Environmental Engineering: Saving a Threatened Resource—In Search of Solutions

by F. Pierce Linaweaver, (F.ASCE), Pres.; F. Pierce Linaweaver & Assoc., The Legg Mason Tower, Ste. 2700, 111 St. Calvert St., Baltimore, MD,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-878-6 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-878-7 (ISBN-10), 1992, Soft Cover, Pg. 685

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Conference information: Environmental Engineering Sessions at Water Forum '92 | Baltimore, Maryland, United States | August 2-6, 1992

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Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This proceedings, Environmental Engineering: Saving a Threatened Resource—In Search of Solutions, contains papers presented at the 1992 National Conference on Environmental Engineering, a component of Water Forum '92, Baltimore, Maryland, August 2-5, 1992. Some of the topics addressed include air quality; environmental assessment; sludge management and disposal; solid waste, toxic and hazardous materials; water supply and treatment; and water/wastewater infrastructure. In addition, key areas explored are toxicity reduction; urban nonpoint source pollution; incineration; landfills; leachate control; and VOC emissions from wastewater treatment plants. This publication provides the environmental engineer with state-of-the-art information on practical environmental engineering and results from recent advancements in scientific knowledge in this field.

Subject Headings: Environmental engineering | Air quality | Water quality | Toxicity | Hazardous substances | Water treatment | Wastewater treatment plants | Water conservation


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