Perry’s Chemical Engineers’ Handbook, Eighth Edition


Section 22: Waste Management

Overview

Louis Theodore, Eng.Sc.D. Professor of Chemical Engineering, Manhattan College; Member, Air and Waste Management Association (Section Editor, Pollution Prevention)

Kenneth N. Weiss, P.E., Diplomate AAEE Partner and North American Director of Compliance Assurance, ERM; Member, Air and Waste Management Association (Introduction to Waste Management and Regulatory Overview)

John D. McKenna, Ph.D. President and Chairman, ETS International, Inc.; Member, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Air and Waste Management Association (Air-Pollution Management of Stationary Sources)

(Francis) Lee Smith, Ph.D., M.Eng. Principal, Wilcrest Consulting Associates, Houston, Texas; Member, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Society of American Value Engineers, Water Environment Federation, Air and Waste Management Association (Biological APC Technologies, Estimating Henry s Law Constants)

Robert R. Sharp, Ph.D., P.E. Professor of Environmental Engineering, Manhattan College; Environmental Consultant; Member, American Water Works Association; Water Environment Federation Section Director (Wastewater Management)

Joseph J. Santoleri, P.E. Senior Consultant, RMT Inc. & Santoleri Associates; Member, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Research Committee on Industrial and Municipal Waste), Air and Waste Management Association (Solid Waste Management)

Thomas F. McGowan, P.E. President, TMTS Associates; Member, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Air and Waste Management Association (Solid Waste Management)

INTRODUCTION TO WASTE MANAGEMENT AND REGULATORY OVERVIEW

Multimedia Approach to Environmental Regulations in the United States

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Plant Strategies

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Corporate Strategic Planning

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United States Air Quality Legislation and Regulations

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Clean Air Act of 1970

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Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD)

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Nonattainment (NA)

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