Waste Containment Systems, Waste Stabilization and Landfills

Waste Containment Systems, Waste Stabilization and Landfills : Design and Evaluation

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The most comprehensive design reference available on remediation techniques, waste disposal methods and various waste containment systems. Covers several important new issues such as the regulatory structure of RCRA Subtitles C and D; subsurface flow and transport of contaminants; liner systems, leachate collection and removal systems for landfills; and seismic stability analysis of landfills. Describes new waste stabilization technologies including the process of converting non-solid toxic waste into inert solids.show more

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  • Hardback | 608 pages
  • 152.4 x 236.22 x 33.02mm | 952.54g
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0471575364
  • 9780471575368

Table of contents

Waste Characterization and Soil-Waste Interaction. Geosynthetics in Waste Containment and Cover Systems. Low-Permeability Liner and Drainage Materials. Contaminant Transport: Advection-Dispersion Flow Through Low-Permeability Soils. Sludge Solidification and Stabilization. Vertical Barriers: Slurry Walls. Liner Systems for Landfills and Surface Impoundments. Leachate Collection and Removal Systems. Stability Analyses and Design. Appendices. Index.show more

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