Journals Higher Education



Published: 10 May 2018

272 Pages | 48 halftones; 15 line art


ISBN: 9780841231993

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Persistent Organic Chemicals in the Environment

Status and Trends in the Pacific Basin Countries II Temporal Trends

Edited by Bommanna G. Loganathan, Jong Seong Khim, Prasada Rao S. Kodavanti, and Shigeki Masunaga

ACS Symposium Series

  • Includes original papers and reviews on the latest advances by well-known scientists in the field of POCs (Persistent Organic Chemicals)
  • Offers a glimpse into the current and future trends of POCs in the Pacific Basin countries, in hopes of developing strategies and practices for protecting the global environment for future generations
  • Includes lessons learned from three decades monitoring contaminants in the Pacific Basin
  • Details spatial and temporal trends of brominated flame retardants, PCBs, pesticides, and dioxins/furans, in the environment and biota in the USA, Colombia, China, Korea and Japan
  • Discusses emission of emerging pharmaceutical contaminants in the USA and Vietnam

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