BIOTREATMENT OF INDUSTRIAL EFFLUENTSAuthor: By Mukesh Doble , Department of BiotechnologyI.I.T. Madras, Chennai, India Anil Kumar , Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning
Publish date: February 2005
With increasing government regulation of pollution, as well as willingness to levy punitive fines for transgressions, treatment of industrial waste is a important subject. This book is a single source of information on treatment procedures using biochemical means for all types of solid, liquid and gaseous contaminants generated by various chemical and allied industries. This book is intended for practicing environmental engineers and technologists from any industry as well as researchers and professors. The topics covered include the treatment of gaseous, liquid and solid waste from a large number of chemical and allied industries that include dye stuff, chemical, alcohol, food processing, pesticide, pharmaceuticals, paint etc. Information on aerobic and anaerobic reactors and modeling and simulation of waste treatment systems are also discussed.