2012

Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World

Volume 1: Nanotechnology and Health Risk

Editors:

ISBN: 978-94-007-2441-9 (Print) 978-94-007-2442-6 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Nanotechnology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-46

      Carbon Nanotubes Applications: Solar and Fuel Cells, Hydrogen Storage, Lithium Batteries, Supercapacitors, Nanocomposites, Gas, Pathogens, Dyes, Heavy Metals and Pesticides

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      Pages 47-81

      Cyclodextrins for Remediation Technologies

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      Pages 83-98

      Carbon Nanotubes for Environmental Protection

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      Pages 99-117

      Magnetic Nano-photocatalysts: Preparation, Structure, and Application

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      Pages 119-169

      Polysaccharides Route: A New Green Strategy for Metal Oxides Synthesis

  3. Health Risk

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-171

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      Pages 173-208

      Environmental Fate of DDT Isomers and Metabolites

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      Pages 209-257

      Geochronology of Anthropogenic Contaminants in Aquatic Sediment Archives

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      Pages 259-309

      Organic Pollutants as Endocrine Disruptors: Organometallics, PAHs, Organochlorine, Organophosphate and Carbamate Insecticides, Phthalates, Dioxins, Phytoestrogens, Alkyl Phenols and Bisphenol A

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      Pages 311-373

      Heavy Metals in Seafood Mussels. Risks for Human Health

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      Pages 375-406

      Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in Sediments and Biota in Coastal Environments of India

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 407-410