Item description for Elements and their Compounds in the Environment: Occurrence, Analysis and Biological Relevance by Ernest Merian...
Since the last edition was published in 1991, the 'Merian' has established itself as the standard reference on this topic, and remains unmatched in the breadth of material covered.
This new edition is more clearly and concisely structured, and more emphasis is now given to nutritional aspects of the elements. It continues to provide:
Detailed information on the environmental metals that influence the health of plants, animals and humans
Describes the problems related to waste, soils and wildlife as well as the risks caused by the increasing output of metals from industry and households
An extensive bibliography, numerous tables with useful data and a glossary of terms
International experts from 15 countries have pooled their knowledge and experience to create this ultimate resource giving essential information to all chemists, biologists, geologists, food scientists, toxicologists and physiologists involved in environmental research and remediation, risk assessment, food research and industrial hygiene.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.84" Width: 6.93" Height: 3.86" Weight: 7.89 lbs.
Release Date Apr 16, 2004
ISBN 3527304592 ISBN13 9783527304592