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Basic concepts of environmental chemistry

Author: Des W Connell
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : CRC/Taylor & Francis, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed., [revised]View all editions and formats

Incorporating advances made since the 1997 publication of the first edition, this book includes material on toxic metals, atmospheric pollution, radionuclides, acid drainage water, and risk  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Des W Connell
ISBN: 1566706769 9781566706766
OCLC Number: 728067368
Notes: Revised edition of: Basic concepts of environmental chemistry / Des W. Connell [und weitere]. 1997.
Includes index.
Description: 462 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: PREFACE PRINCIPLES OF ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY The Role and Importance of Environmental Chemistry BASIC PROPERTIES OF CHEMICALS IN THE ENVIRONMENT Bonds and Molecules: Their Influence on Physical-Chemical Properties in the Environment Environmental Transformation and Degradation Processes Environmental Toxicology CONTAMINANTS IN THE ENVIRONMENT Petroleum Hydrocarbons Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) and Dioxins Synthetic Polymers: Plastics, Elastomers and Synthetic Fibers Pesticides Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) Soaps and Detergents Metals in the Environment PROCESSES IN THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT Atmospheric Chemistry and Pollution Chemistry of Natural Waters and Water Pollution Soil Contamination Distribution of Chemicals in the Environment Genotoxicity: The Action of Environmental Chemicals on Genetic Material MANAGEMENT OF HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS Monitoring of Chemicals in the Environment Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment Due to Exposure to Chemicals
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