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Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology

Continuation of Residue Reviews

  • George W. Ware

Part of the Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology book series (RECT, volume 169)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Jeffrey D. Wolt, Henry P. Nelson Jr., Cheryl B. Cleveland, Ian J. van Wesenbeeck
    Pages 123-164
  3. Wendy A. Pott, Stephen A. Benjamin, Raymond S. H. Yang
    Pages 165-214
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 215-218

About this book


International concern in scientific, industrial, and governmental communities over traces of xenobiotics in foods and in both abiotic and biotic environments has justified the present triumvirate of specialized publications in this field: comprehensive reviews, rapidly published research papers and progress reports, and archival documentations. These three international publications are inte­ grated and scheduled to provide the coherency essential for nonduplicative and current progress in a field as dynamic and complex as environmental contamina­ tion and toxicology. This series is reserved exclusively for the diversified litera­ ture on "toxic" chemicals in our food, our feeds, our homes, recreational and working surroundings, our domestic animals, our wildlife and ourselves. Tre­ mendous efforts worldwide have been mobilized to evaluate the nature, pres­ ence, magnitude, fate, and toxicology of the chemicals loosed upon the earth. Among the sequelae of this broad new emphasis is an undeniable need for an articulated set of authoritative publications, where one can find the latest impor­ tant world literature produced by these emerging areas of science together with documentation of pertinent ancillary legislation. Research directors and legislative or administrative advisers do not have the time to scan the escalating number of technical publications that may contain articles important to current responsibility. Rather, these individuals need the background provided by detailed reviews and the assurance that the latest infor­ mation is made available to them, all with minimal literature searching.


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