Mazen Nazal

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals Saudi Arabia

Dr. Mazen Khaled Nazal received an MS and BS in Chemistry from the University of Jordan in 2003 and 2006, respectively. He obtained a Ph.D. in Chemistry specializing in Analytical and Environmental Chemistry from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Saudi Arabia, in 2016. Later, he joined the Center for Environment and Marine Studies (CEMS) Research Institute at KFUPM as a research scientist leading the organic contaminants analysis section. Dr. Nazal has participated in many funded research projects and published numerous research papers in refereed journals. He also has several patents to his name. Dr. Nazal’s research interests include developing efficient and selective materials and methods for removing emerging pollutants from different matrices and employing these materials for extraction and enrichment of analytes of interest in environmental, food, and biological samples prior to their instrumental analysis.

Mazen Nazal

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In recent years, urbanization and industrialization have produced large amounts of heavy metals, which are highly toxic to both humans and the environment. This book presents a comprehensive overview of heavy metals including their physiochemical properties, toxicity, transfer in the environment, legislation, environmental impacts, and mitigation measures. Written by experts in the field, chapters include scientific research as well as case studies.

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