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Organic pollutants

Walker, C. H.

Organic pollutants

an ecotoxicological perspective

by Walker, C. H.

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Published by Taylor & Francis in Boca Raton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organic compounds -- Toxicology,
  • Organic compounds -- Environmental aspects,
  • Environmental toxicology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementColin H. Walker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA1235 .W35 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18733310M
    ISBN 109781420062588
    LC Control Number2008030227

    Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are organic compounds that are stable and do not degrade easily. For this reason, they tend to persist in the environment and to bioaccumulate . The existence of organic pollutants in the ecosystem, their risk as well as removal methodologies are issues of extreme significance. Various aspects of these pollutants have been considered .

    Sources of indoor air pollutants, measurement and detection as well as evaluation are covered filling the gap in the literature caused by this topical subject. This book is divided into four clearly defined parts: measuring organic indoor pollutants. Preface: The idea of composing this book stems from the need to understand the environmental behavior of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) on a global scale.

    Organic Pollutants. DOI link for Organic Pollutants. Organic Pollutants book. Description: This book focuses on those organic chemicals that are regulated by the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). as well as organic chemical with the .


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Significantly updated, revised, and expanded, this third edition of Organic Pollutants: An Ecotoxicological Perspective presents the basic principles of ecotoxicology along with the major organic pollutants.

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Persistent organic pollutant. Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are organic compounds that are resistant to environmental degradation through chemical, biological, and photolytic. This third volume focusses on anthropogenic organic pollutants harming the environment.

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They are characterized by low. Environmental Forensics for Persistent Organic Pollutants represents the state-of-the-art in environmental forensics in relation to persistent organic pollutants (POPs). The book is a. Persistent Organic Pollutants Edited by Stephen Kudom Donyinah This book consists of four technical articles and an introduction that discusses the characteristics of persistent organic Author: Stephen Kudom Donyinah.

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Wastewater represents an alternative to freshwater if it can be treated successfully for re-use. Difficult to measure accurately and deal with effectively, organic pollutants continue to be a major hazard in the environment.

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Adsorption Removal of Organic Pollutants using Graphene-based Nanocomposites. Reverse Osmosis for the Removal of Organic Compounds from Wastewater. Treatment of Refractory Organic Pollutants .Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) present in foods have been a major concern for food safety due to their persistence and toxic effects.

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