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Modeling the fate of toxic organic materials in aquatic environments

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Research Laboratory, Center for Environmental Research Information [distributor] in Athens, GA, Cincinnati, OH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poisons -- Analysis,
  • Freshwater ecology -- United States,
  • Water -- Pollution -- United States -- Data processing

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR.A. Park ... [et al.]
    ContributionsPark, R. A, Environmental Research Laboratory (Athens, Ga.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14893294M

    The book includes the fundamental physics and chemistry of organic matter fluorescence, as well as the effects of environmental factors. All aspects of sample handling, data processing, and the operation of both field and laboratory instrumentation are included, providing the practical advice required for successful fluorescence analyses.


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