 383
23. Metals 401
V. Additional Environmental Concerns 413
24. Noise Pollution 415
25. Domestic Solutions 427
26. Architectural Considerations 447
27. Pollution Prevention Approaches 457
28. Energy Conservation 477
VI. Environmental Management Considerations 489
29. Health and Safety 491
30. Accident and Emergency Management 521
31. Environmental Training 541
32. Monitoring Methods 553
33. Environmental Risk Assessment 573
34. Economic Considerations 597
35. Environmental Communication 609
App. A EPA and State Hazardous Waste Contacts 631
App. B EPA Hazardous Waste Numbers for Waste Streams Commonly Generated by Small-Quantity Generators 637
Index 643
Alternate Titles: Handbook of environmental management & technology
Additional Authors: Theodore, Louis
Singh, Ben
Notes: LCCN: 92035451 //r96
ISBN: 047158584X
Cover title: Handbook of environmental management & technology
"A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 26763156
ISBN/ISSN: 047158584X