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Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy

Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy

Focusing on Technology Research, Innovation, Demonstration, Insights and Policy Issues for Sustainable Technologies

Editor-in-Chief: Subhas K. Sikdar

ISSN: 1618-954X (print version)
ISSN: 1618-9558 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10098

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Editor-in-Chief
Subhas K. Sikdar
Cincinnati, OH, USA
(Retired from US EPA)
e-mail: sikdar.subhas@epa.gov

Emeritus Co-Editor-in-Chief
Ravi Jain
University of the Pacific
School of Engineering and Computer Science
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211, USA
e-mail: rjain@uop.edu

Editor for USA
Callie W. Babbitt
Golisano Institute for Sustainability
Rochester Institute of Technology
111 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623, USA
email: cwbgis@rit.edu

Editor for Europe
Petar Varbanov
Faculty of Information Technology and Bionics
Pázmány Péter Catholic University
Práter u. 50/A 1083
Budapest, Hungary
email: varbanov.petar@itk.ppke.hu

Jiří Jaromír Klemeš
Brno University of Technology - VUT
NETME Centre, FME
Brno, Czech Republic
email: klemes@fme.vutbr.cz

Editors for Asia
Akihiko Terada
Department of Chemical Engineering
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
2-24-16 Nakamachi, Koganei
Tokyo 184-8588, Japan
e-mail: akte@cc.tuat.ac.jp

Santanu Bandyopadhyay
Department of Energy Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Powai, Mumbai, 400076, India
e-mail: santanub@iitb.ac.in

Honorary Emeritus Editor

Neil Winterton
Department of Chemistry
University of Liverpool
Liverpool L69 7ZD, UK
e-mail: n.winterton@liverpool.ac.uk

Editorial Board
Ofelia Q.F. Araujo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Cidade Universitaria
Rio de Janeiro, RJ-Brazil
email: ofelia@eq.ufrj.br

Hamid Arastoopour
Illinois Institute of Technology
Armour College of Engineering
Chicago, IL 60616
arastoopour@iit.edu

Bhavik Bakshi
Ohio State University
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
e-mail: bakshi.2@osu.edu

Jane Bare
United States Environmental Protection Agency
USA
e-mail: bare.jane@epa.gov

Sankar Bhattacharya
Department of Chemical Engineering
Monash University, Australia
e-mail: Sankar.Bhattacharya@monash.edu

Alexandra Elena Bonet Ruiz
Department of Chemical Engineering and Analytic Chemistry
University of Barcelona
08028 Barcelona, Spain
email: abonetruiz@ub.edu

Humberto Brandi
INMETRO, Scientific and Industrial Metrology
Brazil
e-mail: hsbrandi@inmetro.gov.br

Karel Braun
Germany
email: karel.braun.bio@gmail.com

Asher Brenner
Department of Environmental Engineering
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Beer-Sheva, Israel
e-mail: brenner@bgu.ac.il

Cheng-Lian Chen
National Taiwan University
e-mail: CCL@ntu.edu.tw

Calin Cormos
Babes-Bolyai University, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Napoca, Romania
e-mail: cormos@chem.ubbcluj.ro

Mario Eden
Auburn University
Department of Chemical Enginering
Alabama, USA
e-mail: edenmar@auburn.edu

Pietro P. Falciglia
University of Catania
Italy
e-mail: ppfalci@dica.unict.it

Taku Fujiwara
Kochi University
Japan
e-mail: fujiwarat@kochi-u.ac.jp

Andrea Hicks
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI 53706, USA
email: hicks5@wisc.edu

Ming Hu
School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742, USA
email: mhu2008@umd.edu

T.C. Kandpal
Centre for Energy Studies
Indian Institute of Technology
Delhi, India
tarak@ces.iitd.ac.in

Iftekhar A. Karimi
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
National University of Singapore
Singapore 117585
email: cheiak@nus.edu.sg

L. John Kennedy
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University
Materials Division
School of Advanced Sciences
Chennai, India
email: ljkennedy14@gmail.com

Antonis Kokossis
National Technical University of Athens
School of Chemical Engineering
Athens, Greece
email: akokossis@mail.ntua.gr

Yoram Krozer
University of Twente - CSTM
Enschede, The Netherlands
email: y.krozer@utwente.nl

David J. Kukulka
Technology Department
State University of New York at Buffalo
Upton Hall 402, 1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222-1095, USA
e-mail: kukulkdj@buffalostate.edu

Hon Loong Lam
Faculty of Engineering
The University of Nottingham, Malaysia
e-mail: HonLoong.Lam@nottingham.edu.my

John Leazer
Northeast Regional Laboratory
U.S. Food & Drug Administration
158-15 Liberty Avenue
Jamaica, NY 11433, USA
e-mail: John.Leazer@fda.hhs.gov

Dan Loughlin
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
email: loughlin.dan@epa.gov

Helen H. Lu
Department of Chemical Engineering
Lamar University
Beaumont, TX 77710, USA
email: Helen.lou@lamar.edu

Thokozani Majozi
School of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering
University of the Witwatersrand
Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
email: thokozani.majozi@wits.ac.za

Zain Abdul Manan
Faculty of Chemical Engineering
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
e-mail: zain@cheme.utm.my

Flavio Manenti
Dipartimento di Chimica
Politecnico di Milano
20133 Milano, Italy
email: flavio.manenti@polimi.it

Josef Marousek
Department of Economics
The Institute of Technology and Businesses
Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
email: josef.marousek@gmail.com

Booki Min
Department of Environmental Science and Engineering
Kyung Hee University
Gyeonggi-Do 446-701, Korea
email: bkmin@khu.ac.kr

Michael Narodoslawsky
Technical University of Graz
Inffeldgasse 25
A-8010 Graz, Austria
e-mail: narodoslawsky@tugraz.at

Wm. Brent Nixon
Emeritus President and CEO
CTLGroup
5400 Old Orchard Road
Skokie, IL 60077, USA
e-mail: askbrent@outlook.com

Sandro Nizetic
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture
University of Split
21000 Split, Croatia
email: snizetic@fesb.hr

Takashi Onodera
Center for Regional Environmental Research
National Institute for Environmental Studies
Ibaraki Prefecture 305-0053, Japan
email: onodera.takashi@nies.go.jp

Jose Maria Ponce Ortega
Chemical Engineering, Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo
Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico
e-mail: jmponce@umich.mx

Ralph Pike
Department of Chemical Engineering
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
e-mail: pike@lsu.edu

Frank Princiotta
Retired
Durham, North Carolina, USA
e-mail: fprinciotta@msn.com

Chittaranjan Ray
College of Civil Engineering
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
N118 SEC 2021 Transformation Dr Ste 3220
Lincoln, NE, 68588, USA
e-mail: cray@nebraska.edu

Silvio F. dos Santos
Instituto Nacional de Metrologia
Qualidade e Tecnologia (Inmetro)
Duque de Caxias/RJ
CEP 25250-020, Brazil
email: sfsantos@inmetro.gov.br

Panos Seferlis
Design and Structures Department
Laboratory of Machine Dynamics
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
e-mail: seferlis@auth.gr

Ratnesh Sharma
NEC Labs America
Cupertino, California, USA
e-mail: ratnesh@nec-labs.com

William T. Stringfellow
Center for Environmental Biotechnology
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Director Environmental Engineering Research Center
University of the Pacific
Stockton, CA 95211, USA
e-mail: wstringfellow@pacific.edu

Makram Suidan
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
e-mail: makram.suidan@uc.edu

Raymond R. Tan
Chemical Engineering Department
Center for Engineering and Sustainable Development Research
College of Engineering, De La Salle University-Manila
Manilla, Phillippines
e-mail: raymond.tan@dlsu.edu.ph

Ana I. Torres
Universidad de la Republica de Uruguay
11200 Montevideo, Uruguay
email: aitorres@fing.edu.uy

Yiu Fai Tsang
Department of Science and Environmental Studies
The Education University of Hong Kong
Room D3-1/F-41, 10 Lo Ping Road
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
e-mail: tsangyf@eduhk.hk

Zoltan Varga
MOL Group
Hungary
email: zovarga.dr@gmail.com

Liang-Ming Langmuir Whang
National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan
e-mail: whang@mail.ncku.edu.tw

Xiaobo Xue
Department of Environmental Health Sciences
SUNY Albany
Albany, NY 12222, USA
email: xxue@albany.edu

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