Integrated Waste Management in India Status and Future Prospects for Environmental Sustainability

This book provides insights into the current status of waste management in India and research approaches to minimize waste and convert useful waste into energy alternatives towards achieving environmental sustainability. It also discusses the implications of waste on human health and approaches to m...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Prashanthi, Marimuthu (Editor), Sundaram, Rajakumar (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2016, 2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
Series:Environmental Science
Online Access:
Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Impact of water pollution on coconut cultivation in Vellore district, Tamil Nadu
  • Solid waste management in Vellore district, Tamil Nadu
  • Nitrate reduction by denitrifying Bacillus cohnii isolated from sewage treatment plant
  • A mini review on Cyanophycin: Production, analysis and its applications
  • A statistical based experimental approach for biodegradation and optimization of heavy metals
  • Wastewater treatment studies on free water surface constructed wetland system
  • Utilization of medicinal oil effluent for lipase production by Penicillium
  • Waste water sludge treatment using rice bran
  • Role of NGO’s in protecting environment and health
  • A study on self-sacrificing role played by garbage pickers in cleaning up the environment
  • Impact of dairy effluent on environment – A review
  • Treatment of waste water from meat industry
  • Waste management in food packaging industry