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Author Bajpai, P. (Pratima)

Title Bleach plant effluents from the pulp and paper industry / Pratima Bajpai
Published Cham ; New York : Springer, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource
Series SpringerBriefs in applied sciences and technology, 2191-530X
SpringerBriefs in applied sciences and technology.
Contents Background -- Pulp and Paper Making Process -- Pulp Bleaching and Bleaching Effluents -- Environmental Impact of Bleach Effluents -- Strategies Used for Reducing the Generation of Pollutants -- Conclusions and Future Perspectives
Introduction -- Background and Problem Specification -- Real Time Architecture -- The TEXPLORE Algorithm -- Empirical Evaluation -- Further Examination of Exploration -- Related Work -- Discussion and Conclusion
Summary This book covers bleach plant effluents- the most polluting effluent from the pulp and paper industry. Some of the consequences of the disposal of bleach effluents into surface waters include- disappearance of benthic invertebrates, a high incidence of fish diseases, and mutagenic effects on the aquatic fauna. This book describes the environmental impact of bleach plant effluents, environmental regulations, and measures to reduce the pollution load by internal process modification and external treatments
Analysis Chemistry
Textile industry
Chemical engineering
Environmental chemistry
Waste disposal
Waste Management/Waste Technology
Industrial Chemistry/Chemical Engineering
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed July 3, 2013)
Subject Wood-pulp -- Bleaching.
Wood-pulp industry -- Environmental aspects.
Wood-pulp industry -- Waste disposal.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 3319005448
3319005456 (electronic bk.)
9783319005454 (electronic bk.)