Nanotechnology for Environmental Decontamination

by: Manoj K. Ram, Silvana Andreescu, Hanming Ding


Abstract: Written by a team of global experts, Nanotechnology for Environmental Contamination covers the latest methods for using nanomaterials, processes, and tools to remediate toxin-contaminated water, air, soil, groundwater, and wastewater. This groundbreaking work discusses the use of nanotechnology to neutralize microbes, pesticides, heavy metals, industrial chemicals, chemical and biological warfare agents, and other toxic substances. In-depth details on the physics, chemistry, and technology of nanomaterials, nanostructures, and nanotechnology for decontamination are included in this authoritative resource.
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Title: Nanotechnology for Environmental Decontamination

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2011 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071702799

Authors:

Manoj K. Ram is Senior Research Scientist at University of South Florida, Tampa.

Silvana Andreescu is an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science at Clarkson University in Potsdam, New York.

Hanming Ding is an associate professor of inorganic chemistry in the Department of Chemistry at East China Normal University.

Description: Written by a team of global experts, Nanotechnology for Environmental Contamination covers the latest methods for using nanomaterials, processes, and tools to remediate toxin-contaminated water, air, soil, groundwater, and wastewater. This groundbreaking work discusses the use of nanotechnology to neutralize microbes, pesticides, heavy metals, industrial chemicals, chemical and biological warfare agents, and other toxic substances. In-depth details on the physics, chemistry, and technology of nanomaterials, nanostructures, and nanotechnology for decontamination are included in this authoritative resource.