Management of Wastewater and Sludge: New Approaches


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Management of Wastewater and Sludge: New Approaches Editors: Izharul Haq Farooqi, Saif Ullah Khan Format: Hardback First Published: Published By: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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Pages: 408 Illustrations and other contents: 62 Tables, black and white; 36 Line drawings, black and white; 7 Halftones, black and white; 43 Illustrations, black and white Language: English ISBN: 9781032064635 Category:

Management of micropollutants and disinfection of by-products in municipal wastewater and extraction of energy from the sludge produced in wastewater treatment plants is under constant focus. This book presents a detailed know-how regarding sustainable management of wastes produced in municipal and industrial activities through novel state-of-the-art techniques used for the treatment of toxic industrial wastes and municipal wastewater. It deals with the management of municipal sludges and solid wastes including leachates produced from landfill sites. It also provides detailed information for achieving the stringent standards set by regulatory bodies for municipal and industrial effluents. Features: Covers development of new novel reactor configurations for wastewater treatment. Describes handling and removal of emerging contaminants like pharmaceutical compounds endocrine disruptors and disinfection by-products. Deliberates combination of wastewater and micro pollution. Contains in-depth discussion on fecal sludge treatment and disposal. Highlights new economically feasible techniques to enhance biogas recovery from treatment plant sludges. This book aims at researchers, and graduate students in environmental engineering, wastewater treatment, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, and energy engineering.

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Author Biography

Dr. Izharul Haq Farooqi has been working in the environmental engineering field for the last thirty-two years. His areas of specialization are water and wastewater treatment including biological treatment, biodegradation of toxic wastes, corrosion control. Moreover, he has mobilized a large amount of consultancy for the department and has established a state-of-the-art advanced environmental engineering laboratory through research projects and has been an expert member in the various national bodies. Dr. Farooqi has supervised six Ph.D scholars and another seven are under supervision. Dr. Farooqi has supervised 73 M. Tech dissertations. Besides Dr. Farooqi has received six research projects form different organizations. He has published more than hundred research papers in international /national journals and conferences having citations more than 1800 (h - index 24 and i10 - index as 43). Apart from this he has presented research papers in international conferences in U.S.A., Switzerland, Norway, Netherlands, Malaysia, Singapore, Italy, Saudi Arabia, Denmark, London and in different places in India. He also received Young Scientist Award from UP Council of Science and Technology in 2002. Dr. Saif Ullah Khan is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, Z.H.C.E.T., Aligarh Muslim University since 2016. He was awarded the National level C.S.I.R. Senior Research Fellowship for pursuing his doctoral studies. His field of interest is treatment of water & wastewater using advanced treatment techniques including Nanotechnology, Electrochemistry, advanced oxidation, etc. He has been an active researcher and has published more than 35 research papers in reputed international journals. He is also a leading reviewer of more than 15 top international journals. Besides, he has been invited for several talks at National as well as international level. His subjects of interest include Environmental Engineering, Industrial Pollution Control, Hydrology, etc.