Publisher description for Groundwater chemicals desk reference / John H. Montgomery.

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The latest edition of the bestselling Groundwater Chemicals Desk Reference has been thoroughly updated and expanded. In addition to concerning the environmental fate and transport in various media, organic priority pollutants and chemical commonly found in the workplace and the environment, it includes the following new areas: Bioconcentration factors, Aquatic toxicity values, Environmental degradation rates and corresponding half-lives, Ionization potentials, Aqueous solubility of miscellaneous compounds, Three new data fields: sources of contamination, entropy of fusion, Merck reference citation, 10 additional tables such as quantitative and qualitative tables for various petroleum fuels, and 2,600 references.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Groundwater -- Pollution -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Pollutants -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.