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Stewarding the Sound: The Challenge of Managing Sensitive Coastal Ecosystems

1st Edition

Leah Bendell, Patricia Gallaugher, Shelley McKeachie, Laurie Wood
May 09, 2019

Stewarding the Sound uses different perspectives to build awareness of the wealth and fragility of this ecosystem by balancing economic and social needs with conservation. This book, the first ever compilation of the ecological importance of the Sound, demonstrates the cumulative stresses that are...

Fungal Bioremediation: Fundamentals and Applications

1st Edition

Araceli Tomasini Campocosio, Hector Hugo Leon Santiesteban
March 01, 2019

This book highlights the role fungi play in bioremediation, as well as the mechanisms and enzymes involved in this process. It covers the application of bioremediation with fungi in polluted sites and gives a wide overview of the main applications of remediation, such as degradation of xenobiotics,...

Environmental Chemical Analysis

2nd Edition

S. Mitra, Pradyot Patnaik, B.B. Kebbekus
August 10, 2018

Undergraduate students in environmental science need a foundation in instrumental analysis as much as traditional chemistry majors, but their needs may be quite different. Environmental Chemical Analysis provides an explanation of analytical instrumentation methods for students without a background...

Air Pollution and Freshwater Ecosystems: Sampling, Analysis, and Quality Assurance

1st Edition

Timothy J Sullivan, Alan T. Herlihy, James R. Webb
June 08, 2018

A practical book for professionals who rely on water quality data for decision making, this book is based on three decades experience of three highly published water and watershed resource professionals. It focuses on the analysis of air pollution sensitive waters and the consequent effects...

Ecotoxicology: Perspectives on Key Issues

1st Edition

Rachel Ann Hauser-Davis, Thiago Estevam Parente
May 18, 2018

This book presents an integrated discussion on ecotoxicology, containing both general concepts and specific ecotoxicological issues of major biological groups, extending beyond conventional systems. It explores worldwide, regional, and biocompartmentalized topics, bringing forth new points of view...

Principles of Environmental Thermodynamics and Kinetics

4th Edition

Kalliat T. Valsaraj, Elizabeth M. Melvin
March 05, 2018

Environmental engineering, is by its very nature, interdisciplinary and it is a challenge to develop courses that will provide students with a thorough broad-based curriculum that includes every aspect of the environmental engineering profession. Environmental engineers perform a variety of...

Water Distribution System Monitoring: A Practical Approach for Evaluating Drinking Water Quality

2nd Edition

Abigail F. Cantor
January 08, 2018

To keep drinking water safe involves more than following the letter of the law. This book introduces a comprehensive perspective and a proactive step-by-step approach to maintaining drinking water quality in distribution systems, and aids in delivering verifiably safe and economical water to end...

Instrumentation for Trace Organic Monitoring

1st Edition

Raymond E. Clement
December 08, 2017

Instrumentation for Trace Organic Monitoring provides comprehensive coverage of instrumental analysis techniques for trace organic analytes in environmental analysis. Sampling/sample preparation is discussed, in addition to mass spectrometry techniques, including GC-MS, HRMS, LCMS, APIMS, and MS-MS...

Techniques for Measurement and Removal of Dioxins and Furans

1st Edition

Vaishali Shahare
December 06, 2017

This book is a well organised treatise on identification and measurement of dioxins and furan in the environment. It focuses on their source, fate, behaviour, analytical techniques for measurement, and removal/control methods. Although there are numerous publications that address this subject,...

Pollutant Studies In Marine Animals

1st Edition

C. S. Giam
November 29, 2017

This volume attempts to summarize the joint efforts of a group of workers who developed systems for analysing marine pollution for use with marine animals and then use these systems to monitor certain select marine populations. Approach taken is to seek pollutant-induced changes in metabolite (e.g....

Analysis of Airborne Particles by Physical Methods

1st Edition

Malissa Hanns
November 29, 2017

An accurate and complete characterization of the solid pollutants in air, taking into account the physio-chemical and technological data available concerning the origin, transformation, and the effects of dust, is a synoptic approach known as SIS �integrated dust analysis� and is the underlying...

Multiresidue Methods for the Analysis of Pesticide Residues in Food

1st Edition

Horacio Heinzen, Leo M.L. Nollet, Amadeo R. Fernandez-Alba
October 18, 2017

In the last decades the public concern on the pesticide residues content in foods have been steadily rising. The global development of food trade implies that aliments from everywhere in the world can reach the consumer`s table. Therefore, the identification of agricultural practices that employ...

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