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  1. Ecotoxicology of Soil Organisms

    By Herman Eijsackers, Fred Heimbach, Marianne H. Donker

    This book provides a comprehensive examination of all aspects of the ecotoxicology of soil organisms. The book explains how contaminants reach the soil, traces their transport through the soil, and then moves on to examine the effects of contaminants on different groups of soil organisms (e.g.,...

    Published December 8th 1993 by CRC Press

  2. Aquatic Mesocosm Studies in Ecological Risk Assessment

    By Robert L. Graney

    A Special Publication of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC)Aquatic Mesocosm Studies in Ecological Risk Assessment discusses the methods currently used for conducting simulated field studies and provides a series of case histories in which mesocosm type studies have been...

    Published October 19th 1993 by CRC Press

  3. Basic Environmental Toxicology

    By Lorris G. Cockerham, Barbara S. Shane

    Basic Environmental Toxicology provides a thorough, systematic introduction to environmental toxicology and addresses many of the effects of pollutants on humans, animals, and the environment. Readers are introduced to the fundamentals of toxicology and ecotoxicology, the effects of different types...

    Published October 19th 1993 by CRC Press

  4. Nondestructive Biomarkers in Vertebrates

    By Cristina Fossi, Claudio Leonzio

    Nondestructive Biomarkers in Vertebrates presents an innovative approach for hazard assessment in vertebrates based on nondestructive rather than destructive methods. The book reviews the state of the art and defines the development and validation procedure of this new strategy. Biological...

    Published October 12th 1993 by CRC Press

  5. Managing Hazardous Air Pollutants

    State of the Art

    By Winston Chow, Katherine Connor

    Managing Hazardous Air Pollutants presents a detailed examination of the state-of-the-art in the management of air pollutants ("air toxics"). This important new volume focuses on the latest research, regulatory perspectives, modeling, environmental and human risk assessments, new control strategies...

    Published September 14th 1993 by CRC Press

  6. Environmental Problems in Third World Cities

    By Jorge E. Hardoy, Diana Mitlin, David Satterthwaite

    Describes and analyses the environmental problems of Third World cities, showing how they affect human health and the local ecology. The authors show how readily available practical solutions are, if the political means can be found....

    Published September 14th 1993 by Routledge

  7. Performing Ecological Risk Assessments

    By Edward J. Calabrese, Linda A. Baldwin

    Performing Ecological Risk Assessments is an extensive compilation of work discussing the components of an ecological risk assessment and how it compares with a human risk assessment. Topics considered include an introduction to environmental fate models and pharmacokinetic factors, documentation...

    Published August 15th 1993 by CRC Press

  8. Environmental AnalysisThe NEPA Experience

    By Stephen G. Hildebrand, Johnnie B. Cannon

    Environmental Analysis reviews information gathered during NEPA assessments, summarizes the state of the art in methods and approaches, and defines future opportunities and new approaches required to link high-quality science to the decision-making process. Individual chapters address the process...

    Published June 8th 1993 by CRC Press

  9. Quantitative Risk Assessment for Environmental and Occupational Health

    2nd Edition

    By William H. Hallenbeck

    Quantitative Risk Assessment for Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition features twice as many risk analysis models with complete examples as the previous edition. The book features new information in the following areas:Calculation of human dose rate and dose from experimental...

    Published June 8th 1993 by CRC Press

  10. Hazardous Waste Risk Assessment

    By Kofi Asante-Duah

    Hazardous Waste Risk Assessment provides a concise yet comprehensive examination of concepts and techniques in risk assessment that can be applied to hazardous waste problems. The book emphasizes the use of health risk assessment to support management decisions on hazardous waste disposal and site...

    Published March 25th 1993 by CRC Press