Industrial Water Pollution Control by Wesley Eckenfelder

By Wesley Eckenfelder

A text/reference for civil and chemical engineers operating within the environmental fields. It employs a unit operations process, in addition to case histories, and contains sections on chemical oxidation and land remedy. the second one variation offers with an incredible subject of this present day, business pollutants, and likewise contains extra end-of-chapter difficulties. - this article refers to an out of print or unavailable variation of this identify.

Show description

Read or Download Industrial Water Pollution Control PDF

Best water quality & treatment books

Viable Methods of Soil and Water Pollution Monitoring, Protection and Remediation (Nato Science Series: IV: Earth and Environmental Sciences)

This e-book info the state-of-the artwork in early caution tracking of anthropogenic toxins of soil and water. it's particular with reference to its advanced, multidisciplinary, mechanistic procedure. most sensible scientists determine hyperlinks and boost vulnerable connections among particular fields in biology, microbiology, chemistry, biochemistry, toxicology, sensoristics, soil technology and hydrogeology.

Microfiltration and Ultrafiltration Membranes in Drinking Water

This fresh handbook offers thorough insurance of water membrane technological know-how, suggestions, and conception. Chapters talk about membrane functions, checking out of membrane platforms, layout strategies and operations, bills, residuals, plus some of the manufactures. the ultimate bankruptcy covers destiny traits in low-pressure membranes via huge tables and figures

Energy Use in Global Food Production: Considerations for Sustainable Food Security in the 21st Century

​This short examines the sustainability of power use in international nutrition construction and processing. The nexus among foodstuff, water, and effort are explored opposed to a historical past of weather swap. present efforts to lessen the power depth of nutrients and bring up sustainability are explored. meals waste and its impression on strength is roofed, together with local diversifications and nutrient recycling equipment.

Wastewater and shale formation development : risks, mitigation, and regulation

This identify features a variety of Open entry chapters. The variety of tight oil and shale gasoline wells keeps to upward push basically within the US, but in addition world wide. the USA has enormous reserves of oil and typical fuel, which now are commercially accessible because of advances in horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing applied sciences.

Additional info for Industrial Water Pollution Control

Sample text

2. Segregation. In a soap and detergent case, clean streams were separated for direct discharge. Concentrated or toxicstreams may be separatedfor separate treatment 3. Disposal. In many cases concentrated wastes can be removed in a semidry state. In the production of ketchup, after cooking and preparation of the product, residue in the kettle bottoms is usually flushed to the sewer. The total discharge BOD and suspended solids can be markedly reduced by removal of this residue in a semidry state for disposal.

A significant reduction in wastewater volume and strength was achieved. Reuse and makeup of sulfide dehairing solutions from tanning liquors have reduced both the volume and strength of wastes from this industry. 14. 0 Possible Estimated Water use change new now Loosens and removes sand Screen 7 and reuse in washer etc. 0 HOlding tank. R POLL UTION CONT RO L Spent caustic in a refinery is an alkaline waste, containing high concentrations of sulfides, mercaptans, and phenolates. Separate treatment of spent caustic may markedly reduce wastewater-treatment costs and can in some cases result in a marketable product In the organic chemicals industry, an example might be drawn from the Union Carbide plant at South Charleston, West Virginia.

In practice, waste minimization opportunities arc limited only by the ingenuity of the generator. In the end, a company looking carefully at bottom-line returns may conclude that the most feasible strategy would be a combination of source reduction and recycling projects. S. 10. In order to implement the program. 11. 12. Pollution reduction can be directly achieved in several ways. 1. Recirculation. In the paperboard industry, white water from a paper machine can be put through a save-all to remove the pulp and fiber and recycled [0 various points in the paper making process.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.83 of 5 – based on 10 votes