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Hazardous wastes : sources, pathways, receptors / Richard J. Watts
Bib ID 200704
Format BookBook
Author
Watts, Richard J., 1953-
 
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Description New York : J. Wiley, c1998 
xvi, 764 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0471002380 (acid-free paper) (cloth)
Full contents
  • Ch. 1. Introduction
  • Pt. 1. Sources. Ch. 2. Common Hazardous Wastes: Nomenclature, Industrial Uses, Disposal Histories. Ch. 3. Common Hazardous Wastes: Properties and Classification. Ch. 4. Source Analysis
  • Pt. 2. Pathways. Ch. 5. Partitioning, Sorption, and Exchange at Surfaces. Ch. 6. Volatilization. Ch. 7. Abiotic and Biotic Transformations. Ch. 8. Contaminant Release and Transport from the Source
  • Pt. 3. Receptors. Ch. 9. Concepts of Hazardous Waste Toxicology. Ch. 10. Quantitative Toxicology. Ch. 11. Hazardous Waste Risk Assessment
  • Pt. 4. Management and Design Applications. Ch. 12. Approaches to Hazardous Waste Minimization, Remediation, Treatment, and Disposal. Ch. 13. Design of Selected Pathway Applications
  • App. A. RCRA Waste Lists
  • App. B. Water Solubilities of Common Hazardous Compounds
  • App. C. Specific Gravities of Common Hazardous Compounds
  • App. D. Supplementary Chemical Incompatibility Data
  • App. E. Values for Student's t Distribution.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 731-739) and index.

Subjects Hazardous wastes.

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