2008

Soil Pollution

Origin, Monitoring & Remediation

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ISBN: 978-3-540-70775-2 (Print) 978-3-540-70777-6 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

  2. Soil – Its Nature and Origin

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-13

      The Origin of Soil

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      Pages 15-45

      Soil Constituents

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      Pages 47-55

      Soil Properties

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      Pages 57-93

      Soil Types and Classification

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      Pages 95-114

      Soil Degradation

  3. Soil Pollution

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Pages 117-136

      Major Types of Soil Pollutants

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      Pages 137-173

      Sources of Soil Pollution

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      Pages 175-197

      Pollution Mechanisms and Soil-Pollutants Interaction

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      Pages 199-222

      Pollutants’ Alteration, Transformation, and Initiation of Chemical Changes within the Soil

  4. Monitoring of Soil Pollution

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 223-223

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      Pages 225-240

      Monitoring and Monitoring Plans

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      Pages 241-244

      Biological Monitoring

  5. Modelling of Soil Pollution

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 245-245

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      Pages 247-261

      Models and Their Construction

  6. Soil Remediation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-263

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      Pages 265-281

      Planning and Realisation of Soil Remediation

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 283-312