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Industrial Waste

Edited by Kuan-Yeow Show

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia


Xinxin Guo

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia

This book is intended to fulfil the need for state-of-the-art development on the industrial wastes from different types of industries. Most of the chapters are based upon the ongoing research, how the different types of wastes are most efficiently treated and minimized, technologies of wastes control and abatement, and how they are released to the environment and their associated impact. A few chapters provide updated review summarizing the status and prospects of industrial waste problems from different perspectives. The book is comprehensive and not limited to a partial discussion of industrial waste, so the readers are acquainted with the latest information and development in the area, where different aspects are considered. The user can find both introductory material and more specific material based on interests and problems. For additional questions or comments, the users are encouraged to contact the authors.

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Industrial WasteEdited by Kuan-Yeow Show

Published: March 7th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2293

ISBN: 978-953-51-0253-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6139-4

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

84447 Total Chapter Downloads

42 Crossref Citations

89 Web of Science Citations

153 Dimensions Citations


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1. Industrial Discharge and Their Effect to the Environment

By Y.C. Ho, K.Y. Show, X.X. Guo, I. Norli, F.M. Alkarkhi Abbas and N. Morad


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2. Anodic Materials with High Energy Efficiency for Electrochemical Oxidation of Toxic Organics in Waste Water

By Wang Yun-Hai, Chen Qing-Yun, Li Guo and Li Xiang-Lin


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3. Impact of Sewage and Industrial Effluents on Soil-Plant Health

By Rajinder Singh Antil


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4. Recent Advances in Paper Mill Sludge Management

By Marko Likon and Polonca Trebše


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5. Finite-Dimensional Methods for Optimal Control of Autothermal Thermophilic Aerobic Digestion

By Ellina Grigorieva, Natalia Bondarenko, Evgenii Khailov and Andrei Korobeinikov


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6. Use of Agro-Industrial Wastes in Solid-State Fermentation Processes

By Solange I. Mussatto, Lina F. Ballesteros, Silvia Martins and José A. Teixeira


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7. Types of Waste for the Production of Pozzolanic Materials – A Review

By A. Seco, F. Ramirez, L. Miqueleiz, P. Urmeneta, B. García, E. Prieto and V. Oroz


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8. Mining or Our Heritage? Indigenous Local People’s Views on Industrial Waste of Mines in Ghana

By Samuel Awuah-Nyamekye and Paul Sarfo-Mensah


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9. Use of Phosphate Waste as a Building Material

By Mouhamadou Bassir Diop


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10. Utilization of Coal Combustion By-Products and Green Materials for Production of Hydraulic Cement

By James Hicks


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11. Polyoptimal Multiperiodic Control of Complex Systems with Inventory Couplings Via the Ideal Point Evolutionary Algorithm

By Marek Skowron and Krystyn Styczeń


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12. Acidogenic Valorisation of High Strength Waste Products from Food Industry

By Luís Arroja, Isabel Capela, Helena Nadais, Luísa S. Serafim and Flávio Silva


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13. Status and Prospects of Concentrated Organic Wastewater Degradation

By Wei Liu, Dushu Huang, Ping Yi, Ying Li


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