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Main Title Arsenic : environmental chemistry, health threats, and waste treatment /
Author Henke, Kevin R.
Publisher John Wiley,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 246887672
ISBN 9780470027585 (alk. paper); 0470027584 (alk. paper)
Subjects Arsenic ; Arsenic--Toxicology ; Groundwate--Arsenic content ; Arsenic wastes ; Environmental chemistry ; Arsenic--chemistry ; Arsenic--toxicity ; Arsenic Poisoning ; Water Pollutants, Chemical ; Waste Management ; Arsen--(DE-588)4003041-6 ; Arsenbelastung--(DE-588)4143081-5 ; Arsenverbindungen--(DE-588)4143104-2 ; Geochemie--(DE-588)4020198-3 ; Toxikologie--(DE-588)4060538-3 ; Umweltgeochemie--(DE-588)4404136-6 ; Umwelttoxikologie--(DE-588)4121813-9 ; Umweltverschmutzung--(DE-588)4186812-2 ; èOkologische Chemie--(DE-588)4135167-8 ; Arsenik--miljèoaspekter ; Groundwater--Arsenic content
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EJAM  TD196.A77H46 2009 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/26/2010
Collation xviii, 569 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Arsenic chemistry / Kevin R. Henke, Aaron Hutchison -- Arsenic in natural environments / Kevin R. Henke -- Toxicology and epidemiology of arsenic and its compounds / Michael F. Hughes, David J. Thomas, Elaina M. Kenyon -- Arsenic in human history and modern societies / Kevin R. Henke, David A. Atwood -- Major occurrences of elevated arsenic in groundwater and other natural waters / Abhijit Mukherjee, Alan E. Fryar, Bethany M. O'Shea -- Waste treatment and remediation technologies for arsenic / Kevin R. Henke -- Appendices. A. Common physical and chemical constants and conversions for units of measure -- B. Glossary of terms -- C. Arsenic thermodynamic data -- D. Locations of significant arsenic contamination -- E. Regulation of arsenic : a brief survey and bibliography. This book provides comprehensive coverage of the chemistry, geology, geochemistryand environmental impact andremediation, presenting information on relativelytoxicology. In addition, it includes discussions and uses of arsenic.