Publisher description for Geoenvironmental engineering : site remediation, waste containment, and emerging waste management technologies / Hari D. Sharma, Krishna R. Reddy.
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Geoenvironmental Engineering covers the application of basic geological and hydrological science, including soil and rock mechanics and groundwater hydrology, to any number of different environmental problems.
* Includes end-of-chapter summaries, design examples and worked-out numerical problems, and problem questions.
* Offers thorough coverage of the role of geotechnical engineering in a wide variety of environmental issues.
* Addresses such issues as remediation of in-situ hazardous waste, the monitoring and control of groundwater pollution, and the creation and management of landfills and other above-ground and in-situ waste containment systems.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Environmental geotechnology, Hazardous waste site remediation, Sanitary landfills