Ecological Risk Evaluation Of Polluted Soils / Edition 1

Ecological Risk Evaluation Of Polluted Soils / Edition 1

by Jean-Louis Riviere
     
 

ISBN-10: 9054107960

ISBN-13: 9789054107965

Pub. Date: 09/20/2006

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This work presents an holistic view of the fundamental principles and practicable methods of polluted soils. A set of definitions is presented and different aspects of the evolution of pollutants and their toxicity are developed.  See more details below

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This work presents an holistic view of the fundamental principles and practicable methods of polluted soils. A set of definitions is presented and different aspects of the evolution of pollutants and their toxicity are developed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789054107965
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/20/2006
Pages:
234
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction: Soil Pollution and Ecotoxic Risk1
Ch. 1Definitions, Concepts and General Models of Risk Evaluation5
Ch. 2Characterization of Exposure49
Ch. 3Characterization of Effects90
Ch. 4Risk Characterization136
Ch. 5Risk Formulation and Management142
Annexure 1Major Mathematical Models151
Annexure 2Bioassays: The Canadian Approach169
Annexure 3The Van Straalen and Denneman Model (1989)181
Annexure 4: A Case Study187
Annexure 5: Data Search197
References205
Index219

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