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Author Hill, Marquita K. (Marquita Kaya)

Title Understanding environmental pollution / Marquita K. Hill.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  TD174    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  TD174    Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xvi, 585 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Understanding pollution -- Reducing risk, reducing pollution -- Chemical toxicity -- Chemical exposures and risk assessment -- Air pollution -- Acid deposition -- Global climate change -- Stratospheric ozone depletion -- Water pollution -- Drink
Summary Starting with the definition of pollution and how pollutants behave, this text progresses to covering air and water pollution basics, pollution and global change, solid waste, and pollution in the home.
Subject Pollution -- Environmental aspects.
Environmental quality.
ISBN 9780521518666 (hbk.)
0521518660 (hbk.)
9780521736695 (pbk.)
0521736692 (pbk.)