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 172)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Daniel J. Karen, Philippe E. Ross, Stephen J. Klaine
    Pages 1-20
  3. J. C. Sanchez-Hernandez
    Pages 21-63
  4. Dennis M. Opresko, Robert A. Young, Annetta P. Watson, Rosemarie A. Faust, Sylvia S. Talmage, Robert A. Ross et al.
    Pages 65-85
  5. Udai S. Gill, André G. Craan, Kunnath S. Subramanian, Ih Chu
    Pages 87-127
  6. Heike Floesser-Mueller, Wolfgang Schwack
    Pages 129-228
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 229-235

About this book

Introduction

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.

Keywords

Phosphor Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology chemical contaminants contaminants environment environmental contamination environmental contamination and toxicology insecticide pesticide pesticide residues pesticides residue residues toxicological considerations toxicology

Editors and affiliations

  • George W. Ware
    • 1
  1. 1.TucsonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4613-0159-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4684-9484-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4613-0159-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0179-5953
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