Handbook of Environmental Engineering Calculations 2nd Ed. by C. Lee

Handbook of Environmental Engineering Calculations 2nd Ed.

byC. Lee, Shun Dar Lin

Hardcover | June 15, 2007

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Take Advantage of the Latest Calculation Methods for Solving Problems in Every Major Area of Environmental Engineering

The only hands-on reference of its kind, the Handbook of Environmental Engineering Calculations equips you with step-by-step calculation procedures covering virtually every aspect of environmental engineering. Designed to give you quick access to essential information, the updated Second Edition of this unique guide now presents the latest methods for solving a wide range of specific problems, together with worked-out examples that include numerical results for the calculations.

Written by a team of environmental experts from both the private and public sectors, this easy-to-use reference provides you with complete calculations for water quality assessment and control…solid waste materials … and air pollution control. Filled with 200 helpful illustrations, the Second Edition features:

  • Hundreds of detailed examples and calculations with fully illustrated steps
  • Calculations covering every aspect of environmental engineering
  • Both SI and U.S. customary units presented throughout
  • New to this edition: new sections on fuel cells and air toxic risk assessment

    Inside This State-of-the-Art Environmental Engineering Toolkit

    • Calculations of Water Quality Assessment and Control • Solid Waste Calculations • Air Pollution Control Calculations • Air Toxic Risk Assessment • Fuel Cell Technologies

About The Author

C.C. Lee is a research program manager at the National Risk Management Research Laboratory of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Shundar Lin is a senior professional scientist at the Illinois State Water Survey.
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Title:Handbook of Environmental Engineering Calculations 2nd Ed.Format:HardcoverDimensions:1000 pages, 9.5 × 7.3 × 2.5 inPublished:June 15, 2007Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071475834

ISBN - 13:9780071475839

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Table of Contents



Part 1: Calculations of Water Quality Assessment and Control

Chapter 1.1: Basic Science and Fundamentals

Chapter 1.2: Streams and Rivers

Chapter 1.3: Lakes and Reservoirs

Chapter 1.4: Groundwater

Chapter 1.5: Fundamental and Treatment Plant Hydraulics

Chapter 1.6: Public Water Supply

Chapter 1.7: Wastewater Engineering

Appendix A: Illinois Environmental Protection Agency's Macroinvertebrate Tolerance List

Appendix B: Well Function for Confined Aquifers

Appendix C: Solubility Product Constants for Solution at or near Room Temperature

Appendix D: Freundlich Adsorption Isotherm Constants for Toxic Organic Compounds

Part 2: Solid Waste Calculations

Chapter 2.1: Thermodynamics Used in Environmental Engineering

Chapter 2.2: Basic Combustion and Incineration

Chapter 2.3: Practical Design of Waste Incineration

Chapter 2.4: Calculations for Permitting and Compliance

Chapter 2.5: Calculational Procedures for Ash Stabilization and Solidification

Chapter 2.6: Incineration Technologies and Facility Requirements

Part 3: Air Pollution Control Calculations

Chapter 3.1: Air Emission Control

Chapter 3.2: Particulate Emission Control

Chapter 3.3: Wet and Dry Scrubbers for Emission Control

Part 4

Chapter 4.1: Air Toxic Risk Assessment

Part 5

Chapter 5.1: Fundamentals of Fuel Cell Technologies