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Chemical Processes in Marine Environments (Environmental Science and Engineering / Environmental Science)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation of the environment,
  • Hydrology (freshwater),
  • Oceanography (seas),
  • Pollution of seas & oceans,
  • Earth Sciences - Oceanography,
  • Chemistry - General,
  • Science,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Chemistry,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • Science / Oceanography,
  • Chemical Oceanography,
  • Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAntonio Gianguzza (Editor), Ezio Pelizzetti (Editor), Silvio Sammartano (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages441
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9330171M
    ISBN 103540666184
    ISBN 109783540666189

    This book discusses recent developments in the study of chemical processes and equilibria in the marine environment and in the air/water and water/sediment interfaces. The chemical cycle of carbon as well as the effect of organic substances on the speciation and distribution of inorganic and organometallic substances are extensively discussed.


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Introduction — Environmental Analytical Chemistry as a Tool for Studying Chemical Processes in Marine Environments Introduction — Environmental Analytical Chemistry as a Tool for Studying Chemical Processes in Marine Environments.

Introduction — Environmental Analytical Chemistry as a Tool for Studying Chemical Processes in Marine Environments. Pages Gianguzza, A. (et al.). - Environmental Analytical Chemistry as a Tool for Studying Chemical Processes in Marine Environments.- 1 The Carbonate System in Marine Environments.- 2 Marine Organic Geochemistry: A General Overview.- 3 Photooxidation of Dissolved Organic Matter: Role for Carbon Bioavailability and for the Penetration Depth of Solar UV-Radiation.- 5 Organic Matter Preservation in the Ocean: Lipid Behavior from Plankton to Sediments.- 6 Organic Chemical Reaction Rates.

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