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Title Handbook on sediment quality : a special publication / prepared by a Treatise on Sediment Quality Task Force of the Water Environment Federation under the direction of the Water Quality and Ecology Subcommittee of the Technical Practice Committee
Published Alexandria, VA : The Federation, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 372 pages) : illustrations
Series A special publication
Special publication (Water Environment Federation)
Summary Annotation This first-of-its kind handbook is designed for environmental scientists and engineers dealing with water quality issues in water, wastewater or industrial treatment operations. Thoroughly addresses sorption processes, bioavailability, sediment collection and assessment techniques, toxicity testing, advantages and disadvantages of chemical sediment quality guidelines, and sediment quality modeling. This timely resource provides you with the knowledge and proposed solutions to identify assess and manage contaminated sediment. Both highly scientific and practically written, the Handbook on Sediment Quality provides detailed discussion of sediment geochemistry, toxicology, and water quality interactions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Sediments (Geology) -- Analysis.
Form Electronic book
Author Water Environment Federation. Treatise on Sediment Quality Task Force.
Water Environment Federation. Water Quality and Ecology Subcommittee.
ISBN 1523102993 (electronic bk.)
9781523102990 (electronic bk.)