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Title Tributyltin : case study of an environmental contaminant / edited by Stephen J. De Mora
Published Cambridge ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1996


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 MELB  363.73 Dem/Tcs  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 301 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Series Cambridge environmental chemistry series ; 8
Cambridge environmental chemistry series ; 8
Contents 1. The tributyltin debate: ocean transportation versus seafood harvesting / Stephen J. de Mora -- 2. Industrial manufacture and applications of tributyltin compounds / R. F. Bennett -- 3. The analysis of butylated tin compounds in the environment and in biological materials / Ph. Quevauviller -- 4. The occurrence, fate and toxicity of tributylin and its degradation products in fresh water environments / R. James Maguire -- 5. The distribution and fate of tributyltin in the marine environment / Graeme Batley -- 6. Biological effects of tributyltin on marine organisms / Claude Alzieu -- 7. TBT-induced imposex in neogastropod snails: masculinization to mass extinction / Peter E. Gibbs and Geoffrey W. Bryan -- 8. Environmental law and tributyltin in the environment / Klaus Bosselmann -- 9. The efficacy of legislation in controlling tributyltin in the marine environment / Carol Stewart
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online version of the print title
Mode of access: World Wide Web
System requirements: Internet connectivity, World Wide Web browser, and Adobe Acrobat reader
Subject Tributyltin -- Environmental aspects.
Tributyltin -- Toxicology.
Water -- Pollution -- Law and legislation.
Author De Mora, S. J.
LC no. 96001585
ISBN 0521470463 (hardback)