Mobile Waste Processing Systems and Treatment Technologies

By

  • W. Glynn

A guide to mobile waste treatment and processing technologies. Includes chapters on thermal treatment, immobilization, chemical treatment, physical treatment, and biological treatment.
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Book information

  • Published: December 1987
  • Imprint: WILLIAM ANDREW
  • ISBN: 978-0-8155-1139-7


Table of Contents

1. Introduction 1.1 Background 1.2 Past and Present Use 1.3 Future Use 1.4 Planning Considerations 1.5 Document Organization2. Thermal Treatment 2.1 Introduction 2.2 Rotary Kiln Incineration 2.3 Liquid Injection Incineration 2.4 Fluidized Bed Incineration 2.5 Infrared Incineration 2.6 Plasma Arc 2.7 Advanced Electric Reactor 2.8 Supercritical Water Oxidation 2.9 Wet Air Oxidation3. Immobilization 3.1 Introduction 3.2 Process Description 3.3 Wastes Types Handled 3.4 Waste Restrictive Characteristics 3.5 Required Onsite Facilities/Capabilities 3.6 Environmental Impacts 3.7 Costs 3.8 Commercial Applications4. Chemical Treatment Technologies 4.1 Introduction 4.2 Chemical Reduction-Oxidation (Redox) Treatment 4.3 Neutralization 4.4 Precipitation 4.5 Dechlorination5. Physical Treatment Technologies 5.1 Introduction 5.2 Air Stripping 5.3 Mechanical Aeration/Extraction 5.4 Stream Stripping 5.5 Distillation 5.6 Activated Carbon Absorption 5.7 Evaporation/Dewatering 5.8 Soil Flushing/Soil Washing 5.9 Filtration 5.10 Ion Exchange 5.11 Membrane Separation 5.12 Phase Separation6. Biological Treatment 6.1 Introduction 6.2 Aerobic Biological Treatment 6.3 Anaerobic Digestion 6.4 In Situ BiodegradationReferencesAppendix: List of Firms by Treatment Process Technology Biological Physical/Chemical Solidification Thermal