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Publisher Description

The third edition of Introduction to Environmental Forensics is a state-of-the-art reference for the practicing environmental forensics consultant, regulator, student, academic, and scientist, with topics including compound-specific isotope analysis (CSIA), advanced multivariate statistical techniques, surrogate approaches for contaminant source identification and age dating, dendroecology, hydrofracking, releases from underground storage tanks and piping, and contaminant-transport modeling for forensic applications. Recognized international forensic scientists were selected to author chapters in their specific areas of expertise and case studies are included to illustrate the application of these methods in actual environmental forensic investigations. This edition provides updates on advances in various techniques and introduces several new topics.Provides a comprehensive review of all aspects of environmental forensicsCoverage ranges from emerging statistical methods to state-of-the-art analytical techniques, such as gas chromatography-combustion-isotope ratio mass spectrometry and polytopic vector analysisNumerous examples and case studies are provided to illustrate the application of these forensic techniques in environmental investigations

GENRE
Science & Nature
RELEASED
2014
July 30
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
704
Pages
PUBLISHER
Elsevier Science
SELLER
Elsevier Ltd.
SIZE
46
MB

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