"...will become required reading for aquatic science students, practicing environmental scientists and environment managers and even some policy makers".
Professor Mike Elliot, University of Hull, UK
"...provides a solid foundation for students, academics, industrial scientists, consultants and regulators assessing the environmental significance of metals in waterbodies"
Dr. Peter Chapman, Principle, Golder Associates Ltd.
"..clearly weaving together cross boundary topics ranging from conceptual underpinnings...to impacts on ecosystems and human populations, along with policy and regulation perspectives"
Professor Ken Bruland, University of California at Santa Cruz
"...combines in an accessible book the broad range of science required to understand the...impact of metals on natural systems..."
Professor Jeffrey Levinton, State University of New York, Stony Brook
"This uncommon, ambitious work by Luoma and Rainbow possesses both depth and breadth, and ties together specific events/examples, past and present, giving a global perspective and punch. ...Highly recommended." - CHOICE