Biological and Health Effects of Pollutants, Third Edition
Human survival depends on the availability of clean air, water, and food and on the welfare of plants and animals. However, anthropogenic and naturally occurring chemicals can cause adverse effects on living organisms and ecological processes. Environmental Toxicology: Biological and Health Effects...
Published November 15th 2011 by CRC Press
Biological and Health Effects of Pollutants, Second Edition
An Indispensable Reference of Air, Soil, and Water Pollutants This second edition of Environmental Toxicology focuses on the biological and health effects toxins have on living organisms. It also stresses the relationship between human activity and the environment, relating changes in the...
Published October 27th 2004 by CRC Press
Biological and Health Effects of Pollutants
How are pollutants transformed after their release into the environment? How are organisms exposed, and how do physiological alterations impact population dynamics and community structure? What direct or indirect impacts occur? As early as the 50s and 60s people living near industrial plants began...
Published December 31st 2001 by CRC Press