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Chemical deicers and the environment

Author: Frank M D'Itri
Publisher: Boca Raton [Fla.] : Lewis Publishers, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English

Discusses chemical deicer technology and history in the United States and Canada. This book describes engineering applications, maintenance procedures, economic evaluations, in addition to  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank M D'Itri
ISBN: 0873717058 9780873717052
OCLC Number: 25546953
Notes: "An outgrowth of the Alternative Deicing Technologies and the Environment Conference convened at Michigan State University on March 25-26, 1991"--Preface.
Description: xxv, 585 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Pt. I. Deicers and the Problem: An Overview --
1. Environmental Impact of Road Salting / P. H. Jones, B. A. Jeffrey, P. K. Watler and H. Hutchon --
2. USEPA Research Program on the Environmental Impacts and Control of Highway Deicing Salt Pollution / R. Field and M. L. O'Shea --
3. Deicing Chemical Use on the Michigan State Highway System / J. E. Gales and J. VanderMeulen --
4. Michigan Environmental Road Safety Act / W. Van Regenmorter --
Pt. II. Impact of Deicers in the Environment --
5. Environmental Impacts and Toxicological Characteristics of CMA / B. L. McFarland and K. T. O'Reilly --
6. Environmental Effects of Calcium Magnesium Acetate on Natural Phytoplankton and Bacterial Communities in Northern California Lakes / C. R. Goldman, F. S. Lubnow and J. J. Elser --
7. Effects of Road Deicing Salt on Aquatic Invertebrates in Four Adirondack Streams / C. L. Demers --
8. 17. Environmental Costs of Road Salting / D. F. Vitaliano --
18. Research to Reduce the Cost of Calcium Magnesium Acetate / W. L. Bryan --
Pt. V. Field Application of Deicers --
19. Persistence of Reduced Snow to Pavement Shear Strength for Two Aggregate Materials Treated With CMA and NaCl / E. E. Adams, R. G. Alger, J. P. Chekan, F. D. Williams and R. Valverde --
20. Comparative Study of Chemical Deicers: Undercutting and Disbondment / H. W. Kirchner --
21. Remediating Highway Deicing Salt Contamination of Public and Private Water Supplies in Massachusetts / S. J. Pollock --
22. Winter Highway Maintenance in Michigan / J. D. O'Doherty --
23. CMA Use on the Zilwaukee Bridge / W. L. Miller.
Responsibility: edited by Frank M. D'Itri.
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