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Pharmaceuticals in the Environment

Sources, Fate, Effects and Risks

  • Klaus Kümmerer


  • Addresses the most important issues in the field of pharmaceuticals in the environment for the near future

  • Typical examples and abundant data are presented


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXI
  2. Introduction: Pharmaceuticals in the Environment

  3. Emission, Occurrence, Fate and Effects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. E. Zuccato, R. Bagnati, F. Fioretti, M. Natangelo, D. Calamari, R. Fanelli
      Pages 19-27
    3. R. G. Kozak, I. D’Haese, W. Verstraete
      Pages 49-65
    4. T. Kümpel, R. Alexy, K. Kümmerer
      Pages 67-76
    5. A. Di Guardo, D. Calamari, E. Benfenati, B. Halling-Sørensen, E. Zuccato, R. Fanelli
      Pages 91-102
  4. Risk Assessment

About this book


Ecotoxicology Environmental Chemistry Environmental Medicine Environmental Research Pharmaceuticals development ecosystem production

Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus Kümmerer
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Umweltmedizin und KrankenhaushygieneUniversitätsklinikum FreiburgFreiburg i. Br.Germany

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