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Groundwater Remediation and Treatment Technologies
 
 

Groundwater Remediation and Treatment Technologies, 1st Edition

 
Groundwater Remediation and Treatment Technologies, 1st Edition,Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff,ISBN9780815514114
 
 
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A practical overview of both techniques for evaluating groundwater quality and in selecting remediation technologies that are cost effective.

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This volume has been organized for practicing engineers who deal with the problems of groundwater and leachate remediation. It is intended to provide a practical overview of both techniques for evaluating groundwater quality and in selecting remediation technologies that are cost effective. Emphasis is given to advanced remediation methods.

Readership

Practicing engineers who deal with the problems of groundwater and leachate remediation.

Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff

Affiliations and Expertise

United States Agency for International Development

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Groundwater Remediation and Treatment Technologies, 1st Edition

1. Principles of Geology
Introduction
Minerals
Carbonates, Sulfates, and Oxides
Rock-Forming Silicates
Ores
Rocks, Their Origin and Properties
Igneous Rocks
Metamorphic Rocks
Sedimentary Rocks
Weathering
Mechanical Weathering
Chemical Weathering
Basic Soil Concepts
Erosion and Deposition
Waterborne Deposition
Windborne Deposition
Glacial Deposits
Geological Structure
Folding
Unconformities
Fractures
Geologic Time
Rock Units
Time and Time-Rock Units
Geological Maps and Cross Sections
Groundwater in Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks
Groundwater in Sedimentary Rocks
Groundwater in Unconsolidated Sediments
Relation Between Geology, Climate, and Groundwater Quality
Conclusions
2. Relationship Between Groundwater and Surface Water
Introduction
Gaining and Losing Streams
Bank Storage
Effect of the Geologic Framework on Stream Hydrographs
Single-Event Hydrograph Separation Techniques
Depletion Curves
Hydrograph Separation
Separation of Complex Hydrographs
Hydrograph Separation by Chemical Techniques
Computer Separation Programs
Groundwater Rating Curve
Seepage or Dry Weather Measurements
Temperature Surveys
Flow-Duration Curves
Flow Ratios
3. Principles of Hydrogeology
Introduction
Precipitation
Seasonal Variations in Precipitation
Types of Precipitation
Recording Precipitation
Infiltration
Surface Water
Rates of Flow
Stream Discharge Measurements and Records
Relation Between Groundwater and Surface Water
Groundwater
The Water Table
Aquifers and Confining Units
Porosity and Hydraulic Conductivity
Hydraulic Gradient
Potentiometric Surface Maps and Flow Nets
Calculating Groundwater Flow
Interstitial Velocity
Transmissivity and Storativity
Water-Level Fluctuations
Cone of Depression
Specific Capacity
4. Groundwater Contamination
Introduction
Sources of Groundwater Contamination
Groundwater Quality Problems that Originate on the Land Surface
Groundwater Quality Problems that Originate Above the Water Table
Groundwater Quality Problems that Originate Below the Water Table
Natural Controls on Groundwater Contamination
Leachate
Changes in Groundwater Quality
Prediction of Contaminant Migration
5. Groundwater Restoration
Introduction
Contaminant Mobility
Site Characterization
Source Control
Source Removal
Surface Runoff Controls
Groundwater Barriers
Hydrodynamic Controls
Groundwater Collection and Treatment
Pumping Systems
Interceptor Systems
Groundwater Treatment After Removal
In Situ Treatment
In Situ Physical/Chemical Treatment
Mobilization for Extraction
Detoxification
Biodegradation
Natural Subsurface Biological Activity
Enhanced Biorestoration
Treatment Trains
Institutional Limitations on Controlling Groundwater Contamination
6. Pump-and-Treat Remediation Technology
Introduction
Data Requirements
Conceptual Design
Operation and Monitoring
7. Treating Contaminated Groundwater and Leachate
Introduction
variable Flows and Variable Concentrations
Unit Process Design Approach
Mass Balances
Unit Process Treatment Interferences
Life Cycle Design
Staging/Phased Treatment
Residuals Management
Availability of Package Plants
Materials of Construction and Materials Compatibility
Appendices
Glossary
Abbreviations
Index
 
 
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