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作者 Farooqi, Abida, author
書名 Arsenic and fluoride contamination : a Pakistan perspective / by Abida Farooqi
出版項 New Delhi : Springer India : Imprint: Springer, 2015
國際標準書號 9788132222989 (electronic bk.)
9788132222972 (paper)
國際標準號碼 10.1007/978-81-322-2298-9 doi
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (xi, 147 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
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附註 1. Arsenic and Fluoride pollution in water and soil -- 2. Status of As and F- groundwater and soil pollution in Pakistan -- 3. Mechanism of Arsenic and Fluoride release: A case study from Lahore and Kasur, Punjab Pakistan -- 4. Case study -- 5. Sources of Pollution Discussions: Case study -- 6. Arsenic health Risk assessment -- 7. Remedies of arsenic problem and Environmental legislation in Pakistan regarding Arsenic
This book presents an up-to-the-minute overview of arsenic and fluoride pollution of soil and groundwater in Pakistan. It includes the author's doctoral dissertation on Lahore as a case study and describes the mechanism of pollution on the basis of the findings in that area. The book highlights the concrete situation in Pakistan - including the severity of the problem, its health effects and the risks posed to the people living in affected areas by these two major pollutants– and points out essential research areas that call for immediate attention. As such, it draws attention to the need for management strategies in the affected areas and offers a valuable reference work on Pakistan for students and researchers alike
Host Item Springer eBooks
主題 Environmental policy -- Pakistan
Waste Water Technology / Water Pollution Control / Water Management / Aquatic Pollution
Water Quality/Water Pollution
Environmental Management
Alt Author SpringerLink (Online service)
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