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  • Coal Fly Ash Beneficiation - Treatment of Acid Mine Drainage with Coal Fly Ash
    Coal Fly Ash Beneficiation - Treatment of Acid Mine Drainage with Coal Fly Ash NEW
    Edited by Segun A. Akinyemi and Mugera W. Gitari
    ISBN 978-953-51-3753-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3752-8,
    Edited Volume
    208 pages, January, 2018
    The present book deals with various, very significant topics of coal fly ash beneficiation, such as treatment of acid mine drainage with coal fly ash, toxic metal adsorption using coal fly ash, recovery of metals from coal fly ash and phytoreclamatio ...
  • Biomimetic and Bioinspired Membranes for New Frontiers in Sustainable Water Treatment Technology
    Biomimetic and Bioinspired Membranes for New Frontiers in Sustainable Water Treatment Technology
    Authored by Amira Abdelrasoul, Huu Doan and Ali Lohi
    ISBN 978-953-51-3662-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3661-3,
    Monograph
    232 pages, December, 2017
    Biomimetic and bioinspired membranes are the most promising type of membrane for multiple usage scenarios, including commercial separation applications as well as water and wastewater treatment technologies. In recent years, aquaporin biomimetic memb ...
  • Renewable Hydropower Technologies
    Renewable Hydropower Technologies
    Edited by Basel I. Ismail
    ISBN 978-953-51-3382-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3381-0,
    Edited Volume
    106 pages, July, 2017
    For many years, hydropower played an essential role in the development of humanity and has a long and successful track record. It is a conventional renewable energy source for generating electricity in small- and large-scale production. Due to its im ...
  • Physico-Chemical Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery
    Physico-Chemical Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery
    Edited by Robina Farooq and Zaki Ahmad
    ISBN 978-953-51-3130-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3129-8,
    Edited Volume
    276 pages, May, 2017
    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 mana ...
  • Biological Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery
    Biological Wastewater Treatment and Resource Recovery
    Edited by Robina Farooq and Zaki Ahmad
    ISBN 978-953-51-3046-8, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3045-1,
    Edited Volume
    254 pages, March, 2017
    Biological treatment of wastewater is a low-cost solution for remediation of wastewater. This book focuses on the bioremediation of wastewater, its management, monitoring, role of biofilms on wastewater treatment and energy recovery. It emphasizes on ...
  • Recent Advances in Carbon Capture and Storage
    Recent Advances in Carbon Capture and Storage
    Edited by Yongseung Yun
    ISBN 978-953-51-3006-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3005-5,
    Edited Volume
    264 pages, March, 2017
    Carbon capture and storage (CCS) has been considered as a practical way in sequestering the huge anthropogenic CO2 amount with a reasonable cost until a more pragmatic solution appears. The CCS can work as a bridge before fulfilling the no-CO2 era of ...
  • Household Hazardous Waste Management
    Household Hazardous Waste Management
    Edited by Daniel Mmereki
    ISBN 978-953-51-2910-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2909-7,
    Edited Volume
    90 pages, February, 2017
    Rapid global urbanization and increases in living standards in recent decades have led to changes in the household hazardous waste (HHW) generation characteristics due to increases in buying power and easier access to products that are convenient but ...
  • Aerosols - Science and Case Studies
    Aerosols - Science and Case Studies
    Edited by Konstantin Volkov
    ISBN 978-953-51-2844-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2843-4,
    Edited Volume
    204 pages, December, 2016
    Aerosols have a significant impact on technological processes and human activities. In many cases, aerosols are at the core of human health, environmental and technological problems (climate change and air quality). However, aerosols can be successfu ...