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Environmental Chemistry and Recent Pollution Control Approaches

Edited by Hugo Saldarriaga-Noreña

Universidad Autónoma del Estado Morelos

Co-editors:

Mario Alfonso Murillo-Tovar

Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos

Robina Farooq

COMSATS University Islamabad

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Rajendra Dongre

RTM Nagpur University

Sara Riaz

COMSATS University Islamabad

In recent years, there have been significant advances in the techniques of sampling and analysis, which has allowed the more accurate recording of environmental levels of many substances present in the environment. At the same time, processes for the remediation of contaminated matrices have evolved, through the application and/or combination of biological, physical, and chemical procedures.The purpose of this book is to present new studies aimed at determining levels of environmental pollution in various parts of the world. It also shows new alternatives for the remediation of contaminated matrices.

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Environmental Chemistry and Recent Pollution Control ApproachesEdited by Hugo Saldarriaga-Noreña

Published: December 18th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.80247

ISBN: 978-1-83968-063-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-062-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-064-9

Copyright year: 2019

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3092 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

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1. Characterization of the Youssoufia-Morocco-MineFluoride-Contaminated Water and Their Detrimental Effects on Human Health

By Moufti Ahmed

210

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2. Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Agriculture: A Comparative Analysis

By Dionisio Rodríguez

148

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3. Progressive Research in the Molecular Mechanisms of Chronic Fluorosis

By Liming Shen, Chengyun Feng, Sijian Xia, Yan Wei, Hua Zhang, Danqing Zhao, Fang Yao, Xukun Liu, Yuxi Zhao and Huajie Zhang

289

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4. Polymer Hydrogels for Wastewater Treatment

By Luqman Ali Shah and Sher Ali Khan

283

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5. Biological Remediation of Phenoxy Herbicide-Contaminated Environments

By Magdalena Urbaniak and Elżbieta Mierzejewska

179

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6. Biodegradation of Sheep Wool Geotextiles Designed for Erosion Control

By Jan Broda

284

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7. Adsorptive Removal of Fluoride onto Different Waste Materials: Orange Juice Residue, Waste Seaweed, and Spent Cation-Exchange Resin

By Katsutoshi Inoue, Hari Paudyal, Hidetaka Kawakita and Keisuke Ohto

288

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8. Bioremediation of Heavy Metals

By Medhat Rehan and Abdullah S. Alsohim

252

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9. Bioremediation of Petroleum-Contaminated Soil

By Shuisen Chen and Ming Zhong

163

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10. Mycoremediation in Soil

By Francesca Bosco and Chiara Mollea

756

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11. Arsenic Phytoremediation: Finally a Feasible Approach in the Near Future

By Cristian Mateo, Micaela Navarro, Cristina Navarro and Antonio Leyva

245

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