Wiley's Remediation Technologies Handbook: Major Contaminant Chemicals and Chemical Groups
- Covers the most important chemical and chemical groups that are found to pollute the environment, and the ways to remediate them.
- Gives succinct abstract describing the numerous technologies used to clean-up a wide range of pollutants.
- Provides the uses and limitations of each technique.
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Chemicals Sorted by Chemical Groups.
Technologies Applicable to Specific Chemicals.
Aldehydes and Ketones.
Aldehydes or Ketones with Other Functional Groups.
Aliphatic Nitriles and Cyanates.
Aliphatic Organophosphorous Compounds.
Alkanes and Cyclic Alkanes.
Alkenes, Cyclic Alkenes, and Dienes.
Aromatic Amines and Diamines.
Aromatic Nitriles and Cyanates.
Aromatic Nitro Compounds.
Aromatic Nitro Compounds with Other Functional Groups.
Aromatic Organophosphorous Compounds.
Aromatics with Halogenated Side Chain.
Azo Compounds, Hydrazine Derivatives.
Benzene and Monosubstituted Benzene Hydrocarbons.
Benzene and Substituted Benzene Hydrocarbons.
Benzene, Toluene, Ethylbenzene, and Xylene (BTEX).
Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives.
Carboxylic Acids with Other Functional Groups.
Chlorine and Chlorine Compounds.
Chlorine, Ionic Species.
Chromium-Containing Ionic Species.
Dihalogenated and Polyhalogenated Ethers.
Dioxin and Related Compounds.
Disubstituted and Polysubstituted Benzene Hydrocarbons.
Halogenated Aromatic Compounds.
Halogenated Ethers and Epoxides.
Halogenated Phenolic Compounds.
Heterocyclic Nitrogen Compounds.
Heterocyclic Oxygen Compounds.
Heterocyclic Oxygen Compounds with Three or More Rings.
Ionic Species Containing Iron.
Ions Containing Phosphorus.
Ions Containing Sulfur.
Ions with Nitrogen.
Noncyclic Aliphatic or Aromatic Ethers.
Organosulfur Compounds with Other Functional Groups.
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons with More Than Five Fused Rings.
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Four-Ring Compounds.
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Two- or Three-Ring Compounds.
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons; PAH; PNA; POM.
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons, Nonalternant Compounds with Four Fused Rings.
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons, Nonalternant Compounds with Five Fused Rings.
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons, Nonalternant Compounds with Fused Rings.
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons, Nonalternant Compounds with More Than Five Fused Rings.
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons, Nonalternant Compounds with Two or Three Fused Rings.
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Five-Ring Compounds.
Primary Aliphatic Amines and Diamines.
Pyridine and Substituted Pyridines.
Pyrrole and Fused-Ring Derivatives of Pyrrole.
Saturated Alkyl Halides.
Secondary Aliphatic Amines.
Silicon Compounds—Other Significant.
Simple Aromatic Nitro Compounds.
Single-Ring Heterocyclic Sulfur Compounds.
Sulfur Compounds—Other Significant.
Thiols, Sulfides, and Disulfides.
Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons (TPH).
Unsaturated Alkyl Halides.
Volatile Organic Compounds.
Technologies with Abstracts and Technology Costs.
[Based on the Remediation Information Management System (RIMS)].
Specific Chemical Index.
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