Environmental Interactions of Clays: Clays and the Environment
ISBN/ASIN: 9783642082085,9783662036518 | 1998 | English | pdf | 273/281 pages | 6.37 Mb
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg | Author: J. Rae, A. Parker (auth.), Dr. Andrew Parker, Dr. Joy E. Rae (eds.) | Edition: 1
Environmental Interactions of Clays is the companion volume of Bruce Velde's book on Origin and Mineralogy of Clays. In dealing with the role of clays in specific environmental issues, it is unique in its subject matter.
Individual chapters are written by recognized international experts in their field. Subjects covered are radioactive waste disposal, trace metals, soil quality and productivity, pesticides, landfill, fibrous minerals and health.
The approach is one of combining review with current research, thus it is an invaluable resource for students, researchers and practitioners alike.