Environmental Engineering

Recycling and Reuse Approaches for Better Sustainability

Editors: Balkaya, Nilgün, Guneysu, Sinan (Eds.)

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  • Includes chapters on solid waste and wastewater management
  • Addresses soil and air pollution-related issues with up-to-date literature while focusing on experiments
  • Includes special topics on renewable energy technologies, global recycling, and reuse concerns
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About this book

This book covers the latest in recycling and reuse research focused toward greater sustainability and includes chapters authored by the world’s leading thinkers and practitioners in the field. Topics covered include recycling and reuse, solid waste management, renewable energy, environmental studies, and wastewater management.

This text contains environmental issues with an experimental focus, making this a useful resource to students, researchers, and professionals working in solid waste management, energy and water sustainability issues within the geoscience, engineering, and chemistry fields.

About the authors

Nilgün Balkaya is a Professor at the Department of Environmental Engineering, Istanbul University, Turkey. Her main research interests are water pollution control, mainly focused on the use of low-cost adsorbents for treatment of wastewater containing pollutants such as pesticides, heavy metals and dyes. Her current fields of research include soil, water and sediment pollution, and soil and sediment remediation.

Dr. Sinan Güneysu graduated from Istanbul University, Department of Environmental Engineering in 2000, and gained his MSc and PhD degrees from İstanbul University. He has been working at the Department of Environmental Engineering of İstanbul University for 17 years. His research interests include industrial wastewater treatment, waste minimization and adsorption. 

Table of contents (23 chapters)

Table of contents (23 chapters)
  • Examination of Soil Improvement with Reused Tires and Pets

    Biçer, Perihan (et al.)

    Pages 3-9

  • An Appraisal of Domestic Wastewater Segregation from the Perspective of Recovery, Recycling, and Reuse

    Beler-Baykal, Bilsen

    Pages 11-20

  • Beneficial Use of Dredged Materials in Geotechnical Engineering

    Balkaya, Müge

    Pages 21-38

  • University Students’ Recycling Behavior and Attitudes Toward the Disposal of Solid Wastes

    Balkaya, Nilgün (et al.)

    Pages 39-52

  • Life Cycle Environmental Impact Analysis of HDPE Packaging Materials for Different Disposal Options

    Mermertaş, Merve (et al.)

    Pages 55-61

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eBook 101,14 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-95888-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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Hardcover 124,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-95887-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Recycling and Reuse Approaches for Better Sustainability
Editors
  • Nilgün Balkaya
  • Sinan Guneysu
Series Title
Environmental Engineering
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-95888-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-95888-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-95887-3
Series ISSN
1431-2492
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 304
Number of Illustrations
33 b/w illustrations, 53 illustrations in colour
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