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Ecological Risk Evaluation of Polluted Soils

by Jean-Louis Riviere

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Science Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science,
  • Ecology,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Soil pollution,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Applied ecology,
  • Pollution of land & crops,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology,
  • Ecological risk assessment,
  • Soil Ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9602844M
    ISBN 101578081246
    ISBN 109781578081240

    Environmental Toxicology provides a detailed, comprehensive introduction to this key area of sustainability and public health research. The broad coverage includes sections on ecological risk assessment, monitoring, mechanisms, fate and transport, prevention, and correctives, as well as treatment of the health effects of solar radiation and toxicology in the ocean.   Soil pollution negatively impacts on food safety and human health. The main aim of this work is to determine the As, Cd, Cr, Cu, and Pb concentrations in Orabi farms, El Obour city, Egypt. The contamination of soil with these metals was assessed by contamination factors (CF), degree of contamination (DC), pollution load index (PLI), ecological risk factor (Er), potential ecological risk .

    contamination factor (CF), ecological risk factor (Er), ecological risk index (RI), and geochemical index methods, are used for evaluation of anthropogenic influence on urban soil, and many studies were performed using these approaches. Ecological geochemistry assessment is very simplified using this calculation of pollution indices. The heavy metal pollution of soils has become serious environmental problem, mainly in localities with high industrialization and rapid growth. The purpose of this detailed research was to determine the actual status of heavy metal pollution of soils and an assessment of heavy metal pollution in a highly industrialized city, Ostrava, with a history of long-term impacts from the .

    There is a strong need to advance to an integral treatment of air, soil and water pollution by combining different models for different media. Furthermore it is imperative to develop and apply modern methods of control theory to environmental risk assessment in order to support mitigation and abatement measures in an optimal way. vailability of heavy metals in the soil. The pollution risk level associated with soil contamination from heavy metals is given in Table 1 below. Potential ecological risk index (PERI) The risk assessment of environmental pollution from Pb can also be determined through the potential ecologi-cal risk index (PERI), initially introduced by.


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Ecological Risk Evaluation of Polluted Soils by Jean-Louis Riviere Download PDF EPUB FB2

: Ecological Risk Evaluation of Polluted Soils (): Jean-Louis Riviere: BooksCited by: 4. Soil pollution is defined as the build-up in soils of persistent toxic compounds, chemicals, salts, radioactive materials, or disease causing agents, which have adverse effects on plant growth and animal health [].Soil is the thin layer of organic and inorganic materials that covers the Earth's rocky by: Ecological risk evaluation of polluted soils.

Enfield, NH: Science, © (OCoLC) Online version: Riviére, Jean-Louis. Ecological risk evaluation of polluted soils. Enfield, NH: Science, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /. Environmental Risk Assessment of Soil Contamination. Edited by: Maria C.

Hernandez-Soriano. ISBNPDF ISBNCited by: Many industrialized and developing countries are faced with the assessment of potential risks associated with contaminated land. A variety of human activities have left their impacts on soils in the form of elevated and locally high concentrations of potential toxicants.

In several cases sources have not yet been stopped and contamination continues. The basis for an ecological risk assessment based on meeting the needs of recent UK and EU legislation is described. The background to the framework and the legislative driver and relevant definitions of harm are provided, prior to an overview of the proposed ecological risk assessment process, which has been broken down into a Tiered approach.

In book: Encyclopedia Ecological Risk Evaluation of Polluted Soils book quantitative risk analysis and assessment, Edition: Vol. 2 D - I, Publisher: Wiley, pp value investigation strategie s for soil pollution An environmental.

Assessment of combined effects of contaminant mixtures at the ecosystem function level could help to address the ecological significance of toxic effects, as well as improve the ecological risk assessment (ERA) framework for combined pollution in soils.

This edited book is devoted to one of the hottest topics of modern environmental science, i.e. environmental risk management in gas industry impacted polar ecosystems of Russia.

The contributions from. A total of 11 surface soil samples were collected from different directions and distances in the soil surrounding a lead-zinc smelter in Fujian province, China.

The background value of the soil environment in Fujian and three national soil quality standards (GB) were used as evaluation criteria to assess heavy metal contamination in soils and potential ecological risks.

Environmental and Pollution Science, Third Edition, continues its tradition on providing readers with the scientific basis to understand, manage, mitigate, and prevent pollution across the environment, be it air, land, or water. Pollution originates from a wide variety of sources, both natural and man-made, and occurs in a wide variety of forms including, biological, chemical.

The evaluation of early warning of ecological risk of heavy metals in soil was conducted through analyzing detection data of heavy metal content submitted by eight producing areas of pollution-free foods in Tianmen city by the method of ecological risk index presented by Rapant.

The contents of Hg, Cd, As, Pb and Cu were higher than the background values in. Pollution assessment of heavy metals in soils of India and ecological risk assessment: A state-of-the-art Author links open overlay panel Vinod Kumar a b 1 Anket Sharma b c 1 Parminder Kaur b Gagan Preet Singh Sidhu d Aditi Shreeya Bali e Renu Bhardwaj b Ashwani Kumar Thukral b Artemi Cerda f.

The aim of the present study was to evaluate human health and potential ecological risk assessment in the ger district of Ulaanbaatar city, Mongolia. To perform these risk assessments, soil samples were collected based on reference studies that investigated heavy element distribution in soil samples near the ger area in Ulaanbaatar city.

In total, 42 soil samples. Ecological risk evaluation of polluted soils. [Jean-Louis Riviere] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

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Regional distribution characteristics and ecological risk assessment of heavy metal pollution of different land use in an antimony mining area – Xikuangshan, China. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment: An International Journal: Vol.

26, No. 7, pp. Risk Assessment is the process of determining the probability and magnitude of harm to human life, welfare and environment, potentially caused by the release of hazardous chemical, physical or biological pollutants.

Assessment of risks is performed in four steps: 1. Hazard Identification 2. Toxicity Assessment 3. Exposure Assessment 4. Risk Characterisation.

Step # 1. Hazard [ ]. Rivière, J.‐L. Ecological Risk Evaluation of Polluted Soils. A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam, xii + pp. € 55, hardback. ISBN 90‐‐‐0. Cleaning up polluted soil is usually expensive; but preventing pollution is not free because, in addition to the direct costs of trapping pollutants at their source, indirect costs can be incurred by restricting.

This book presents real cases of the air, water and soil pollution with harmful substances, both toxic and mutagenic, and gives examples of environmental hazards estimation as well as health risk. Many industrialized and developing countries are faced with the assessment of potential risks associated with contaminated land.

A variety of human activities have left their impacts on soils in the form of elevated and locally high concentrations of potential toxicants. In several cases.

Surface agricultural soil samples obtained from Dexing Pb/Zn mining area in Jiangxi province were analyzed for trace metals to assess their pollution status and potential ecological risk. The spatial distributions and the major trace metals pollution sources were described and identified with the combination of chemical measures and geographic .For both extraction methods, richness and diversity were greater in nonpolluted soils and lowest in polluted soils.

The ELFA method was sensitive for reflecting metal pollution on microbial communities and could be suitable for routine use in ecological monitoring and risk assessment programs because of its simplicity and reproducibility.Heavy metals pollution of surface soils is a major global issue.

To assess the ecological risk caused by heavy metals, samples were collected in Chiping, Shandong Province, China.

Eight different heavy metals in surface soils (Cu, Pb, Cd, Cr, Hg, Ni, Zn, and As) were analyzed in this study. The author got the realization of the eight kinds of heavy metals respectively .