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Natural attenuation

CERCLA, RBCA"s, and the future of environmental remediation

by Patrick V. Brady

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Published by Lewis Publishers in Boca Raton, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hazardous wastes -- Natural attenuation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-234) and index.

    StatementPatrick V. Brady, Michael V. Brady, David J. Borns.
    ContributionsBrady, Michael V., Borns, David J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD1060 .B73 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination245 p. :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL673643M
    ISBN 101566703026
    LC Control Number97019742

    Natural Attenuation (also known as intrinsic remediation) is defined as the use of natural processes to degrade environmental contaminants to safe levels. This book will be the first reference available on the application of natural attenuation, including numerous examples and case studies from a wide range of sites where this approach has been 5/5(1). A groundbreaking text and professional resource on natural attenuation technology. Natural attenuation is rapidly becoming a widely used approach to manage groundwater and soil contamination by hazardous substances in petroleum-product releases and leachate from hazardous waste sites and : $

    Natural attenuation. Several natural examples of SDEs with isolated singular points are given in Section You can request the full-text of this book directly from the authors on. Get this from a library! Monitored natural attenuation of inorganic contaminants in ground water. [Robert G Ford; Richard T Wilkin; Robert W Puls; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.; National Risk Management Research Laboratory (U.S.),] -- V.1 consists of three sections that describe 1) the conceptual background for .

    Natural Attenuation of Hazardous Wastes. Sponsored by the Natural Attenuation Task Committee of the Environmental and Multi-Media Council of the Environmental and Water Resources Institute of ASCE. This report provides the regulatory framework, scientific and engineering principles, and applications of natural attenuation for the remediation of contaminated by: 2. The first comprehensive guide to one of today's most innovative approaches to environmental contamination Natural attenuation is gaining increasing attention as a nonintrusive, cost-effective alternative to standard remediation techniques for environmental contamination. This landmark work presents the first in-depth examination of the theory, mechanisms, and application of 5/5(1).


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