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Bleach Plant Effluents from the Pulp and Paper Industry

  • Pratima¬†Bajpai

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 1-5
  3. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 7-11
  4. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 13-19
  5. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 21-30
  6. Pratima Bajpai
    Pages 81-82
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 83-88

About this book

Introduction

This book covers bleach plant effluents- the most polluting effluent from the pulp and paper industry. Some of the consequences of the disposal of bleach effluents into surface waters include- disappearance of benthic invertebrates, a high incidence of fish diseases, and mutagenic effects on the aquatic fauna. This book describes the environmental impact of bleach plant effluents, environmental regulations, and measures to reduce the pollution load by internal process modification and external treatments.

Keywords

Bleach Plant Effluent Effluent Paper Plant Wastewater Pulp and Paper Waste Treatment

Authors and affiliations

  • Pratima¬†Bajpai
    • 1
  1. 1.C-103 Thapar Centre for Industrial R&DPatialaIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-00545-4
  • Copyright Information The Author(s) 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-00544-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-00545-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-530X
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5318
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