A New Paradigm for Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology

From Concepts to Insights

  • Guibin Jiang
  • Xiangdong Li

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. The Exposome: Pursuing the Totality of Exposure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Vrinda Kalia, Robert Barouki, Gary W. Miller
      Pages 3-10
  3. Insights into Exposure Sources, Processes, and Impacts

  4. Modelling and Computational Approaches for Exposure, Processes, and Impacts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Caitlin Lynch, Srilatha Sakamuru, Shuaizhang Li, Menghang Xia
      Pages 75-86
    3. Phil M. Choi, Kevin V. Thomas, Jake W. O’Brien, Jochen F. Mueller
      Pages 99-114
    4. Frank Wania, Li Li, Michael S. McLachlan
      Pages 115-128
  5. Solutions for Mitigating Hazardous Exposures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. Stanisław Wacławek, Miroslav Černík, Dionysios D. Dionysiou
      Pages 131-152
    3. Hao Zheng, Chenchen Zhang, Bingjie Liu, Guocheng Liu, Man Zhao, Gongdi Xu et al.
      Pages 153-196
    4. Yi Jiang, Bo Peng, Zhishang Wan, Changwoo Kim, Wenlu Li, John Fortner
      Pages 197-207
  6. Emerging Issues of Future Concern

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 209-209
    2. Nicholas Wawryk, Di Wu, Angela Zhou, Birget Moe, Xing-Fang Li
      Pages 211-228
    3. Liang-Ying Liu, Lei Mai, Eddy Y. Zeng
      Pages 229-240
  7. Transforming Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology to Meet the Anthropocene Sustainability Challenges Beyond Silent Spring

About this book


This book provides a comprehensive coverage of the theoretical developments and technological breakthroughs that have deepened our understanding of environmental pollution and human health as well as stimulating a comprehensive strategy to address these problems. The chapters feature the groundbreaking concepts fueling the development of environmental chemistry and toxicology, the revolutionary analytical and computational approaches enabling novel insights into environmental health, and the nature-inspired, innovative engineering solutions tackling the complex hazardous exposures. The volume also features a forward-looking perspective on the global emerging environmental issues worthy of new research and regulatory paradigms, laying the groundwork for future advances in the broad field of environmental chemistry and toxicology.

Written by authorities in the field, A New Paradigm of Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology:From Concepts to Insights will serve as an invaluable reference for concerned researchers and professional practitioners for years to come.


Environmental health Analytical chemistry Predictive toxicology Pollution remediation Environmental issue

Editors and affiliations

  • Guibin Jiang
    • 1
  • Xiangdong Li
    • 2
  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry and EcotoxicologyResearch Center for Eco-environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Construction and EnvironmentThe Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong KongChina

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