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Recycling and Reuse Approaches for Better Sustainability

  • Nilgün Balkaya
  • Sinan Guneysu

Part of the Environmental Science and Engineering book series (ESE)

Also part of the Environmental Engineering book sub series (ENVENG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Recycling and Reuse

  3. Solid Waste Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Atakan Öngen, Nazlıcan Karabağ, Selda Yiğit Hunce, Hüseyin Kurtuluş Özcan, Emine Elmaslar Özbaş, Serdar Aydın
      Pages 97-110
  4. Renewable Energy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Delia Teresa Sponza, Cansu Vural, Gokce Güney
      Pages 127-139
    3. Hatice İnan
      Pages 151-161
  5. Environmental Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Naim Sezgin, Bektas Karakelle, Ugur Emre Temelli, Semih Nemlioğlu
      Pages 165-178
    3. Emine Elmaslar Özbaş, Selda Yiğit Hunce, Hüseyin Kurtuluş Özcan, Atakan Öngen
      Pages 179-186

About this book


This book covers the latest in recycling and reuse research focused toward greater sustainability and includes chapters authored by the world’s leading thinkers and practitioners in the field. Topics covered include recycling and reuse, solid waste management, renewable energy, environmental studies, and wastewater management.

This text contains environmental issues with an experimental focus, making this a useful resource to students, researchers, and professionals working in solid waste management, energy and water sustainability issues within the geoscience, engineering, and chemistry fields.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Nilgün Balkaya
    • 1
  • Sinan Guneysu
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Environmental EngineeringIstanbul University-CerrahpaşaIstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Environmental EngineeringIstanbul University-CerrahpaşaIstanbulTurkey

About the editors

Nilgün Balkaya is a Professor at the Department of Environmental Engineering, Istanbul University, Turkey. Her main research interests are water pollution control, mainly focused on the use of low-cost adsorbents for treatment of wastewater containing pollutants such as pesticides, heavy metals and dyes. Her current fields of research include soil, water and sediment pollution, and soil and sediment remediation.

Dr. Sinan Güneysu graduated from Istanbul University, Department of Environmental Engineering in 2000, and gained his MSc and PhD degrees from İstanbul University. He has been working at the Department of Environmental Engineering of İstanbul University for 17 years. His research interests include industrial wastewater treatment, waste minimization and adsorption. 

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