American Society of Civil Engineers


GeoCongress 2008: Geotechnics of Waste Management and Remediation



(Geotechnical Special Publication (GSP) No. 177)

by Milind V. Khire, (editor), Akram N. Alshawabkeh, (editor), and Krishna R. Reddy, (editor)
Sponsored by The Geo-Institute of ASCE
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0970-1, 2008, xviii 856 pp., (doi:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784409701), ill. maps, 22 cm., Includes bibliographical references and indexes.     (Barcode: 519487182)

Conference information: GeoCongress 2008; March 9-12, 2008, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

ASCE sponsor: Geo-Institute (G-I)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: Proceedings of GeoCongress 2008, held in New Orleans, Louisiana, March 9-12, 2008. Sponsored by the Geo-Institute of ASCE. This Geotechnical Special Publication contains 106 papers addressing the challenges of sustainability in remediation and waste management. This volume covers topics such as new and conventional remediation technologies, design and operational aspects of bioreactor landfills, innovations in design and assessment of covers and liners, management of mining wastes, and recycle and reuse of waste materials.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Geotechnical engineering
Landfills
Recycling
Remediation
Waste management

Library of Congress Call Number:  TD171.9.G43
Library of Congress Subject Headings: Environmental geotechnology--Congresses