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Main Title Humic matter in soil and the environment : principles and controversies /
Author Tan, Kim H.
Publisher CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group,
Year Published 2014
Call Number S592.8.T29 2014
ISBN 9781482234466 (e-book : PDF); 9781482234459 (hardback)
Subjects Humus--Environmental aspects. ; Humus--Biodegradation. ; Soils--Humic acid content.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Edition Second edition.
Collation 1 online resource : text file, PDF.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
1. Issue of organic matter -- 2. Concept of humus -- 3. Concepts of humic matter -- 4. Nature and distribution of humic matter -- 5. Genesis of humic matter -- 6. Extraction and fractionation of humic substances -- 7. Chemical composition of humic matter -- 8. Characterization of humic substances -- 9. Electrochemical properties of humic matter -- 10. Agronomic importance of humic matter -- 11. Environmental and industrial importance of humic matter.