Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Municipal and Industrial Waste Disposal

Edited by Xiao-Ying Yu

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

This book reports research findings on several interesting topics in waste disposal including geophysical methods in site studies, municipal solid waste disposal site investigation, integrated study of contamination flow path at a waste disposal site, nuclear waste disposal, case studies of disposal of municipal wastes in different environments and locations, and emissions related to waste disposal.

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Municipal and Industrial Waste DisposalEdited by Xiao-Ying Yu

Published: April 11th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1529

ISBN: 978-953-51-0501-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6198-1

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

28566 Total Chapter Downloads

8 Crossref Citations

16 Web of Science Citations

22 Dimensions Citations


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1. Application of Geophysical Methods to Waste Disposal Studies

By Cristina Pomposiello, Cristina Dapeña, Alicia Favetto and Pamela Boujon


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2. Geo-Environmental Site Investigation for Municipal Solid Waste Disposal Sites

By Giulliana Mondelli, Heraldo Luiz Giacheti and Vagner Roberto Elis


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3. Integrated Study on the Distribution of Contamination Flow Path at a Waste Disposal Site in Malaysia

By Kamarudin Samuding, Mohd Tadza Abdul Rahman, Ismail Abustan, Lakam Mejus and Roslanzairi Mostapa


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4. Modelling of Chemical Alteration of Cement Materials in Radioactive Waste Repository Environment

By Daisuke Sugiyama


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5. A New Generation of Adsorbent Materials for Entrapping and Immobilizing Highly Mobile Radionuclides

By Yifeng Wang, Huizhen Gao, Andy Miller and Phillip Pohl


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6. Clarification of Adsorption Reversibility on Granite that Depends on Cesium Concentration

By Keita Okuyama and Kenji Noshita


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7. Removal of Selected Benzothiazols with Ozone

By Jan Derco, Michal Melicher and Angelika Kassai


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8. Ballast Water and Sterilization of the Sea Water

By María del Carmen Mingorance Rodríguez


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9. Assessment of Population Perception Impact on Value-Added Solid Waste Disposal in Developing Countries, a Case Study of Port Harcourt City, Nigeria

By Iheoma Mary Adekunle, Oke Oguns, Philip D. Shekwolo, Augustine O. O. Igbuku and Olayinka O. Ogunkoya


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10. Industrial Emission Treatment Technologies

By Manh Hoang and Anita J. Hill


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11. Evaluation of Replacing Natural Gas Heat Plant with a Biomass Heat Plant - A Technical Review of Greenhouse Gas Emission Trade-Offs

By James G. Droppo and Xiao-Ying Yu


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