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Understanding our Environment

An Introduction to Environmental Chemistry and Pollution

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An introductory text aimed at those with little background in environmental chemistry and pollution. This third edition develops a more international approach than the previous editions. Bridging the important environmental media such as the atmosphere, fresh waters, oceans and solid earth, it also emphasizes the inter-linkages between these media. The major human and environmental impacts of pollution are summarized, and case studies are included as illustrations of the measures needed for control. Worked examples and questions are included to facilitate both teaching and learning of the subject.

Author Biography

Roy Harrison OBE is Queen Elizabeth II Birmingham Centenary Professor of Environmental Health at the University of Birmingham. In 2004 he was appointed OBE for services to environmental science. Professor Harrison's research interests lie in the field of environment and human health. His main specialism is in air pollution, from emissions through atmospheric chemical and physical transformations to exposure and effects on human health. Much of this work is designed to inform the development of policy.
Release date NZ
March 1st, 1999
Contributors
Contributions by A. S. Tomlin Contributions by Andrew C. Skinner Contributions by C. Nicholas Hewitt Contributions by D. J. Hughes Contributions by H. Geoffrey Hewitt Contributions by Hugh Fish Contributions by J. G. Farmer Contributions by M. C. Graham Contributions by R. A. Allott Edited by R.M. Harrison
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
3rd New edition
Imprint
Royal Society of Chemistry
Pages
462
Dimensions
156x234x23
ISBN-13
9780854045846
Product ID
1833324

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