Electrochemically Assisted Remediation of Contaminated Soils Fundamentals, Technologies, Combined Processes and Pre-Pilot and Scale-Up Applications

This book provides an overview of the current development status of remediation technologies involving electrochemical processes, which are used to clean up soils that are contaminated with different types of contaminants (organics, inorganics, metalloids and radioactive). Written by internationally...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Rodrigo, M. A. (Editor), Dos Santos, E. V. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2021, 2021
Edition:1st ed. 2021
Series:Environmental Pollution
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Part 1 1 Physicochemical and hydrodynamic aspects of soil
  • 2 Fundamental of electrokinetic processes
  • 3 Fundamental of Reactive and Thermal Processes in Electrochemically Assisted Soil Remediation
  • 4 Conceptual and mathematical modeling of the transport of pollutants in soil by electric fields
  • Part 2 5 Treatment of soil washing solutions by electrochemical advanced oxidation 6 Electrokinetic soil flushing
  • 7 Electrokinetic remediation of soil polluted with inorganic ionic species
  • 8 Fenton processes for the remediation of polluted soil
  • 9 Coupling of anodic oxidation and soil remediation processes
  • 10 Persulfate in the remediation of soil and groundwater contaminated by organic compounds
  • 11 Electro-phytoremediation of Cropland and Mine-tailings Polluted by Mercury using IrO2-Ta2O5½Ti electrodes, Lavandula vera and Solanum tuberosum
  • 12 Electro-bioremediation of polluted soil
  • 13 The Soil and Groundwater Remediation with Zero Valent Iron Nanoparticles
  • 14 Adsorption and ion exchange permeable reactive barriers
  • 15 Electrochemically-Assisted Thermal-Based Technologies for Soil Remediation
  • 16 Electrochemically assisted dewatering
  • Part 3 17 Fundamentals of the scale-up of the electrochemically assisted soil remediation processes
  • 18 Electrochemical Technologies for Petroleum Contaminated Soils
  • 19 Treatment of gaseous effluents produced during electrochemically assisted soil remediation processes
  • 20 Solar-powered electrokinetic remediation for treatment to soil polluted with organic compounds
  • 21 Electrokinetic Processes-Directions for Future Research and Constraints