Organic Contaminants in the Environment: Environmental Pathways & Effects

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  • ISBN-13: 9789401084246
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 4/30/2014
  • Series: Ettore Majorana International Science Series, #19
  • Edition description: 1991
  • Pages: 338
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.74 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Chlorinated Organic Contaminants in the Atmosphere.- 2 Processing of Organic Contaminants in Lakes.- 3 Organic Contaminants in Soils and Groundwaters.- 4 Organic Contaminants in Wastewaters and Sewage Sludges: Transfer to the Environment Following Disposal.- 5 Predicting the Environmental Partitioning of Organic Contaminants and their Transfer to Biota.- 6 Plant Uptake of Organic Pollutants.- 7 Organic Contaminants in Terrestrial Food Chains.- 8 Organic Contaminants and Microorganisms.- 9 Persistent Organochlorines in Marine Mammals.- 10 The Role of Ecotoxicology in Determining the Environmental Effects of Organic Chemicals.
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