Chelating Agents for Land Decontamination Technologies by Daniel C. W. Tsang, editor, Irene M. C. Lo, Rao Y.

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Chelating brokers for Land Decontamination applied sciences examines the applying of chelating brokers for the remedy of soil infected with metals. infected land remediation is a frequent and dear challenge, and the conventional excavation-and-disposal remedy strategy isn't a sustainable resolution. Chelating brokers (organic compounds which can bind steel ions) are an enticing new expertise for land decontamination, simply because chelating brokers increase steel extraction from infected soil or sediment and facilitate steel mobility in subsurface soils. Chapters during this publication disguise the method basics in addition to engineering purposes and up to date advances for using chelating brokers in soil washing, soil flushing, phytoremediation, and electrokinetic remediation. They handle the applying of chelating brokers for either ex situ and in situ soil remediation applied sciences. The broad use of illustrations and precis tables is mixed with up to date references. This compilation of engineering functions and study findings for various chelating agent improved remediation applied sciences should be priceless to environmental engineers, scientists, and determination makers concerning infected land remediation

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Two different approaches can be adopted for the remediation of contaminated sediment, namely immobilization of the contaminants within the solid matrix and extraction/separation of the pollutants or contaminated sediment fractions (Peters, 1999). Although immobilization techniques are currently more reliable and generally involve lower remediation costs, extraction/separation methods have the advantage that contaminant concentrations may be reduced to below target regulatory limits and the treated material may be suitable for beneficial reuse (Meegoda and Perera, 2001), with positive environmental and economic outcomes.

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