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Title Pharmaceuticals in the environment : sources, fate, effects, and risks / Klaus Kümmerer (ed.)
Edition 3rd ed
Published Berlin : Springer, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 521 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents pt. 1. General aspects -- pt. 2. Sources, occurrence and fate -- pt. 3. Effects -- pt. 4. Risk assessment -- pt. 5. Risk management
Summary The study of pharmaceuticals in the environment as an area of research has only just taken off in recent years. Since the first edition was printed, many research articles on this subject have been published. It is exceedingly difficult for the individual, in particular those not acquainted with the field to establish trends and developments. Even specialists will appreciate this book, as it provides the reader with a well-founded up dated and enlarged overview that addresses the latest findings on the new topics in research. Following the resounding success of the first two editions, this new
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Drugs -- Environmental aspects
Drugs -- Side effects.
Environmental monitoring.
Risk assessment.
Environmental Pollution -- adverse effects
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Biodegradation, Environmental -- drug effects
Environmental Monitoring
Risk Assessment
risk assessment.
SCIENCE -- Environmental Science.
Sciences de la terre.
Drugs -- Side effects
Environmental monitoring
Risk assessment
Form Electronic book
Author Kümmerer, Klaus, 1959-
LC no. 2008926949
ISBN 9783540746638