By Marinella Farré, Damià Barceló (auth.), Damià Barceló (eds.)
This quantity offers an summary of the incidence and destiny of rising contaminants, discusses complex chemical research tools, toxicological and ecotoxicological results in addition to human publicity. One concentration is on prescribed drugs, specifically antibiotics, and the issues linked to their elevated use in hospitals. different coated rising contaminants taking place e.g. in nutrients, water, air or soil comprise brominated flame retardants, polar insecticides, phthalates, phosphate esters, perfluorinated compounds, own care items, musk fragrances, disinfection byproducts, illicit medications, and nanomaterials. The chapters written by means of specialists are a worthy resource of data for a large viewers, akin to analytical chemists, environmental chemists and engineers, toxicologists, ecotoxicologists and epidemiologists operating already during this box in addition to newcomers.
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