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Elements of Environmental Chemistry

Elements of Environmental Chemistry - 07 edition

Elements of Environmental Chemistry - 07 edition

ISBN13: 9780471998150

ISBN10: 047199815X

Elements of Environmental Chemistry by Ronald A. Hites - ISBN 9780471998150
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2007
International: No
Elements of Environmental Chemistry by Ronald A. Hites - ISBN 9780471998150

ISBN13: 9780471998150

ISBN10: 047199815X

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 07

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Summary

''Elements of Environmental Chemistry uses real-world examples to help readers master the quantitative aspects of environmental chemistry. Complex environmental issues are presented in simple terms to help readers grasp the basics and solve relevant problems. Numerous sample problems help readers apply their skills. An interactive textbook for students, this is also a great refresher course for practitioners.''--BOOK JACKET.

Author Bio

Ronald A. Hites is a Distinguished Professor at Indiana University Bloomington.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Simple Tool Skills.1. 1. Unit Conversions.1. 2. Estimating.1. 3. Ideal Gas Law.1. 4. Stoichiometry.1. 5. Problem Set.

Chapter 2. Mass Balance.2. 1. Steady-State Mass Balance.2. 1. 1. Flows, Stocks, and Residence Times.2. 1. 2. Adding Multiple Flows.2. 1. 3. Fluxes are Not Flows!2. 2. Non-Steady-State Mass Balance.2. 2. 1. Up-Going Curve.2. 2. 2. Down-Going Curve.2. 2. 3. Working with Real Data.2. 2. 4. Second Order Reactions.2. 3. Problem Set.

Chapter 3. Atmospheric Chemistry.3. 1. Light.3. 2. Atmospheric Structure.3. 3. Ozone.3. 3. 1. Introduction to Ozone.3. 3. 2. The NO/NO2 Pathway.3. 3. 2. The OH/OOH Pathway.3. 3. 3. The Cl/OCl Pathway.3. 4. Chemical Kinetics.3. 4. 1. Pseudo Steady State Example.3. 4. 2. Arrhenius Equation.3. 4. 3. Chapman Reaction Kinetics.3. 5. Smog.3. 6. Greenhouse Effect.3. 7. Problem Set.

Chapter 4. CO2 Equilibria.4. 1. Pure Rain.4. 2. Polluted Rain.4. 3. Surface Water.4. 4. Problem Set .

Chapter 5. Fates of Organic Compounds.5. 1. Vapor Pressure.5. 2. Water Solubility.5. 3. Henry's Law Constant.5. 4. Partition Coefficients.5. 5. Lipophilicity.5. 6. Fish Partition Coefficients.5. 7. Adsorption.5. 8. Water-Air Transfer.5. 9. Problem Set.

Chapter 6. Toxic Environmental Compounds.6. 1. Pesticides.6. 1. 1. Diphenylmethane Analogues.6. 1. 2. Hexachlorocyclohexanes.6. 1. 3. Hexachlorocyclopentadienes.6. 1. 4. Phosphorous Containing Insecticides.6. 1. 4. 1. Phosphates.6. 1. 4. 2. Phosphorothioates.6. 1. 4. 3. Phosphorodithioates.6. 1. 5. Carbamates .6. 1. 6. Natural Product Simulants.6. 1. 7. Phenoxyacetic Acids.6. 1. 8. Nitroanilines.6. 1. 9. Triazines.6. 1. 10. Acetanilides.6. 1. 11. Fungicides.6. 2. Mercury.6. 3. Lead.6. 4. Problem Set.Answers to the problem sets.Index.

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