Oil Spill Remediation: Colloid Chemistry-Based Principles and Solutions

Oil Spill Remediation: Colloid Chemistry-Based Principles and Solutions

Editor(s): Ponisseril Somasundaran, Partha Patra, Raymond S. Farinato, Kyriakos Papadopoulos

Published Online: 18 APR 2014 08:31PM EST

Print ISBN: 9781118206706

Online ISBN: 9781118825662

DOI: 10.1002/9781118825662

About this Book

This book provides a comprehensive overview of oil spill remediation from the perspectives of policy makers, scientists, and engineers, generally focusing on colloid chemistry phenomena and solutions involved in oil spills and their cleanup.
• First book to address oil spill remediation from the perspective of physicochemical and colloidal science
• Discusses current and emerging detergents used in clean-ups
• Includes chapters from leading scientists, researchers, engineers, and policy makers
• Presents new insights into the possible impact of oil spills on ecosystems as well as preventive measures

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 1

      Science-Based Decision Making on the Use of Dispersants in the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill (pages 1–17)

      Albert D. Venosa, Paul T. Anastas, Mace G. Barron, Robyn N. Conmy, Marc S. Greenberg and Gregory J. Wilson

    3. Chapter 2

      Understanding and Properly Interpreting the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Blowout (pages 19–57)

      Sean S. Anderson, Charles H. Peterson, Gary Cherr, Richard Ambrose, Shelly Anghera, Steve Bay, Michael J. Blum, Rob Condon, Thomas Dean, William (Monty) Graham, Michael Guzy, Stephanie Hampton, Samantha Joye, John Lambrinos, Bruce Mate, Douglas Meffert, Sean Powers, Ponisseril Somasundaran, Robert Spies, Caz Taylor, Ronald Tjeerdema and by NCEAS Gulf Oil Spill EcoTox Working Group

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