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  1. One Century of the Discovery of Arsenicosis in Latin America (1914-2014) As2014

    Proceedings of the 5th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment, May 11-16, 2014, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    Edited by Marta I. Litter, Hugo B. Nicolli, J. Martin Meichtry, N. Quici, Jochen Bundschuh, Prosun Bhattacharya, Ravi Naidu

    Series: Arsenic in the Environment - Proceedings

    Arsenic has been an issue of concern since decades because of the serious incidence on human health coming from ingestion of water with small amounts of arsenic for prolonged periods. The presence of Arsenic in water, intended for drinking, has caused the spread of arsenicosis, a set of signs and...

    Published April 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Toxins and Biologically Active Compounds from Microalgae, Volume 1

    Edited by Gian Paolo Rossini

    This book provides a structured account of the existing knowledge of toxic algae, the chemistry of the toxins they produce, the effects these substances exert in humans and wildlife, as well as the strategies envisaged to protect public health and the environment. It covers recent advances in the...

    Published February 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Heavy Metal Contamination of Water and Soil

    Analysis, Assessment, and Remediation Strategies

    Edited by Elham Asrari

    Although adverse health effects of heavy metals have been known for a long time, exposure to heavy metals continues and is even increasing in some areas. Remediating heavy metal contaminated soils and water is necessary to reduce the associated health and ecological risks, make the land resource...

    Published February 5th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Quagga and Zebra Mussels

    Biology, Impacts, and Control, Second Edition

    Edited by Thomas F. Nalepa, Don W. Schloesser

    The introduction and rapid spread of two Eurasian mussel species, Dreissena polymorpha (zebra mussel) and Dreissena rostriformis bugensis (quagga mussel), in waters of North America has caused great concern among industrial and recreational water users. These invasive species can create substantial...

    Published October 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Simultaneous Sulfate Reduction and Metal Precipitation in an Inverse Fluidized Bed Reactor

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Denys Kristalia Villa Gomez

    Industrial activities like textile processing and mining are typical sources of heavy metal-rich wastewaters. The sulfate reducing process has become an attractive method for the production of sulfide to precipitate metals since most of these streams also contain sulfate, which is the electron...

    Published October 17th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Speciation Studies in Soil, Sediment and Environmental Samples

    Edited by Sezgin Bakirdere

    Recent developments clearly indicate that speciation studies in biological and environmental matrices are much more important than the total element determination due to the tremendous difference in bioavailability and toxicity of various chemical forms of a particular element. Different...

    Published September 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Ovarian Toxicology, Second Edition

    Edited by Patricia B. Hoyer

    Today, we are exposed to an increasing number of chemicals in the environment and there is a growing awareness of the effects of these chemicals on the ovaries. Infertility resulting from environmental exposures may not be obvious until the reproductive life span is waning. As such, the potential...

    Published September 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Oceanography and Marine Biology

    An Annual Review, Volume 51

    Edited by R. N. Hughes, D. J. Hughes, I. P. Smith

    Series: Oceanography and Marine Biology - An Annual Review

    Ever-increasing interest in oceanography and marine biology and their relevance to global environmental issues creates a demand for authoritative reviews summarising the results of recent research. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review has catered to this demand since its founding by...

    Published August 27th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Biomarkers for Stress in Fish Embryos and Larvae

    By Irina Rudneva

    The present work evaluates the toxic effects of some environmental stressors on fish eggs and larvae and describes the biomarker responses of fish from locations with varying levels of pollution. Development of the main groups of biomarkers is discussed. The book demonstrates general trends and...

    Published August 27th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Hazardous Chemicals

    Safety Management and Global Regulations

    By T.S.S. Dikshith

    An easily accessible guide to scientific information, Hazardous Chemicals: Safety Management and Global Regulations covers proper management, precautions, and related global regulations on the safety management of chemical substances. The book helps workers and safety personnel prevent and minimize...

    Published May 5th 2013 by CRC Press