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Soil Chemistry and its Applications
     

Soil Chemistry and its Applications

by Malcolm Cresser, Ken Killham, Tony Edwards
 

ISBN-10: 0521311349

ISBN-13: 9780521311342

Pub. Date: 06/28/1993

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This text, aimed at upper-division undergraduate students, begins by defining the relationship among soil chemistry and other fields, such as plant science and pollution science. A detailed description of the components of soils follows, including inorganic, mineral, and organic matter. The book addresses cogent issues, such as soil fertility and soil pollution.

Overview

This text, aimed at upper-division undergraduate students, begins by defining the relationship among soil chemistry and other fields, such as plant science and pollution science. A detailed description of the components of soils follows, including inorganic, mineral, and organic matter. The book addresses cogent issues, such as soil fertility and soil pollution. The concluding chapter reviews future analytic advances in the study of soil chemistry, emphasizing the importance of the soil chemist in equitable and sustainable land use and agricultural policy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521311342
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/28/1993
Series:
Cambridge Environmental Chemistry Series , #5
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

1. Why study soil chemistry?; 2. Inorganic and mineral components of soils; 3. Soil organic matter; 4. Soil chemical reactions; 5. Soil fertility; 6. Soil chemistry and freshwater quality; 7. Soils and pollution; 8. The future of soil chemistry; References; Index.

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