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Determination and fate of organic pollutants in the environment

Andrew Paul Hancock

Determination and fate of organic pollutants in the environment

by Andrew Paul Hancock

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StatementAndrew Paul Hancock.
SeriesTheses (University of Northumbria at Newcastle)
ContributionsAnalytical and Environmental Services Ltd.
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Open LibraryOL18660763M

Dr. Vernon Somerset has a PhD in Electro-analytical Chemistry and has more than 15 years experience in Environmental Chemistry research. He has worked on various projects focussing on the fate and transport of inorganic and organic pollutants in the environment. In particular, he has looked at the fate of heavy metals from acid mine drainage and fly ash; and pesticides in the environment and. Emerging pollutants (EPs) in waters. Endocrine active compounds in the water environment. Occurrence and fate of emerging contaminants in various water bodies. Advances in water purification processes. New advanced oxidation processess. Environmental risk assessment, toxiticity of emerging contaminants, their fate in the food chain.

There is extensive literature documenting the bioaccumulation of persistent organic pollutants in the marine environment, but relatively little data are available on contamination pathways in aquaculture systems such as that for farmed salmon. In recent years, the salmon industry has grown significantly in Europe. This study reports on the determination of a wide range of polychlorinated. This book is an updated, completely revised version of a previous volume in this series entitled: ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYSIS -- Techniques, applications and quality assurance. The book treats different aspects of environmental analysis such as sample handling and analytical techniques, the applications to trace analysis of pollutants (mainly organic compounds), and quality assurance aspects 5/5(1).

EPA/b December WATER-RELATED ENVIRONMENTAL FATE OF PRIORITY POLLUTANTS Volume II: Halogenated Aliphatic Hydrocarbons, Halogenated Ethers, Monocyclic Aromatics, Phthalate Esters, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Nitrosamines, and Miscellaneous Compounds by Michael A. Callahan, Michael W. Slimak, Norman W. Gabel, Ira P. . Persistent Organic Pollutants Stuart Harrad Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are organic compounds that remain intact in the environment for long periods, become widely distributed geographically, accumulate in the fatty tissue of living organisms and are toxic to humans and wildlife.


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