Pollution Prevention and Abatement Handbook, 1998: Toward Cleaner Production, Page 777

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"Originally developed to help staff, clients, and consultants prepare and implement operations supported by the Bank Group, this Handbook updates and replaces the Environmental Guidelines issued in 1988 and reflects changes both in technology and in pollution management policies and practices. It focuses attention on the environmental and economic benefits of preventing pollution and emphasizes cleaner production and good management techniques."--BOOK JACKET.

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Contents

Key Policy Lessons
3
Basic Principles
12
The Environmental Assessment Process
22
Principles of Waste Avoidance and Utilization
29
Monitoring Environmental Quality
38
Comparative Risk Assessment
45
Economic Analysis of Environmental Externalities
54
The Economic Toll
63
Nitrogen Oxides
223
Sulfur Oxides
231
Technical Considerations
240
Alternatives
250
Pollution Prevention and Control
258
Base Metal and Iron Ore Mining
267
Cement Manufacturing
275
Coal Mining and Production
282

Public Involvement in Pollution Management
72
Analytical Support for CostEffective Pollution Control
78
Removal of Lead from Gasoline
91
Water Quality Management
101
Integrated Wastewater Management
108
Optimizing Wastewater Treatment
114
Financing Environment
155
Global and Transboundary Issues
169
LeastCost Approaches to Reducing Acid Emissions
175
Principles of Industrial Pollution Management
181
Summary of Air Emission and Effluent Discharge Requirements Presented
193
Pollutants
201
Arsenic
208
Lead
215
Copper Smelting
291
Mixed Fertilizer Plants
345
Nitrogenous Fertilizer Plants
353
Oil and Gas Development Onshore
359
Pesticides Manufacturing
367
Petroleum Refining
377
Phosphate Fertilizer Plants
387
Pulp and Paper Mills
395
Sugar Manufacturing
401
Textiles
408
Rehabilitation of Existing Plants
427
Wood Preserving
433
Glossary of Environmental Terms
441
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