By Dimitra A. Lambropoulou, Leo M. L. Nollet

Over the final 15 years, the focal point of chemical toxins has shifted from traditional toxins to so-called “emerging” or “new” unregulated contaminants. those contain prescribed drugs and private care items, hormones, UV filters, perfluorinated compounds, poylybrominated flame retardants (BFRs), insecticides, plasticizers, synthetic sweeteners, illicit medicinal drugs, and endocrine disruptor compounds (EDCs). regardless of the expanding variety of released reports masking rising contaminants, we all know virtually not anything concerning the results in their transformation items and/or metabolites.

This two-volume set offers a different selection of learn on transformation items, their prevalence, destiny and dangers within the atmosphere. It comprises 32 chapters, organised into 7 components, each one with a special focus:

• normal Considerations

• Transformation tactics and remedy Strategies

• Analytical Strategies

• prevalence, destiny and results within the Environment

• worldwide Speciality and Environmental Status

• chance evaluation, administration and Regulatory Framework

• Outlook

Transformation items of rising Contaminants within the Environment is a helpful source for researchers and execs in environmental chemistry, analytical chemistry, ecotoxicology, environmental sciences, and hydrology, in addition to environmental experts and regulatory bodies.

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