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New and Published Books

  1. Everyday Environmental Toxins

    Children’s Exposure Risks

    Edited by Areej Hassan

    This collection of timely chapters presents a nuanced study of environmental toxins and the risks they pose to children’s development. The book details the impact of a number of commonplace environmental toxins, focusing on everyday exposure to tobacco smoke, lead, pesticides, and flame retardants....

    Published March 15th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  2. Biochar for Environmental Management

    Science, Technology and Implementation, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Johannes Lehmann, Stephen Joseph

    Biochar is the carbon-rich product which occurs when biomass (such as wood, manure or crop residues) is heated in a closed container with little or no available air. It can be used to improve agriculture and the environment in several ways, and its persistence in soil and ...

    Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Environmental Hazards and Neurodevelopment

    Where Ecology and Well-Being Connect

    Edited by Cindy Croft

    The rate of identification of children with neurobiological disabilities has been on the increase in recent years. Millions of dollars in research are being spent to understand the factors influencing these increases. The articles within this compendium shed vital light on this issue, confirming...

    Published January 27th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Biopesticides Handbook

    Edited by Leo M.L. Nollet, Hamir Singh Rathore

    The need to feed an ever-growing global population combined with increasing demand for sustainable agricultural practices has generated a significant rise in demand for biopesticides. By responding concurrently to the interests of farming, forestry, and industrial sectors, biopesticides offer a...

    Published January 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Harmful Algae Blooms in Drinking Water

    Removal of Cyanobacterial Cells and Toxins

    By Harold W. Walker

    Series: Advances in Water and Wastewater Transport and Treatment

    Harmful algal blooms (HABs) occurring in freshwater, and the associated toxins they produce, are dangerous to animals and humans. Mitigating the increasing presence of HABs presents a major challenge to water managers and drinking water utilities across the world. This book explores the current...

    Published December 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology

    The Science of Pollution, Fourth Edition

    By Michael C. Newman

    An integrated analysis exploring current and relevant concepts, Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology: The Science of Pollution, Fourth Edition extends the dialogue further from the previous editions and beyond conventional ecosystems. It explores landscape, regional, and biospheric topics, communicating...

    Published December 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Handbook of Safety Assessment of Nanomaterials

    From Toxicological Testing to Personalized Medicine

    Edited by Bengt Fadeel

    Series: Pan Stanford Series on Biomedical Nanotechnology

    The rapidly evolving field of nanomedicine refers to the clinical application of nanotechnologies. However, as with all new technologies, there are ethical, safety, and regulatory issues. This handbook, written by leading international experts, provides a meticulous overview of the state of the art...

    Published December 9th 2014 by Pan Stanford

  8. Safety of Nanomaterials along Their Lifecycle

    Release, Exposure, and Human Hazards

    Edited by Wendel Wohlleben, Thomas A.J. Kuhlbusch, Jürgen Schnekenburger, Claus-Michael Lehr

    The incorporation of nanomaterials into products can improve performance, efficiency, and durability in various fields ranging from construction, energy management, catalysis, microelectronics, plastics, coatings, and paints to consumer articles such as foods and cosmetics. But innovation never...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  9. The Toxicology and Biochemistry of Insecticides, Second Edition

    By Simon J. Yu

    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...

    Published November 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Climate Change and Coastal Ecosystems

    Long-Term Effects of Climate and Nutrient Loading on Trophic Organization

    By Robert J. Livingston

    Series: CRC Marine Science

    Produced by a Leading Aquatic Scientist A narrative account of how estuaries around the world are being altered by human forces and human-induced global climate changes, Climate Change and Coastal Ecosystems: Long-Term Effects of Climate and Nutrient Loading on Trophic Organization chronicles a...

    Published November 2nd 2014 by CRC Press