Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Physico-Chemical Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery

Edited by Robina Farooq

COMSATS University Islamabad

Co-editor:

Zaki Ahmad

COMSATS University Islamabad, Pakistan

The book on Physico-Chemical Treatment of Wastewater and Resource Recovery provides an efficient and low-cost solution for remediation of wastewater. This book focuses on physico-chemical treatment via advanced oxidation process, adsorption, its management and recovery of valuable chemicals. It discusses treatment and recovery process for the range of pollutants including BTX, PCB, PCDDs, proteins, phenols, antibiotics, complex organic compounds and metals. The occurrence of persistent pollutants poses deleterious effects on human and environmental health. Simple solutions for recovery of valuable chemicals and water during physico-chemical treatment of wastewater are discussed extensively. This book provides necessary knowledge and experimental studies on emerging physico-chemical processes for reducing water pollution and resource recovery.

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Physico-Chemical Wastewater Treatment and Resource RecoveryEdited by Robina Farooq

Published: May 3rd 2017

DOI: 10.5772/67803

ISBN: 978-953-51-3130-4

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3129-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4854-8

Copyright year: 2017

Books open for chapter submissions

20416 Total Chapter Downloads

29 Crossref Citations

18 Web of Science Citations

78 Dimensions Citations

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1. Removal of BTX Contaminants with O3 and O3/UV Processes

By Ján Derco, Katarína Šimovičová, Jozef Dudáš and Mária Valičková

1071

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2. Kinetic Modeling of the UV/H2O2 Process: Determining the Effective Hydroxyl Radical Concentration

By Ainhoa Rubio-Clemente, E. Chica and Gustavo A. Peñuela

1138

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3. Electrooxidation-Ozonation: A Synergistic Sustainable Wastewater Treatment Process

By Carlos E. Barrera-Diaz and Nelly González-Rivas

1153

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4. Removal of Phenol from Wastewater Using Fenton-Like Reaction over Iron Oxide–Modified Silicates

By Agnieszka Węgrzyn

1077

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5. Micropollutants in Wastewater: Fate and Removal Processes

By Sreejon Das, Nillohit Mitra Ray, Jing Wan, Adnan Khan, Tulip Chakraborty and Madhumita B. Ray

2258

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6. PCDDs/PCDFs and PCBs in Wastewater and Sewage Sludge

By Magdalena Urbaniak and Anna Wyrwicka

1103

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7. Phosphorus Recovery by Struvite Crystallization from Livestock Wastewater and Reuse as Fertilizer: A Review

By Tao Zhang, Rongfeng Jiang and Yaxin Deng

1618

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8. Slaughterhouse Wastewater: Treatment, Management and Resource Recovery

By Ciro Bustillo-Lecompte and Mehrab Mehrvar

5050

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9. Treatment of Antibiotics in Wastewater Using Advanced Oxidation Processes (AOPs)

By Ayse Kurt, Berna Kiril Mert, Nihan Özengin, Özge Sivrioğlu and Taner Yonar

2297

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10. Wastewater Treatment through Low Cost Adsorption Technologies

By Gonzalo Montes-Atenas and Fernando Valenzuela

1165

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11. Integral use of Nejayote: Characterization, New Strategies for Physicochemical Treatment and Recovery of Valuable By-Products

By Eduardo Alberto López-Maldonado, Mercedes Teresita Oropeza- Guzmán and Karla Alejandra Suárez-Meraz

975

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12. Social Perspectives on the Effective Management of Wastewater

By Dalia Saad, Deirdre Byrne and Pay Drechsel

1527

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