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Title Environmental contaminants encyclopedia [electronic resource] / compilers/editors, Roy J. Irwin with assistance from Colorado State University ; student assistant contaminants specialists, Mark Van Mouwerik ... [et al.].

Imprint Fort Collins, Colo. : National Park Service, [1998]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  I 29.2:2003003734    ---  Available
System Details Mode of access via the NPS web site.
Note Title from title screen (viewed Nov. 26, 2003).
At head of title: The National Park Service.
"February, 1998."
Summary This data source summarizes information about contamination that effect fish, wildlife, invertebrates, and other non-human living resources. It differs from existing databases in that its emphasis is on environmental toxicology and it summarizes information on these issues into a single, easily searchable source. Some human information was also summarized when it was easy to do so or seemed important to general understanding, but the main efforts were directed at summarizing and compiling information of importance to general environmental toxicology rather than human toxicology. It contains information on 118 topics, including 30 entries covering the oil products most commonly spilled into fresh and marine waters of the U.S., according to the EPA, and 63 entries covering other oil-related topics. Files retrieved from the database are in .pdf format.
Subject Environmental toxicology -- Encyclopedias.
Pollutants -- Encyclopedias.
Pollution -- Environmental aspects -- Encyclopedias.
Added Author Irwin, Roy J.
United States. National Park Service.
Gpo Item No. 0648 (online)
Sudoc No. I 29.2:2003003734

 
    
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