Toxic Metals Contamination

Toxic Metals Contamination
Author : Jeferson Steffanello Piccin
Publisher : CRC Press
Total Pages : 231
Release : 2022-12-22
ISBN 10 : 9781000823059
ISBN 13 : 1000823059
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Toxic metals are a class of chemical elements that, in certain concentrations, can cause damage to the health of humans and animals, in addition to impacting ecosystems. These metals are emitted to the environment mainly by anthropological sources, such as industries, extractive processes and burning of fossil fuels. This book presents the main sources of toxic metals emission, demonstrate the state of the art of waste disposal and valuation techniques, especially solids and wastewater treatment.

Heavy Metals
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Wim Salomons
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

"Heavy Metals: Problems and Solutions" is divided into three sections dealing with basic geochemical processes, remediation and case studies. The basic geochemi
Toxic Metals Contamination
Language: en
Pages: 231
Authors: Jeferson Steffanello Piccin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-12-22 - Publisher: CRC Press

Toxic metals are a class of chemical elements that, in certain concentrations, can cause damage to the health of humans and animals, in addition to impacting ec
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Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Iqbal Ahmad
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Science Pub Incorporated

This book is an up-to-date treatise on the impact of heavy metal pollution of agricultural soils primarily resulting from long-term application of wastewater, i
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Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: John Kanayochukwu Nduka
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-24 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

It is often said that the “dosage” of any substance determines its remedy or poison effect. Heavy metal sources encompass sewage, pesticides, fertilizers, e
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Language: en
Pages: 141
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-23 - Publisher: Frontiers Media SA

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Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Hosam El-Din M. Saleh
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-27 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

Fundamental societal changes resulted from the necessity of people to get organized in mining, transporting, processing, and circulating the heavy metals and th
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Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Ashutosh Gautam
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Daya Publishing House

Heavy metals, individually & their compounds can affect human health. These are all naturally occurring substances which are often present in the environment at
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Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Anthony Tucker
Categories: Environmental health
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Determination of Selected Heavy Metals in River Mukurumudzi to Establish Potential Contamination from Land Based Activities and Sources
Language: en
Pages: 77
Authors: Edwin Mwashinga
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-07 - Publisher: GRIN Verlag

Master's Thesis from the year 2018 in the subject Environmental Sciences, grade: 76, , language: English, abstract: Rivers are the major sources of water being
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Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: N. W. Lepp
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-17 - Publisher: Springer

Trace metals occur as natural constituents of the earth's crust, and are ever present constituents of soils, natural waters and living matter. The biological si