Book 2014

Contaminant Geochemistry

Interactions and Transport in the Subsurface Environment

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ISBN: 978-3-642-54776-8 (Print) 978-3-642-54777-5 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Geochemistry Revisited: Selected Aspects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-2

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-28

      Characterization of the Subsurface Environment

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      Chapter

      Pages 29-50

      Selected Geochemical Processes

  3. Properties of Potential Contaminants: Environmental and Health Hazards

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 51-51

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      Chapter

      Pages 53-77

      Inorganic and Organometallic Compounds

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      Chapter

      Pages 79-104

      Organic Compounds

  4. Contaminant Partitioning in the Subsurface

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-106

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      Chapter

      Pages 107-146

      Sorption, Retention, and Release of Contaminants

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      Chapter

      Pages 147-162

      Contaminant Partitioning in the Aqueous Phase

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      Chapter

      Pages 163-170

      Partitioning of Volatile Compounds

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      Chapter

      Pages 171-243

      Selected Research Findings: Contaminant Partitioning

  5. Contaminant Transport from Land Surface to Groundwater

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 245-245

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      Chapter

      Pages 247-253

      Water Flow in the Subsurface Environment

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      Chapter

      Pages 255-266

      Transport of Passive Contaminants

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      Chapter

      Pages 267-284

      Transport of Reactive Contaminants

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      Chapter

      Pages 285-345

      Selected Research Findings: Contaminant Transport

  6. Transformations and Reactions of Contaminants in the Subsurface

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 347-348

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      Chapter

      Pages 349-371

      Abiotic Contaminant Transformations in Subsurface Water

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      Chapter

      Pages 373-380

      Abiotic Transformation at the Solid–Liquid Interface

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      Chapter

      Pages 381-395

      Biologically Mediated Transformations

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      Chapter

      Pages 397-454

      Selected Research Findings: Transformations and Reactions

  7. Contaminant Induced Irreversible Changes in the Soil–Subsurface Regime

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 455-456

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      Chapter

      Pages 457-500

      Contaminant-Induced Irreversible Changes in Groundwater Chemistry

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      Chapter

      Pages 501-569

      Contaminant Impacts on the Soil–Subsurface Solid Phase

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 571-577