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Author Crompton, T. R. (Thomas Roy)
Title Organic compounds in natural waters [electronic resource] : analysis and determination / T. Roy Crompton, retired, UK Rivers Authority, UK.
Publication Info. Boca Raton : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2014]
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Description x, 295 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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Note "A Balkema book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Hydrocarbons in non-saline waters -- Oxygen containing compounds in non-saline waters -- Halogen containing compounds in non-saline waters -- Nitrogen compounds in non-saline waters -- Phosphorus contianing compounds in non-saline waters -- Sulphur containing compounds in non-saline waters -- Surface active agents in non-saline waters -- Volatile organic compounds -- Multiorganics in non-saline waters -- Pesticides and herbicides -- Organic compounds in saline waters -- Miscellaneous organic compounds -- Organometallic compounds -- Organic compounds aqueous precipitation.
Access License restrictions may limit access.
Summary "The potential health hazards that might arise from the presence of Organic Substances in Water are a matter of increasing concern to the water industry, environmentalists and the general public alike. This comprehensive reference draws together and systematises the vast body of information available on the occurrence and determination of organic substances in natural waters. Determination of Organic Substances in Natural Waters provides a comprehensive description of organic substances in waters. Methods are provided in broad outline, with guidance on their applicability, their comparative advantages and disadvantages, possible interferences, sensitivity and detection levels. The book is an essential reference for analytical chemists working in industry, water utilities, government & non government organisations and regulatory agencies and environmental & analytical consultants"-- Provided by publisher.
"Determination of Organic Compounds in Natural Waters draws together the scattered literature and presents in a systematic fashion the latest available analytical techniques for detecting organic compounds in non-saline and saline natural and treated water. Broad outlines of different methods and their applicability in certain situations are given allowing the water engineer and the chemist to choose appropriate test methods"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Organic compounds -- Environmental aspects.
Water -- Pollution.
Organic compounds -- Analysis.
Saline waters -- Analysis.
Fresh water -- Analysis.
Water -- Pollution -- Measurement.
Water chemistry.
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ISBN 9780415644280 (hardback)
0415644283 (hardback)
9781315863009 (ebook)
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