21 edition of The chemistry of pollution found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -182) and index.
|Statement||Guenther Fellenberg ; translated by Allan Wier.|
|LC Classifications||TD193 .F4513 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 192 p. :|
|Number of Pages||192|
|ISBN 10||0471613916, 0471980889|
|LC Control Number||99026509|
This new revised book discusses the basics of environmental pollution drawing upon chemistry, physics and biological sciences. The book, written by leading experts in the field, covers topics including pollution in the atmosphere, the world's waters and soil and land contamination. Soil Pollution: From Monitoring to Remediation provides comprehensive information on soil pollution, including causes, distribution, transport, the transformation and fate of pollutants in soil, and metabolite accumulation. The book covers organic, inorganic and nanoparticle pollutants .
-Journal of Arts, Science & Commerce E-ISSN ISSN International Refereed Research Journal Vol.– II, Issue –2,April Air Pollution The air we breathe is an essential ingredient for our wellbeing and a healthy life. Chemistry project on Water Pollution 1. • Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies (e.g. lakes, rivers, oceans, aquifiers and groundwater). • Water pollution occurs when pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment to .
Pollution, addition of any substance or form of energy to the environment at a rate faster than it can be dispersed or stored in a harmless form. The major kinds of pollution are usually classified by environment and include air, water, and land pollution. Learn more about the history of pollution. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Air Pollution from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Science and Technology» Environmental and Earth Sciences» Air Pollution.
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Providing a comprehensive introduction to environmental chemistry, this volume presents an excellent overview of the important chemical aspects of pollution occurring in the atmosphere, The chemistry of pollution book water and in soil.
Presented in the book are: * commonly known harmful substances, such as carbon monoxide, heavy metals, and sulfur dioxide * toxins in food and basic consumer goods * radioisotopes Author: Günter Fellenberg. The Chemistry of Pollution provides an excellent overview of the important chemical aspects of pollution occurring in the atmosphere, in water and in soil.
Presented in the book are: * commonly known harmful substances, such as carbon monoxide, heavy metals, and sulfur dioxideCited by: This book examines how chemistry, chemical processes, and transformations are used for pollution prevention and control.
Pollution prevention reduces or eliminates pollution at the source, whereas pollution control involves destroying, reducing, or managing pollutants that cannot be eliminated at the source.
Applications of environmental chemistry are further illustrated by nearly. Pollution: Causes, Effects and Control is the fourth edition of a best-selling introductory level book dealing with chemical and radioactive pollution in its broadest sense. The scope of the book ranges from the sources of pollutants and their environmental behaviour, to their effects on human and non-human receptors, to the technologies and strategies available for fourth edition 5/5(2).
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Atmospheric chemistry is an important discipline for understanding air pollution and its impacts. This mini-review gives a brief history of air pollution and presents an overview of some of the. Air The chemistry of pollution book is defined as the introduction of pollutants, organic molecules, or other unsafe materials into Earth’s atmosphere.
This can be in the form of excessive gases like carbon dioxide and other vapours that cannot be effectively removed through natural cycles, such as the carbon cycle or the nitrogen cycle. This book has been used as a text in courses which require no prerequisites, although a high school knowledge of chemistry is important.
A knowledge of college level algebra is also useful, but calculus is not required for the understanding of the technical and scientific concepts. The Handbookof Environmental Chemistry is published in a series of ﬁvevolumes: Volume 1: The Natural Environment and the Biogeochemical Cycles Volume 2: Reactions andProcesses Volume 3:AnthropogenicCompounds Volume 4: Air Pollution Volume 5: Water Pollution The series Volume 1 The Natural Environment and the Biogeochemical Cycles describes.
Produced in by the Institute of Biology as part of its Studies in Biology series, this booklet looks at chemical pollutants and radiation in the environment.
It examines how their biological consequences can be explained in biochemical terms. The booklet covers topics that include: * Fresh-water pollution * The principles of sewage treatment * Marine pollution * Air pollution * Soil. The chemistry of air pollution. Contents. Air is very important as it provides oxygen and other gases that are essential to all life on Earth.
78% Nitrogen N It consists of a mixture of invisible gases that surround the planet. Plus small amounts of other trace gases. The anthropologist Mary Douglas argued in her book Purity and Danger that the meaning of pollution varies by context, which is a way of saying social processes assign pollution its meaning.
To say something is a pollutant, for Douglas, is to determine that some object or bit of matter is ‘out of place.’. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 3 rd Edition is an ideal textbook for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students, as well as a reference for researchers in environmental and atmospheric science, chemistry, meteorology, and civil and Reviews: 8.
Book: Chemistry of water and water pollution. + pp. ref. Abstract: This publication considers the chemistry chemistry Subject Category: Disciplines, Occupations and Industries see more details, toxicology toxicology Subject Category: Disciplines, Occupations and Industries.
Thus, soil pollution can have several negative effects on human health. Effects on Plants and Animals. Since soil pollution is often accompanied by a decrease in the availability of nutrients, plant life ceases to thrive in such soils. Soils contaminated with inorganic aluminium can prove toxic to plants.
Pollutants are classified into groups having similar properties, and then the chemistry and ecotoxicology of each group is defined.
More importantly, in collating and evaluating available information on pollution processes, the book develops unifying theories on the fundamental chemical and ecological nature of pollution by: Both the sources and impacts of pollution are addressed, as well as governmental, corporate, and personal responsibility for pollution, and pollution prevention is emphasized throughout.
A new chapter on the chemistry basics of pollution links to sections on toxicology and risk assessment, helping students understand concerns over chemicals and. The selection of air pollution control apparatus can be a daunting task even for experienced pollution control professionals. The Air Pollution Control Equipment Selection Guide eases the burden by providing extensive information on the best equipment available for any air pollution control problem.
Instead of endorsing one technology over. The Handbook of Chemical Technology and Pollution Control, Third Edition provides a detailed review of the chemistry and operating conditions of many of the present large-scale chemical processes important to our economy and high standards of living.
The processes that could lead to emissions affecting our air, soil, and water are considered, together with ways in which it may be possible to. Transport, rainout, and chemistry in the marine upper troposphere Bromine chemistry in the troposphere Nighttime oxidation of NOx Peroxyacetylnitrate (PAN) as a reservoir for NOx 12 OZONE AIR POLLUTION AIR POLLUTION AND OZONE OZONE FORMATION AND CONTROL STRATEGIES.
"The Chemistry of Pollution provides an overview of the important chemical aspects of pollution occurring in the atmosphere, in water and soil.
Presented in book are: commonly known harmful substances, such as carbon monoxide, heavy metals, and sulfur dioxide; toxins in food and basic consumer goods; radioisotopes, such as plutonium and uranium.".
Twenty years on from the first edition of Pollution and the topic remains high in the public awareness. Environmental pollution is now a major area of research, consultancy and technological development and is a priority for the political agendas of both the developed and developing worlds.