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Authors: Mohsen Sherif and Ampar Shetty, Mohamed M. Al Mulla   Abstract – Many Wadis in the Arab Emirates (UAE) are active during rainy periods. Geomorphologically, the UAE is composed of mountains, gravel plains, sand dunes, and coastal zones. The runoff generation in these Wadis represents a complex phenomenon because of the topography of drainage […]

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Authors: Sin Zhi GOH, Say Leong ONG, Jiangyong HU, Cui Xian LIOU, Geok Suat ONG   Abstract – The change in land use due to industrialization and urbanization has resulted in an increase in percentage perviousness in urban landscape. Nutrients and suspended solids accumulated on surfaces of urban cities are often washed into stormwater runoff […]

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Authors: Elyssa G. Fawaz, Darine A. Salam   Abstract – Aside from reducing the environmental problem of food service businesses uncontrolled disposal of waste oil, Waste Frying Oils (WFOs) based biodiesel also cuts the economy’s dependence on limited resources and petroleum-based diesel imports. In this study, a method for evaluating the costs of biodiesel production […]

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Authors: M. Staf, K. Ciahotny, L. Jilkova, V. Vrbova Abstract – The paper summarizes sorption properties of limestones with variable content of calcium carbonate. Changes of sorption capacities during cyclic calcinations and carbonations were investigated using laboratory apparatus with vertical quartz reactor. Application of suitably chosen limestones and process conditions offered sustainable capacity up to 11 […]

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