ERIC Number: ED070600
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Publication Date: 1971
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Advances in Environmental Science and Technology, Volume Two.
Pitts, James N., Jr., Ed.; Metcalf, Robert L., Ed.
The aim of this volume is to help delineate and solve the multitude of environmental problems our technology has created. Representing a diversity of notable approaches to crucial environmental issues, it features eight self-contained chapters by noted scientists. Topics range from broad considerations of air pollution and specific techniques for its measurement to environmental pollution by mercury and toxicity and carcinogenicity of aflatoxins. Chapters are entitled: Air Pollution--Present and Future Threat to Man and His Environment; Environmental Pollution by Mercury; Motor Vehicle Emissions in Air Pollution and Their Control; Spectroscopic Methods for Air Pollution Measurement; Agricultural Wastes and Environmental Pollution; Remote Sensing for Air Pollution Measurements; Antibacterial Drugs as Environmental Contaminants; and Toxicity and Carcinogenicity of Aflatoxins. (BL)
Descriptors: Air Pollution, Environmental Influences, Essays, Measurement, Pollution, Technology, Wastes
John Wiley and Sons, Inc., One Wiley Drive, Somerset, New Jersey 08873 ($17.95)
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