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Main Title Persistent organic pollutants /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Harrad, Stuart,
Publisher Wiley,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 430678937
ISBN 9781405169301 (cloth : alk. paper); 1405169303 (cloth : alk. paper)
Subjects Organohalogen compounds--Toxicology ; Organohalogen compounds--Environmental aspects ; Fireproofing agents--Toxicology ; Fireproofing agents--Environmental aspects ; Persistent pollutants--Bioaccumulation ; Persistent pollutants--Environmental aspects ; Organic Chemicals--adverse effects ; Flame Retardants--toxicity
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  RA1242.H35P47 2010 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/30/2013
Collation ix, 277 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Beyond the Stockholm Convention: an introduction to current issues and future challenges in POPs research / Stuart Harrad -- Brominated flame retardants / Robin J. Law -- Perfluoroalkyl compounds / Naomi L. Stock, Derek C.G. Muir and Scott Mabury -- Chirality as an environmental forensics tool / Charles S. Wong and Nicholas A. Warner -- Persistent organic pollutants in the developing world / Bondi Gevao, Henry Alegria, Foday M. Jaward and Mirza U. Beg -- Sources, fate and effects of contaminant emissions in urban aread / Erin Hodge and Miriam Diamond -- The contamination of indoor environments with persistent organic pollutants / Stuart Harrad -- The chemicals that will not go away: implications for human exposure to reservoirs of POPs / Miriam Diamond and Stuart Harrad.