Basic Environmental Technology

Basic Environmental Technology : Water Supply, Waste Management, and Pollution Control

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For undergraduate courses in Environmental Technology and other programs in departments of Civil/Environmental Engineering.This easy-to-read text presents a logical and systematic approach to a wide range of environmental subjects. It provides an overview of environmental technology, including elements of public health, ecology, geology, and soils-with a focus on water and wastewater, solid and hazardous waste, and air and noise pollution control. The emphasis is on fundamental concepts and basic applications so that students with little or no experience in biology, chemistry, geology, and hydraulics can comprehend and use this book.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 522 pages
  • 166.9 x 231.9 x 28.2mm | 716.67g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • illustrations (some colour)
  • 013082626X
  • 9780130826268

Table of contents

1. Basic Concepts. 2. Hydraulics. 3. Hydrology. 4. Water Quality. 5. Water Pollution. 6. Drinking Water Purification. 7. Water Distribution Systems. 8. Sanitary Sewer Systems. 9. Stormwater Management. 10. Wastewater Treatment and Disposal. 11. Municipal Solid Waste. 12. Hazardous Waste Management. 13. Air Pollution and Control. 14. Noise Pollution and Control. 15. Appendixes. 16. Index.
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