Radiation Energy Treatment of Water, Wastewater and Sludge: A State-of-the-Art Reportby
Task Committee on Radiation Energy Treatment, Air and Radiation Management Committee, Environmental Engineering Division, ASCE
American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-901-1 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-901-5 (ISBN-10), 1992, Soft Cover, Pg. 52
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Abstract: Since ionizing radiation is one of the more technologically advanced forms of energy available to society, it has been applied to a great many activities such as: the sterilization of a wide range of consumer goods; preservation of food; chemical processing of complex materials; and medical diagnosis and therapy techniques. However, using radiation energy to ensure safe water supplies and municipal and industrial wastewater treatment is a relatively new civil engineering application. This committee report,
Subject Headings: Radiation | Hydro power | Wastewater treatment | Sludge | Energy consumption | Materials processing
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