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Revival: Biological Effects of Low Level Exposures to Chemical and Radiation (1992)

1st Edition

Edward J. Calabrese
January 28, 2019

This book features papers presented at a workshop discussing current knowledge about the biological effects of low level exposures (BELLE). The book is designed to help establish a scientific base for future BELLE initiatives and is focused on the issue of the toxicological implications of...

Biomarkers: Biochemical, Physiological, and Histological Markers of Anthropogenic Stress

1st Edition

Robert J Huggett
November 29, 2017

This book provides a survey of biochemical, physiological and histological biomarkers of environmental stress, along with evaluations of the strengths and weaknesses of various techniques for different applications. It features in-depth coverage of such topics as DNA adducts, acetylcholinesterase,...

Biomarkers of Environmental Contamination

1st Edition

0 McCarthy
November 29, 2017

How can biological markers help assess and predict human health risks? Find out the answers to this question and others in this timely new book examining the use of biological markers in animals and plants for evaluating the ecological and health effects of environmental contamination. The book...

The Toxicology and Biochemistry of Insecticides

2nd Edition

Simon J. Yu
November 24, 2014

Despite their potentially adverse effects on nontarget species and the environment, insecticides remain a necessity in crop protection as well as in the reduction of insect-borne diseases. The Toxicology and Biochemistry of Insecticides provides essential insecticide knowledge required for the...

Soil Colloids: Properties and Ion Binding

1st Edition

Fernando V. Molina
August 13, 2013

Within the field of soil science, soil chemistry encompasses the different chemical processes that take place, including mineral weathering, humification of organic plant residues, and ionic reactions involving natural and foreign metal ions that play significant roles in soil. Chemical reactions...

Handbook of Chemical Mass Transport in the Environment

1st Edition

Louis J. Thibodeaux, Donald Mackay
October 21, 2010

A comprehensive account of the state of the science of environmental mass transport Edited by Louis J. Thibodeaux and Donald Mackay, renowned experts in this field, the Handbook of Chemical Mass Transport in the Environment covers those processes which are critically important for assessing...

Handbook of Solubility Data for Pharmaceuticals

1st Edition

Abolghasem Jouyban
August 26, 2009

Aqueous solubility is one of the major challenges in the early stages of drug discovery. One of the most common and effective methods for enhancing solubility is the addition of an organic solvent to the aqueous solution. Along with an introduction to cosolvency models, the Handbook of Solubility...

Groundwater Chemicals Desk Reference

4th Edition

John H. Montgomery
April 18, 2007

Building on the foundation set by its best-selling predecessors, the Groundwater Chemicals Desk Reference, Fourth Edition is both a broad, comprehensive desk reference and a guide for field research. This fourth edition contains more than 1,700 additional references, including adsorption data for...

Handbook of Physical-Chemical Properties and Environmental Fate for Organic Chemicals, Second Edition on CD-ROM

2nd Edition

Donald Mackay, Wan Ying Shiu, Kuo-Ching Ma, Sum Chi Lee
August 01, 2006

Transport and transformation processes as well as physical-chemical properties are key for determining the exposure and effects of various chemicals to humans and other organisms. The Handbook of Physical-Chemical Properties and Environmental Fate for Organic Chemicals, Second Edition on CD-ROM...

Handbook of Physical-Chemical Properties and Environmental Fate for Organic Chemicals

2nd Edition

Donald Mackay, Wan-Ying Shiu, Kuo-Ching Ma, Sum Chi Lee
March 14, 2006

CHOICE Award Winner Transport and transformation processes are key for determining how humans and other organisms are exposed to chemicals. These processes are largely controlled by the chemicals’ physical-chemical properties. This new edition of the Handbook of Physical-Chemical Properties and...

Hazardous Air Pollutant Handbook: Measurements, Properties, and Fate in Ambient Air

1st Edition

Chester W. Spicer, Sydney M. Gordon, Thomas J. Kelly, Michael W. Holdren, R. Mukund
April 16, 2002

Hazardous Air Pollutant Handbook: Measurements, Properties, and Fate in Ambient Air provides a comprehensive review of the 188 compounds and compound classes designated as Hazardous Air Pollutants (HAPs) by the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990, with a specific focus on their potential presence in...

Multimedia Environmental Models: The Fugacity Approach, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Donald Mackay
February 26, 2001

Completely revised and updated, Multimedia Environmental Models: The Fugacity Approach, Second Edition continues to provide simple techniques for calculating how chemicals behave in the environment, where they accumulate, how long they persist, and how this leads to human exposure. The book...

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