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Standard Handbook of Environmental Engineering
Written by 36 leading experts in the field, this ""hands-on"" reference provides complete coverage of the latest environmental engineering practices, and includes up-to-date information on legislation and quality criteria to help you establish and prioritize your work goals and objectives. Packed with over 900 tables, charts, and drawings, the Handbook covers air quality control, water supply, wastewater disposal, solid waste management, storm-water, and hazardous waste management. It's a must-have reference for anyone who needs to understand, manage, or evaluate environmental engineering technology.
- Amazon Sales Rank: #763788 in Books
- Published on: 1999
- Original language: English
- Number of items: 1
- Dimensions: 2.04" h x 7.61" w x 9.50" l, 1.10 pounds
- Binding: Hardcover
- 1216 pages
From the Back Cover
The ultimate hands-on guide to environmental engineering--principles to practices. The most all-inclusive guide to environmental engineering, this edition of Standard Handbook of Environmental Engineering updates you on all the latest tools, techniques, and regulations in the field. You get indispensable guidance on a wealth of crucial topics, from practices to specific air, water, and waste treatment and handling methods. Inside this book, you'll find stepwise guidance to help you: PROVIDE SERVICES, including project management, contracting, study/design/construction/startup, and value engineering; UNDERSTAND LEGISLATED STANDARDS on air and water quality and the control of specific parameters; CONTROL AIR QUALITY, noise pollution, and odor control; MASTER INDOOR AIR QUALITY with techniques for particulate and gas management in stationary and fugitive emissions; MASTER INDOOR AIR QUALITY, noise pollution, and odor control; HANDLE WATER SUPPLY ISSUES, including demand, quality, sources, groundwater production, surface water collection and treatment, saline water treatment, nonconventional production, and distribution; DEAL WITH WASTEWATER collection, treatment, and disposal of pollutants; MANAGE STORMWATER movement and surface runoff water quality; APPLY EFFICIENT TECHNOLOGIES OF HAZARDOUS WASTES, including underground storage tank leakage; PREPARE ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENTS and impact statements. With contributions from leading authorities, and convenient access to all the day-to-day technical, professional, and regulatory information you need, Standard Handbook of Environmental Engineering is an essential reference--a one-stop source you'll reach for again and again.
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