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New and Published Books

  1. Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    2. Environmental Toxicology

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamas Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    Chemical substances, physical agents and built structures exhibit various types of hazard due to their inherent toxic, mutagenic, carcinogenic, reprotoxic and sensitizing character or damaging to the immune and hormone system. The first steps in managing an environment contaminated by chemical...

    Published April 27th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Wastewater Treatment

    Occurrence and Fate of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)

    Edited by Amy J. Forsgren

    Series: Advances in Water and Wastewater Transport and Treatment

    This book describes the sources of water contamination by PAHs and their transportation and fate in natural aquatic systems. It then discusses, from the analytical chemist’s view, how to determine the presence of PAHs in water and wastewater, and the changes in PAH concentration during treatment...

    Published April 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Principles of Toxicology, Third Edition

    By Karen E. Stine, Thomas M. Brown

    Reflecting the broad and interdisciplinary nature of toxicology, this third edition of Principles of Toxicology explores the biochemical, physiological, and environmental aspects of the subject. This new edition is updated and revised to include reference to several major new directions in the...

    Published April 16th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. The Elements of Environmental Pollution

    By John Rieuwerts

    Environmental pollution is one of humanity’s most pressing issues and will remain so for the foreseeable future. Anthropogenic activity is disturbing natural cycles and generating pollutants that are altering the atmosphere, accumulating in the food chain and contaminating the world’s soils, rivers...

    Published April 16th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Environmental Applications of Instrumental Chemical Analysis

    Edited by Mahmood Barbooti

    This book is a comprehensive review of the instrumental analytical methods and their use in environmental monitoring site assessment and remediation follow-up operations. The increased concern about environmental issues such as water pollution, air pollution, accumulation of pollutants in food,...

    Published April 15th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  6. 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 16th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  7. 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 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 28th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  9. 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 22nd 2015 by CRC Press

  10. 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 18th 2014 by CRC Press