Environmental Toxicology

Selected Entries from the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology

Editors: Laws, Edward A. (Ed.)

  • Features authoritative, peer-reviewed entries from the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology
  • Covers a wide range of environmental toxicology research, from recreational water risk to biomarkers and metabolomics
  • Written for an audience of undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, industry professionals, and policymakers
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Environmental Toxicology provides a detailed, comprehensive introduction to this key area of sustainability and public health research.  The broad coverage includes sections on ecological risk assessment, monitoring, mechanisms, fate and transport, prevention, and correctives, as well as treatment of the health effects of solar radiation and toxicology in the ocean.  The 23 state-of-the-art chapters provide a multi-disciplinary perspective on this vital area, which encompasses environmental science, biology, chemistry, and public health.

Table of contents (23 chapters)

  • Environmental Toxicology, Introduction

    Laws, Edward A.

    Pages 1-15

  • Airborne Toxic Chemicals

    Hiscox, April (et al.)

    Pages 17-34

  • Bioaccumulation/Biomagnifications in Food Chains

    Bienfang, Paul K. (et al.)

    Pages 35-69

  • Biomarkers and Metabolomics, Evidence of Stress

    Keum, Young Soo (et al.)

    Pages 71-92

  • Bioremediation and Mitigation

    Portier, Ralph J.

    Pages 93-119

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eBook $189.00
price for USA (gross)
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  • ISBN 978-1-4614-5764-0
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $239.00
price for USA
valid through November 5, 2017
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-5763-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $239.00
price for USA
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  • ISBN 978-1-4939-4715-7
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Environmental Toxicology
Book Subtitle
Selected Entries from the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology
Editors
  • Edward A. Laws
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: Scientific International, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-5764-0
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-5764-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-5763-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-4715-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 737
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