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Main Title Dealing with contaminated sites : from theory towards practical application /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Swartjes, F. A.
Publisher Springer,
Year Published 2011
OCLC Number 732760065
ISBN 9789048197569; 9048197562
Subjects Soil pollution ; Soil remediation ; Soil remediation industry--Risk assessment ; Pollution de l'eau ; Pollution du sol ; Analyse des risques ; Assainissement
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  TD878.D43 2011 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 12/03/2012
ELBM  TD878.D43 2011 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/08/2024
Collation xxviii, 1114 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
pt. 1. Introduction -- pt. 2. Site investigation -- pt. 3. Human health aspects -- pt. 4. Ecological aspects -- pt. 5. Groundwater-related aspects -- pt. 6. Risk management -- pt. 7. Frameworks. "This standard work on contaminated site management covers thw whole chain of steps involved in contaminated site management, from sampling to remediation. An important focus throughout the book has been on risk assessment. In addition, the book will include in-depth theories on soil contamination, along with offering possibilities for practical applications. More than sixty of the world's top experts from Europe, the USA, Australia and Canada have contributed to this book. The twenty-five chapters in this book offer relevant information for experienced scientists, students, consultants and regulators, as well as for 'new players' in contaminated site management."--Page 4 of cover.