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Main Title Environmental toxicology and chemistry /
Author Crosby, Donald G.
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 37180844
ISBN 0195117131 (cloth); 9780195117134 (cloth)
Subjects Environmental toxicology ; Environmental chemistry ; Environmental Pollutants--toxicity ; Chemistry ; Toxicology ; Gevaarlijke stoffen ; Milieutoxicologie ; Risicoanalyse ; Epidemiologie ; Ozonosfeer ; Chlorering ; QSAR ; Carcinogenese ; Toxicologie ; Chimie de l'environnement ; âEcotoxicologie
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKDM  RA1226.C76 1998 CEMM/EPD Library/Athens,GA 10/29/2012 STATUS
EMBM  RA1226.C76 1998 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 01/02/2004
Collation xiv, 336 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
"Although they are two aspects of the same subject, environmental toxicology and environmental chemistry are usually presented as though they are entirely separate from one another; even their practitioners often seem unaware of the connections. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry is the first text to tie these subjects closely together, demonstrating the immediate relevance of each subject to the other while also providing basic, easily understandable introductions to both areas. This unique work presents their principles and applications through numerous illustrative examples and special topics that highlight current environmental concerns. It provides up-to-date as well as historical examples of both subjects and includes discussions of ecotoxicology, epidemiology, predictive methods, and other topics not covered in similar texts. It also includes invertebrates and nonmammal vertebrates, plants, and microorganisms, as well as humans and other mammals." "Ideal for advanced undergraduate and graduate students in environmental toxicology courses, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry offers a timely, comprehensive introduction to the principles of toxicology as they apply to our environment. It is also useful for professionals and practitioners in a wide range of environmentally related fields and businesses."--BOOK JACKET.