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The Practical Guide to Waste Management Law

Author(s): R G P Hawkins MA Barrister FCIWM FRGS FRSA, International Environmental Lawyer and H S Shaw BEng PhD, Gifford & Partners and School of Civil Engineering & the Environment, University of Southampton
Publication Date: July 2004
ISBN: 9780727732750
Stock level: Low stock
£68.75

"This is the start of an enormous change in waste – both a challenge and an opportunity" John Burns, Waste Implementation Programme Director, DEFRA* In 2004 the UK Government was faced with numerous challenges in the context of environmental management, and has bee...

Long-term hazard to drinking water resources from landfills

Author(s): P. Spillmann, T. Dorrie and M. Struve
Publication Date: February 2009
ISBN: 9780727735133
Stock level: Low stock
£126.75

The co-disposal of domestic waste with industrial waste can represent a serious hazard to prime sources of drinking water throughout the world. Containing the latest research on the risks to groundwater over time, this book provides a scientific case for more sustainable land...

Sustainable Waste Management

Author(s): Ravindra K Dhir, Moray D Newlands and Thomas D Dyer
Publication Date: September 2003
ISBN: 9780727732514
Stock level: Low stock
£116.00

This volume presents part of the proceedings of two symposia held under the umbrella of Advances in Waste Management , an international meeting organised by the University of Dundee's Concrete Technology Unit.

Geotechnical Engineering of Landfills

Author(s): N Dixon, Nottingham Trent University, E J Murray, Murray Rix Geotechnical and D R V Jones, Golder Associates (UK)
Publication Date: April 1998
ISBN: 9780727727084
Stock level: Low stock
£68.75

Geotechnical engineering of landfills is a symposium designed to provide a forum for the presentation of recent developments in the design, construction and operation of landfills facilities. The papers presented in this volume bring together expertise and experience from i...

Final Covers for Solid Waste Landfils and Abandoned Dumps

Author(s): D E Daniel and R B Koerner
Publication Date: October 1997
ISBN: 9780784402610
Stock level: Low stock
£73.00

This guide takes a practical approach to the subject and provides an overview of regulations in the USA and Germany. It covers topics including: • The individual components of candidate cover systems • Examples of cross-sections of final covers on hazardous waste, non-hazar...

Properties and Use of Coal Fly Ash

Author(s): Lindon Sear, Quality Ash Association
Publication Date: October 2001
ISBN: 9780727730152
Stock level: Low stock
£90.25

This book draws together a large quantity of research that has been carried out on pulverised fuel ash (PFA) over the past 30 years. Fuel ash and fly ash are produced as waste from burining coal (or waste materials) and have many uses within the construction industry such as ...

Civil Engineering Special Issue: Humanitarian engineering

Author(s): Editor: Simon Fullalove
Publication Date: April 2016
ISBN: 9780727761774
Stock level: In stock
£36.40

This special issue of Civil Engineering on humanitarian engineering shares and celebrates some of the tremendous projects that civil engineers are carrying out in the humanitarian field. These eight papers aim to open discussions about best practice and lessons learnt for the ...