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Published by Geological Society, Distributors, USA, AAPG Bookstore in London, Tulsa, OK, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactive waste disposal in the ground -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Waste disposal in the ground -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Environmental geochemistry -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by R. Metcalfe & C.A. Rochelle.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesGeological Society special publication,, no. 157
    ContributionsMetcalfe, R., Rochelle, C. A., Geological Society of London.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD898.14.G46 C44 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3635638M
    ISBN 101862390401
    LC Control Number2002437213
    OCLC/WorldCa41834428

    Water quality issues are a major challenge that humanity is facing in the twenty-first century. Here, we review the main groups of aquatic contaminants, their effects on human health, and approaches to mitigate pollution of freshwater resources. Emphasis is placed on chemical pollution, particularly on inorganic and organic micropollutants including toxic metals and Cited by: • Waste container • Waste form • Source geometry (e.g., volume, area, depth, homogeneity) • Types and chemical composition of the radionuclides • Geochemical environment in the vicinity of the waste Analytical models for the geosphere can only simulate simple approximations of the source term; therefore, if it is suspected that.

      The disposition of actinides, most recently Pu from dismantled nuclear weapons, requires effective containment of waste generated by the nuclear fuel cycle. Because actinides (e.g., Pu and Np) are long-lived, they have a major impact on risk assessments of geologic repositories. Thus, demonstrable, long-term chemical and mechanical durability Cited by: The environmental impact of nuclear power results from the nuclear fuel cycle, operation, and the effects of nuclear accidents.. The greenhouse gas emissions from nuclear fission power are much smaller than those associated with coal, oil and gas, and the routine health risks are much smaller than those associated with coal. However, there is a "catastrophic risk" potential if containment.

    chemical and/or electro-chemical state of the waters as they migrate to other crustal locations. Each of these concerns is relevant to some of the radioactive species which might escape from a disposal site. Many of the topics addressed in this chapter are applicable to other forms of waste which could be disposed of in the geosphere. Summary. In the seven years since the publication of the first edition of Sustainable Practices in Geoenvironmental Engineering, the combination of population growth and increased exploitation of renewable and non-renewable natural resources has added increased stresses on the quality and health of the geoenvironment. This is especially true when viewed in the context of the .


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "This work is largely a development of material presented at a conference entitled 'Chemical containment of waste in the geosphere' held at the British Geological Survey, Keyworth, on September "--Page xv.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: English. Notes: "This work is largely a development of material presented at a conference entitled 'Chemical containment of waste in the geosphere' held at the British Geological Survey, Keyworth, on September "--Page xv.

R. Metcalfe and C. Rochelle (eds). Geological Society, London. Special Publication No.£75 (Geol. Soc. members £35). ISBN This recent addition to the Geological Society's Special publication series contains papers resulting from a meeting of the Geochemistry Group of the Mineralogical and Geological Societies in Author: A.

Bath. Chemical Containment within the Geosphere deals with chemical processes within the geosphere that may be harnessed to contain a wide range of wastes, a topic of major importance for sound environmental management.

Both technical and philosophical issues concerning waste containment are considered. The book contains contributions from experts in mant waste.

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Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. The laboratory methods (steady and transient states) used to estimate the transport parameters of chemical species diffusing through waste containment barriers were discussed.

The common procedures used to calculate the transport parameters such as decreasing source concentration, time-lag method, and root time method were described and evaluated.

underlying principles that are common to all forms of waste management by geological means, and that rely to some extent upon chemical containment. The remainder of the book is divided into six sections: 1. The place of chemical containment in regulatory frameworks.

hemical containment properties of the deep geosphere. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 33,1 NovemberQuarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 33,1 Novemberhttps: Chemical Containment of Waste in the Geosphere.

Bath. Science and Environment. For subsurface disposal or storage systems for high-level radioactive waste, the geosphere can provide a buffer between the spent fuel and the biosphere. The importance of the geosphere and geospheric research is dependent on the approach, being least important for above ground storage, and most important for a.

Abstract. Waste IPSC Objective is to develop an integrated suite of high performance computing capabilities to simulate radionuclide movement through the engineered components and geosphere of a radioactive waste storage or disposal system: (1) with robust thermal-hydrologic-chemical-mechanical (THCM) coupling; (2) for a range of disposal system alternatives.

The waste hierarchy is recognised in the Environment Protection Actpromoting management of wastes in the order of preference: avoidance, reuse, recycling, recovery of energy, treatment, containment, disposal.

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Concrete has been shown to be the most suitable construction medium (Ref 2) and all the designs are based on this, A number of vault design schemes were generated and allocated into four main. Hazardous Waste Disposal. Current science news articles on toxic waste, hazardous waste management, clean-up, biological cleaning agents and more.