Toxic substances in the environment

Date

1994

Authors

Francis, M.B.

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Publisher

Jon Wiley & Sons, Incorporated

Abstract

The Environmental Science and Technology Series of Monographys, Textbooks, and Advances is devoted to the study of the quality of the environment and to the technology of its conservation. Environmental science therefore relates to the chemical, physical, and biological changes in the environment through contamination or modification, to the physical nature and biological behavior of air, water, soil, food, and waste as they are affected by man's agricultural, industrial, and social activities, and to the application of science and technology to the control of improvement of environmental quality

Description

360 p.

Keywords

toxicants, toxicology, air pollution, climate changes, environmental effects, acid rain, water pollution, bioaccumulation, hazardous wastes, government policy, economics, waste disposal

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