Environmental soil chemistry [electronic resource] / Donald L. Sparks.

Author
Sparks, Donald L., 1953- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
2nd ed.
Published/​Created
Amsterdam ; Boston : Academic Press, c2003.
Description
1 online resource (xiv, 352 p.) : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)

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Subject(s)
Soil chemistry [Browse]
Summary note
Environmental Soil Chemistry illustrates fundamental principles of soil chemistry with respect to environmental reactions between soils and other natural materials and heavy metals, pesticides, industrial contaminants, acid rain, and salts. Timely and comprehensive discussions of applications to real-world environmental concerns are a central focus of this established text.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-343) and index.
Source of description
Description based on print version record.
Contents
Environmental soil chemistry: an overview -- Inorganic soil components -- Chemistry of soil organic matter -- Soil solution-solid phase equilibria -- Sorption phenomena on soils -- Ion exchange processes -- Kinetics of soil chemical processes -- Redox chemistry of soils -- The chemistry of soil acidity -- The chemistry of saline and sodic soils -- Appendix A: Periodic table of the elements.
ISBN
  • 9781429483193 (electronic bk.)
  • 1429483199 (electronic bk.)
  • 0080494803 (electronic bk.)
  • 9780080494807 (electronic bk.)
  • 0126564469 (electronic bk.)
  • 9780126564464 (electronic bk.)
OCLC
166267609
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