Skip to main content

Dynamic Costing of Water Pollution Control Measures in an ISO 14001 Framework

Buy Article:

$9.50 plus tax (Refund Policy)

Or sign up for a free trial

A multi-disciplinary group of water resources professionals at CDM have been developing a universally applicable River Basin Management System that, among other things, integrates two sometimes segregated applications: environmental management systems and cost-effectiveness analysis. With the System, cost estimates can be made for four distinct costing categories (engineering/construction, operation/maintenance, administrative, opportunity) over a multi-decade plan-do-check-act time stream, and each estimate can be revised in response to the information changes that will inevitably occur through time in the application area (e.g., procurement of funding for measures, measures' implementation levels and observed performance, etc.). The System's capacity for dynamic costing is attributable to the fact that the sets of measures under analysis, along with their associated pollutant removal effectiveness and costs estimates, are distinct entries in a web-interfaced decision support system modeled on the principles of the internationally recognized Environmental Management System ISO 14001.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Data/Media
No Metrics


Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 2007-10-01

More about this publication?
  • Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation is an archive of papers published in the proceedings of the annual Water Environment Federation® Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC® ) and specialty conferences held since the year 2000. These proceedings are not peer reviewed.

    A subscription to the Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation includes access to most papers presented at the annual WEF Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) and other conferences held since 2000. Subscription access begins 12 months after the event and is valid for 12 months from month of purchase. A subscription to the Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation is included in Water Environment Federation (WEF) membership.

    WEF Members: Sign in (right panel) with your IngentaConnect user name and password to receive complimentary access. Access begins 12 months after the conference or event
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Membership Information
  • About WEF Proceedings
  • WEFTEC Conference Information
  • Learn about the many other WEF member benefits and join today
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more