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360-Degree Waste Management, Volume One: Fundamentals, Agricultural and Domestic Waste, and Remediation presents an interdisciplinary approach to understanding various types of agricultural and domestic waste, including their origin, management, recycling, disposal, effects on ecosystems, and social and economic impacts. By applying the concepts of sustainable, affordable and integrated approaches for improvement of waste management, the book confronts social, economic and environmental challenges. Thus, researchers, waste managers and environmental engineers will find critical information for identifying long-term answers to problems of waste management that require complex understanding and analysis.
Presenting key concepts in the management of agricultural and domestic or municipal waste, this new volume includes aspects on the microbiology of waste management, advanced treatment processes, environmental impacts, technological developments, the economics of waste management and future implications.
- Provides a critical assessment of the economic, social and environmental challenges associated with solid wastes, highlighting sustainable management approaches
- Describes various factors to be considered when developing waste management strategies, including techniques to reuse, reduce, recycle or recover solid waste and manage other wastes
- Addresses contemporary issues such as the transformation of waste into value-added products
- Presents an interdisciplinary approach to the management of various types of agricultural and domestic waste
Researchers and practitioners in environmental science, waste management, and environmental engineering. Policy makers, Non-Government Organizations, municipal corporations, industries, educational institutes and students
2. Basic principles/ concept of waste management
3. Global scenario of waste management
4. Functional elements of waste management system
5. Classification of waste
6. Waste management technologies
7. Public health importance of waste management
8. Environmental importance of waste management
9. Future prospects
Section 1: Agricultural Waste
Management of Agriculture Waste Materials: Challenges and Future Aspects
1. Introduction to agriculture waste
2. Generation or causes of agriculture waste
3. Waste utilization and management
4. Previous studies and proposed models for agriculture waste managements
Technologies for the Production of Value-Added Products from Agro- Wastes and Their Possible Applications
2. Classification of agricultural wastes materials
3. Production of materials from agro-wastes a. Paper products
4. Production of fuels from agro-wastes
5. Agro-waste for sustainable development
Development of Pharmaceutical Aids from Agricultural and Other Wastes
1. Overview of agricultural and animal husbandry waste products
2. Current scenario of waste management
3. Socio-economic impact of bio wastes
4. Agricultural waste as a source of Pharmaceutical aids
Practices in Food Waste Management and Its Impact on Environment
3. Indicators of Food Waste
4. Drivers of Food Waste management
5. Food waste Management Practices
6. Innovative Practices in Food Waste Managements
7. Global Scenario of Food waste Management
8. Environmental Impact of Food waste management techniques
9. Solutions for Environmental Impacts of Food waste Management
Section 2: Domestic and Municipal Waste
Advanced Techniques for Wastewater Purification: Fundamentals and Applications
Technological Developments in Energy Generation from Municipal Solid Waste (Landfill Gas Capture, Combustion, Pyrolysis, Gasification)
2. Generation of municipal solid waste
3. Composition of municipal solid waste
4. Potential of municipal solid wastes for energy recovery
5. Pathways to convert municipal solid waste into energy
6. Environmental Impacts
Microbiology of Waste
Microbiology of Waste Treatment
Section 3: Economics of Waste
Economics of Electronic Waste (e- Waste): A Critical Review of Negative Externalities and the Circular Economy
2. Negative Externalities of E-waste
3. Measurement (Producers, Quantum, Flow), statistics, status and trend
4. Circular economy of e-waste
5. Mapping e-waste ramification and management to UNDPs Sustainable Development Goals
6. Policy, Legislation, implementation challenges and way forward
Economics of Waste Management: The Challenges
2. Negative Externalities
3. Economics of Externalities
4. Economic challenges of waste management
5. Economic instruments for internalising cost of waste management
6. Existing policy and legislation on waste management
7. Waste management and Circular Economy
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- 1st May 2022
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Dr. Raut is Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Nagpur University. He graduated from Nagpur University in 2000 and completed his master’s degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry in 2002. He received Ph.D. Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur in 2010. He pursued Post-Doctoral Research from College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA under the prestigious Raman Post- Doctoral Fellowship awarded by University Grants Commission, Govt. of India. He has 16 years of experience in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences and his area of expertise includes Pharmaceutical analysis, solubility enhancement of Pharmaceuticals, Natural Products, Medicinal Plants and Phyto-pharmaceuticals. He is presently working in collaborations of three laboratories in USA, one laboratory in Singapore, and one laboratory in Nigeria.
Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagpur University, Nagpur, India
Dr. Dadasaheb M. Kokare obtained his M. Pharm. degree in Pharmacology from Nagpur University, Nagpur, India in 2000. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in 2008 in the faculty of Medicine from R. T. M. Nagpur University, Nagpur, India. Dr. D. M. Kokare is presently working as Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, R.T.M. Nagpur University, Nagpur, India. During his research career, he has worked on the neuroscience research area, wherein major focus is on behavioural pharmacology. Dr. Kokare has published more than 70 research papers in Scopus indexing journals on the behavioural, histological, biochemical, genetic and epigenetic aspect of the neuroscience mechanisms.
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, R.T.M. Nagpur University, Nagpur, India
Dr. Kirtikumar R. Randive obtained his M.Sc. degree in geology from Nagpur University, Nagpur, India in 1995. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in 2005 in Igneous Petrology and Geochemistry from Nagpur University, Nagpur. Dr. K.R. Randive is presently working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Geology, R.T.M. Nagpur University, Nagpur, India. During his research career, he has worked on Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry of magmatic rocks and ore bearing systems. Dr. Randive published more than 50 research papers in reputed national and international journals. He was a member of the 31st Indian Expedition to Antarctica and Visiting Fellow to the University of Portsmouth, U. K.
Associate Professor, Department of Geology, R.T.M. Nagpur University, Nagpur, India
Dr. Bharat A. Bhanvase is currently working as Professor and Head in Chemical Engineering Department at the Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. His research interests focus on Wastewater Treatment, Solid Waste Management, Cavitation based processes for production, Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites, Process Intensification, Microfluidics, and Nanofluids. He obtained Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from University of Pune. He has written 29 book chapters in internationally renowned books, 3-edited book. Further, he is a recipient of the Young Scientists (Award) start- up research grant from Science and Engineering Research Board, New Delhi (India) in the year 2015. Also he was the recipient of Best Scientist Award from Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University in 2017.
Professor and Head, Chemical Engineering Department, Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Prof. Sanjay J. Dhoble obtained his M.Sc. degree in Physics from Rani Durgavati University, Jabalpur, India in 1988. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in 1992 in Solid State Physics from Nagpur University, Nagpur. Dr. Dhoble is presently working as a Professor in the Department of Physics, R.T.M. Nagpur University, Nagpur, India. During his research career, he has worked on the synthesis and characterization of solid-state lighting materials, as well as development of radiation dosimetry phosphors using thermoluminescence techniques and utilization of fly ash. Dr. Dhoble has filed 20 patents and published more than 583 research papers. He has published several books with various publishers. He was also a recipient of India’s Top Faculty Research Award-2018 by Careers 360, for the top ten researchers in India in Physics on the basis of research papers published in Scopus research database in session 2017-2018.
Professor, Department of Physics, R.T.M. Nagpur University, Nagpur, India
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