This book presents an overview of the chemistry, geology, toxicology and environmental impacts of arsenic, presenting information on relatively common arsenic minerals and their key properties. In addition, it includes discussions on the environmental impacts of the release of arsenic from mining and coal combustion. Although the environmental regulations of different nations vary and change over time, prominent International, North American, and European guidelines and regulations on arsenic will be reviewed. Includes information on recent environmental catastrophes (e.g. Bangladesh and China) A thorough discussion of the arsenic cycle, including the cosmological origin of arsenic Includes Appendices providing extensive glossary and measurement conversion tablesAudi, G., Bersillon, O., Blachot, J. and Wapstra, A.H. (2003) The NUBASE evaluation of nuclear and decay properties. Nuclear Physics A, 729(1) ... Boggs, S., Jr. (1995) Principles of Sedimentology and Stratigraphy, 2nd edn, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ. California ... C. (2002) in The 22nd Edition of the Manual ofMineral Science ( J.D. Dana), John Wiley aamp; Sons, Inc., New York, 641pp. K Iober, R., Daus ... Environmental Science and Technology, 39(19), 7650a55. K Iober, R.
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