The Resource River pollution : causes and effects, 2, Louis Klein [and three others]

River pollution : causes and effects, 2, Louis Klein [and three others]

Label
River pollution : causes and effects, 2
Title
River pollution
Title remainder
causes and effects
Title number
2
Statement of responsibility
Louis Klein [and three others]
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
River Pollution 2: Causes and Effects deals mainly with the causes of river pollution and the nature of the various kinds of pollution and their effects upon rivers. This book is an updated version of the first eight chapters of Aspects of River Pollution (first published early in 1957). Owing to the rapid development of the subject and the ever-increasing amount of literature devoted to it, some sections have been virtually rewritten, much new matter has been added, and minor alterations made throughout the text. This book begins with a review of the long history of river pollution, which can
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
628.168
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD420
LC item number
.R584 1972eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
River pollution : causes and effects, 2, Louis Klein [and three others]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Causes and Effects; Copyright Page; Table of Contens; FOREWORD TO FIRST EDITION OF 'ASPECTS OF RIVER POLLUTION'; PREFACE; PREFACE TO FIRST EDITION OF' ASPECTS OF RIVER POLLUTION'; ABBREVIATIONS; CHAPTER 1. HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION; REFERENCES; CHAPTER 2. LEGAL ASPECTS OF RIVERPOLLUTION; REFERENCES; CHAPTER 3. NATURE AND EFFECTS OF POLLUTION; WHAT IS RIVER POLLUTION?; THE DIFFERENT KINDS OF POLLUTION; CHEMICAL TYPES OF POLLUTION; PHYSICAL TYPES OF POLLUTION; PHYSIOLOGICAL TYPES OF POLLUTION; BIOLOGICAL KINDS OF POLLUTION; SEWAGE AND ITS COMPOSITION; INDUSTRIAL WASTES
  • CHAPTER 6. BIOCHEMICAL AND PHYSICO-CHEMICAL ASPECTS OF RIVER POLLUTIONpH VALUED 2,3; OXIDATION-REDUCTION POTENTIALS 10,11; BACTERIA21-23; CYCLES OF ORGANIC MATTER IN NATURE54, 55; THE CHEMICAL ACTIVITIES OFMICRO-ORGANISMS89-93; SELF-PURIFICATION OF STREAMS; THE KINETICS OF DE-OXYGENATION AND RE-AERATION; REFERENCES; CHAPTER 7. FISH AND RIVER POLLUTION; THE WAYS IN WHICH STREAM POLLUTANTS MAYINJURE OR KILL FISH; THE MEASUREMENT OF TOXICITY; THE REACTIONS OF FISH TO TOXIC SOLUTIONS; REFERENCES; CHAPTER 8. BIOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF RIVER POLLUTION; BIOLOGY OF STREAM LIFE
  • Ecological effects of effluent discharges on stream communitiesbiological detection and assessment of pollution; references; author index; subject index
  • Harmful effects of sewage and trade wastesaddendum; references; chapter 4. causes of river pollution; sewage; trade wastes; mine water; natural pollution; use of toxig chemicals for agricultural and other purposes; miscellaneous causes of river pollution; references; chapter 5. uses of river water; use of river water for drinking purposes; use of river water for recharge of ground water42-48; industrial use of river water51; agricultural uses of river water; fisheries; means of disposal of waste waters; navigation; recreational use; references
Control code
ocn896853489
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (479 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781483162607
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b34508247
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)896853489
  • ebl1483162605

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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