Sustainable Water and Wastewater Processing Book

Sustainable Water and Wastewater Processing


  • Author : Charis M. Galanakis
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-05-08
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 393
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128161715

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Sustainable Water and Wastewater Processing Excerpt :

Sustainable Water and Wastewater Processing covers the 12 most current topics in the field of sustainable water processing, with emphasis given to water as a resource (quality, supply, distribution, and aquifer recharge). Topics covered include emerging sustainable technologies for potable and wastewater treatment, water reuse and recycling, advanced membrane processes, desalination technologies, integrated and hybrid technologies, process modeling, advanced oxidative and catalytic processes, environmentally, economically and socially sustainable technology for water treatment, industrial water treatment, reuse and recovery of materials, and emerging nanotechnology and biotechnology for water processing. Responding to the goals of sustainability requires the maximum utilization of all water resources, water processing with restricted energy costs and reduced greenhouse gas production. Following these trends, this book covers all the important aspects of sustainable water processing and support. Covers cutting-edge topics of water process engineering, sustainability and energy efficiency Fills the transfer knowledge gap between academia and industry by analyzing the associated environmental, economic and sustainability challenges of water processing Includes theoretical and applied research and technological and industrial solutions for sustainable, economic and large scale water treatment, recycling and reutilization Analyzes potentiality and economic feasibility of already commercialized processes

Sustainable Biochar for Water and Wastewater Treatment Book

Sustainable Biochar for Water and Wastewater Treatment


  • Author : Dinesh Mohan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2022-04-22
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 850
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128232675

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Sustainable Biochar for Water and Wastewater Treatment addresses the worldwide water contamination and scarcity problem by presenting an innovative and cost-efficient solution. This book directly deals with the Sustainable Development Goal 6: Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all. Each chapter is authored by a respected expert in the field of water and wastewater treatment, with each chapter including case studies, worked examples, and exercises. As such, the book is the perfect introduction to the field and is multipurpose in that it can be used for teaching, learning, research, and practice. The book is invaluable for undergraduate level and above in water science, environmental sciences, soil science, material sciences and engineering, chemical sciences and engineering, and biological sciences. The book covers the various aspects of biochar requirements for use in adsorption science and technology. It includes vital information on this hot topic and provides a real solution to the global issues of water contamination and scarcity. Presents case studies in each chapter, making this applicable for those who want to implement examples into their own work Includes in each chapter example calculations with an exercise at the end of each chapter, making this a great teaching tool Includes excel spreadsheets online, perfect for use as a laboratory guide

Sustainable Technologies for Water and Wastewater Treatment Book

Sustainable Technologies for Water and Wastewater Treatment


  • Author : Noel Jacob Kaleekkal
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-07-06
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 412
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000395006

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Sustainable Technologies for Water and Wastewater Treatment discusses relevant sustainable technologies for water and wastewater treatment pertaining to a nanoscale approach to water treatment and desalination, membrane-based technologies for water recovery and reuse, the energy and water nexus, degradation of organic pollutants, nascent technologies, bio and bio-inspired materials for water reclamation and integrated systems, and an overview of wastewater treatment plants. The book focuses on advanced topics including in situ generation of hydroxyl radicals, which can aid in the indiscriminate oxidation of any contaminant present in wastewater, making advanced oxidation processes commercially viable. Features: A comprehensive review of current and novel water and wastewater treatment technologies from a sustainability perspective All the sustainable technologies, such as desalination, wastewater treatment, advanced oxidation processes, hydrodynamic cavitation, membrane-based technologies, sonosorption, and electrospun fibers Discussion on reference materials for important research accomplishments in the area of water and environmental engineering Theoretical aspects covering principles and instrumentation A summary on sustainability, including life cycle assessment (LCA), energy balance and large-scale implementation of advanced techniques This book is aimed at professionals, graduate students, and researchers in civil, chemical, environmental engineering, and materials science.

Integrated and Hybrid Process Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment Book

Integrated and Hybrid Process Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment


  • Author : Abdul Wahab Mohammad
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-08-25
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 698
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128230565

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Integrated and Hybrid Process Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment Excerpt :

Tackling the issue of water and wastewater treatment nowadays requires novel approaches to ensure that sustainable development can be achieved. Water and wastewater treatment should not be seen only as an end-of-pipe solution but instead the approach should be more holistic and lead to a more sustainable process. This requires the integration of various methods/processes to obtain the most optimized design. Integrated and Hybrid Process Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment discusses the state-of-the-art development in integrated and hybrid treatment processes and their applications to the treatment of a vast variety of water and wastewater sources. The approaches taken in this book are categorized as (i) resources recovery and consumption, (ii) optimal performance, (iii) physical and environmental footprints, (iv) zero liquid discharge concept and are (v) regulation-driven. Through these categories, readers will see how such an approach could benefit the water and wastewater industry. Each chapter discusses challenges and prospects of an integrated treatment process in achieving sustainable development. This book serves as a platform to provide ideas and to bridge the gap between laboratory-scale research and practical industry application. Includes comprehensive coverage on integrated and hybrid technology for water and wastewater treatment Takes a new approach in looking at how water and wastewater treatment contributes to sustainable development Provides future direction of research in sustainable water and wastewater treatment

Sustainable Water Treatment Book

Sustainable Water Treatment


  • Author : Miklas Scholz
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-09-15
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 10 : 0128162465

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Sustainable Water Treatment: Engineering Solutions for a Variable Climate covers sustainable water and environmental engineering aspects relevant for the drainage and treatment of storm water and wastewater. The book explains the fundamental science and engineering principles for the student and professional market. Standard and novel design recommendations for sustainable technologies, such as constructed wetlands, sustainable drainage systems and sustainable flood retention basins are provided to account for the interests of professional engineers and environmental scientists. The book presents the latest research findings in wastewater treatment and runoff control that are ideal for academics and senior consultants. The book offers a challenging, diverse, holistic, multidisciplinary, experimental and modelling-orientated case study, covering topics such as natural wetlands, constructed treatment wetlands for pollution control, sustainable drainage systems managing diffuse pollution, specific applications, such as wetlands treating dye wastewater and ecological sanitation systems recycling treated waters for the irrigation of crops. Explains the fundamental science and engineering principles behind each topic Provides an easy-to-understand, descriptive overview of complex 'black box' drainage and treatment systems and general design issues involved Includes a comprehensive analysis of asset performance, modelling of treatment processes, and an assessment of sustainability and economics

Sustainable Water Treatment Book

Sustainable Water Treatment


  • Author : Zainura Zainon Noor
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-04-07
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 184
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351642873

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This book focuses on green and innovative wastewater treatment technologies that promote sustainability. It discusses a variety of biological, physical, and chemical treatment technologies. It covers biological processes for recovery of value-added products from wastewater and gives an overview of enzymatic hydrolysis and bioremediation of wastewater using immobilized enzyme and fungus. It offers a case study and future trends of wastewater treatment through membrane bioreactor technologies, describes advanced chemical–physical processes for recalcitrant pollutant, and emphasizes the use of low-cost materials and cost-effective treatment methods.

Emerging Membrane Technology for Sustainable Water Treatment Book

Emerging Membrane Technology for Sustainable Water Treatment


  • Author : Rajindar Singh
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2016-03-10
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 480
  • ISBN 10 : 9780444633163

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Emerging Membrane Technology for Sustainable Water Treatment provides the latest information on the impending crisis posed by water stress and poor sanitation, a timely issue that is one of the greatest human challenges of the 21st century. The book also discusses the use of membrane technology, a serious contender that can be used to confront the crisis on a global scale, along with its specific uses as a solution to this escalating problem. Provides a unique source on membrane technology and its application for water treatment Focuses on technologies designed for the treatment of seawater and brackish water Highlights the most economically and environmentally friendly membrane technologies Lists various technologies and emphasizes their link to renewable energy, energy efficiency, nanotechnology, reuse, and recycle

Sustainable Treatment and Reuse of Municipal Wastewater Book

Sustainable Treatment and Reuse of Municipal Wastewater


  • Author : Menahem Libhaber
  • Publisher : IWA Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 557
  • ISBN 10 : 9781780400167

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Sustainable Treatment and Reuse of Municipal Wastewater Excerpt :

In many countries, especially developing countries, many people are lacking access to water and sanitation services and this inadequate service is the main cause of diseases in these countries. Application of appropriate wastewater treatment technologies, which are effective, low cost (in investment, operation, and maintenance), simple to operate, proven technologies, is a key component in any strategy aimed at increaseing the coverage of wastewater treatment.

Green Technologies for Sustainable Water Management Book

Green Technologies for Sustainable Water Management


  • Author : Huu Hao Ngo
  • Publisher : ASCE Press
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Green technology
  • Pages : 1083
  • ISBN 10 : 0784414424

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Green Technologies for Sustainable Water Management Excerpt :

The 28 chapters in this collection describe science-based principles and technological advances behind green technologies that can be effective solutions to pressing problems in sustainable water management.

Nanotechnology for Sustainable Water Resources Book

Nanotechnology for Sustainable Water Resources


  • Author : Ajay Kumar Mishra
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-02-05
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 588
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119323846

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Nanotechnology for Sustainable Water Resources Excerpt :

In this book, we have summarized recent progresses due to novel nanomaterials for sustainable water resources. Book provides a summary of the state of the art knowledge to scientists, engineers and policy makers, about recent developments due to nanotechnology for sustainable water resources arena. The advances in sustainable water resources technologies in the context of modern society’s interests will be considered preferably which allow to identify grand challenges and directions for future research. The book contributors have been selected from all over the world and the essential functions of the nanotechnologies have presented rather than their anticipated applications. Moreover, up to date knowledge on economy, toxicity and regulation related to nanotechnology are presented in detail. In the end, role of nanotechnology for green and sustainable future has also been briefly debated.

Green Materials for Sustainable Water Remediation and Treatment Book

Green Materials for Sustainable Water Remediation and Treatment


  • Author : Anuradha Mishra
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2013-09-06
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 500
  • ISBN 10 : 9781849735001

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Green Materials for Sustainable Water Remediation and Treatment Excerpt :

Inadequate access to clean water afflicts people throughout the world, and in developing countries any solution to this challenge must be achieved at a low cost and low energy demand. At the same time, the use of chemicals, and subsequent environmental impact must also be reduced. Green and sustainable water remediation is a rapidly growing field of interest to governments and corporations alike, with considerable input from academics, environmental consultants and public interest groups. This book presents a focused set of articles covering a range of topics in the field, examining not only the adoption of natural products for water remediation, but also the synthesis of new materials and emerging clean technologies. Contributors from across the globe (including some "on the ground" in the developing world) present a comprehensive digest in the form of review-style articles highlighting the current thinking and direction in the field. Interested stakeholders from all sectors will find this book invaluable, and postgraduate students of chemical engineering or environmental science will benefit from the real-world applications presented.

Integrated Environmental Technologies for Wastewater Treatment and Sustainable Development Book

Integrated Environmental Technologies for Wastewater Treatment and Sustainable Development


  • Author : Vineet Kumar
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2022-04-29
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 584
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323984850

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Integrated Environmental Technologies for Wastewater Treatment and Sustainable Development provides comprehensive and advanced information on integrated environmental technologies and their limitations, challenges and potential applications in treatment of environmental pollutants and those that are discharged in wastewater from industrial, domestic and municipal sources. The book covers applied and recently developed integrated technologies to solve five major trends in the field of wastewater treatment, including nutrient removal and resource recovery, recalcitrant organic and inorganic compounds detoxification, energy saving, and biofuel and bioenergy production for environmental sustainability. The book provides future directions to young researchers, scientists and professionals who are working in the field of bioremediation and phytoremediation to remediate wastewater pollutants at laboratory and field scale, for sustainable development. Illustrates the importance of various advanced oxidation processes in effluent treatment plants Describes underlying mechanisms of constructed wetland-microbial fuel cell technologies for the degradation and detoxification of emerging organic and inorganic contaminants discharged in wastewater Highlights the reuse and recycling of wastewater and recovery of value-added resources from wastewater Focuses on recent advances and challenges in integrated environmental technologies, constructed wetland-microbial fuel cell, microbial electrochemical-constructed wetlands, biofilm reactor-constructed wetland, and anammox- microbial fuel cell technology for sustainable development Illustrates the importance of microbes and plants in bio/phytoremediation and wastewater treatment

Sustainable Water Engineering Book

Sustainable Water Engineering


  • Author : Ramesha Chandrappa
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-06-16
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118541029

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Sustainable Water Engineering Excerpt :

Ensuring safe and plentiful supplies of potable water (both now and for future generations) and developing sustainable treatment processes for wastewater are among the world’s greatest engineering challenges. However, sustainability requires investment of money, time and knowledge. Some parts of the world are already working towards this goal but many nations have neither the political will nor the resources to tackle even basic provision and sanitation. Combining theory and practice from the developing and developed worlds with high- and low-tech, high- and low-cost solutions, this book discusses fundamental and advanced aspects of water engineering and includes: water resource issues including climate change, water scarcity, economic and financial aspects requirements for sustainable water systems fundamentals of treatment and process design industrial water use and wastewater treatment sustainable effluent disposal sustainable construction principles With integrated theory, design and operation specifications for each treatment process, this book addresses the extent to which various treatment methods work in theory as well as how cost effective they are in practice. It provides a nontechnical guide on how to recover and reuse water from effluent, which is suitable for those in water resource management, environmental planning, civil and chemical engineering.

Water   Wastewater Infrastructure Book

Water Wastewater Infrastructure


  • Author : Frank R. Spellman
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2013-03-12
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages : 463
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466517868

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A critical aspect of sustainability associated with water and wastewater systems is to maintain and manage infrastructure in the most efficient and economical manner while complying with environmental regulations and keeping rates at acceptable levels. Given the high cost of fuel, our growing population, and the associated increase in energy needs,

Recent Trends in Waste Water Treatment and Water Resource Management Book

Recent Trends in Waste Water Treatment and Water Resource Management


  • Author : Sadhan Kumar Ghosh
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-02-04
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 248
  • ISBN 10 : 9789811507069

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Recent Trends in Waste Water Treatment and Water Resource Management Excerpt :

This book addresses a complex issue – water sustainability – that requires a combined approach to manage both water and energy. It highlights several technologies that have been introduced to study the water–energy linkage. It also discusses the need to develop effective laws for water management. In turn, the book assesses hybrid biological systems and demonstrates why they are better for the wastewater treatment process. Lastly, it reviews wastewater quality requirements, which have been the primary driver of industrial wastewater treatment programs in India. Gathering selected, high-quality research papers presented at the IconSWM 2018 conference, the book offers a valuable asset, not only for researchers and academics, but also for industrial practitioners and policymakers.