Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Emerging Pollutants in the Environment

Current and Further Implications

Edited by Marcelo L. Larramendy

National University of La Plata


Sonia Soloneski

National University of La Plata

This edited book, Emerging Pollutants in the Environment Current and Further Implications, includes overviews by significant researchers on the topic of emerging pollutants toxicology, which covers the hazardous effects of common emerging xenobiotics employed in our every day anthropogenic activities. We hope that this book will meet the expectations and needs of all those who are interested in the negative implications of several emerging pollutants on living species.

Read more >Order hardcopy
Emerging Pollutants in the EnvironmentCurrent and Further ImplicationsEdited by Marcelo L. Larramendy

Published: September 2nd 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59332

ISBN: 978-953-51-2160-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5404-4

Copyright year: 2015

Books open for chapter submissions

18341 Total Chapter Downloads

25 Crossref Citations

32 Web of Science Citations

70 Dimensions Citations


Open access peer-reviewed

1. Ecological Risk and Distribution of Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Fish

By T. Brázová, V. Hanzelová and P. Šalamún


Open access peer-reviewed

2. Heavy Metals — Soil Communities at Ecological Risk

By P. Šalamún, V. Hanzelová and T. Brázová


Open access peer-reviewed

3. Perfluorinated Chemicals in Sediments, Lichens, and Seabirds from the Antarctic Peninsula — Environmental Assessment and Management Perspectives

By Juan José Alava, Mandy R.R. McDougall, Mercy J. Borbor-Córdova, K. Paola Calle, Mónica Riofrio, Nastenka Calle, Michael G. Ikonomou and Frank A.P.C. Gobas


Open access peer-reviewed

4. Impact of Oil Spills on Marine Life

By Ismail M.K. Saadoun


Open access peer-reviewed

5. Veterinary Antibiotics in the Environment

By Rafael Grossi Botelho, Sérgio Henrique Monteiro and Valdemar Luiz Tornisielo


Open access peer-reviewed

6. Immunotoxicological Threats of Pollutants in Aquatic Invertebrates

By Sajal Ray, Soumalya Mukherjee, Niladri Sekhar Bhunia, Anindya Sundar Bhunia and Mitali Ray


Open access peer-reviewed

7. Endocrine Disrupting Compounds – Problems and Challenges

By Błażej Kudłak, Natalia Szczepańska, Katarzyna Owczarek, Zofia Mazerska and Jacek Namieśnik


Open access peer-reviewed

8. The Relevance of ATR-FTIR Spectroscopy in Semiconductor Photocatalysis

By Mohamed Faycal Atitar, Hamza Belhadj, Ralf Dillert and Detlef W. Bahnemann


Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£119

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax Rate based on their country of residence. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase