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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Water -- Pollution -- Congresses.,
  • Rivers -- Congresses.,
  • Water quality management -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Włodzimierz Czernuszenko, Paweł M. Rowiński.
GenreCongresses.
ContributionsCzernuszenko, Włodzimierz., Rowiński, Paweł M., Instytut Geofizyki (Polska Akademia Nauk)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTD419.5 .W38 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3422035M
ISBN 100387233210
LC Control Number2005043352

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Water resources are under stress worldwide and one of the elements of this stress - man's impact on water quality constitutes a key problem especially in well-developed countries. This problem receives an increasing attention of the public, politicians, decision makers nowadays. Water Quality Hazards and Dispersion of Pollutants contains invited contributions dealing with various aspects of water quality in rivers. Water quality is influenced by many processes, the understanding of which are still far from being conclusive. The receiving water quality objectives approach to control input of non-hazardous pollutants and the pollution prevention approach to control input of dangerous or hazardous substances to the. This book provides timely fundamental research on the impact of pollutants on water quality with a focus on the catastrophic releases of pollutants into water supplies. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - .

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Wlodzimierz Czernuszenko & Pawel Rowinski Water Quality Hazards and Dispersion of Pollutants. Support. Adobe DRM ( / – 1 customer ratings) This book provides timely fundamental research on the impact of pollutants on water quality with a focus on the catastrophic releases of pollutants into water supplies. Twelve invited papers. Water Quality Hazards and Dispersion of Pollutants Providing twelve comprehensive papers written by leading experts in the field, this book deals with the recognition, description and modeling of physical, chemical and biological processes governing the fate of pollutants in an aquatic environment. This book introduces the general strategy of design, the natural environmental cycles and how human activities interrupt and control them, toxicity and risk assessment for the protection of human and environmental health, the fate of pollutants in the environment, and a review of U.S. and international laws and regulations/5(26). Fig. 1 shows a concept diagram for a model system that could form the basis of an operational water quality model, summarising the inputs and outputs and the linking between the various parts. The core of such a model system is a hydrodynamic model linked to models for contaminants, sediment and the ecosystem. All possible links and feedbacks between these component models are shown here Cited by: