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Modern Environmental Analysis Techniques for Pollutants - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128169346, 9780128169353

Modern Environmental Analysis Techniques for Pollutants

1st Edition

Authors: Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain Rustem Kecili
Paperback ISBN: 9780128169346
eBook ISBN: 9780128169353
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 21st August 2019
Page Count: 424
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Modern Environmental Analysis Techniques for Pollutants presents established environmental analysis methods, rapidly emerging technologies, and potential future research directions. As methods of environmental analysis move toward lower impact, lower cost, miniaturization, automation, and simplicity, new methods emerge and ultimately improve the accuracy of their analytical results. This book gives in-depth, step-by-step descriptions of a variety of techniques, including methods used in sampling, field sample handling, sample preparation, quantification, and statistical evaluation.

Modern Environmental Analysis Techniques for Pollutants aims to deliver a comprehensive and easy-to-read text for students and researchers in the environmental analysis arena and to provide essential information to consultants and regulators about analytical and quality control procedures helpful in their evaluation and decision-making procedures.

Key Features

  • Bridges the gap in current literature on analytical chemistry techniques and their application to environmental analysis
  • Covers the use of nanomaterials in environmental analysis, as well as the monitoring and analysis of nanomaterials in the environment
  • Looks to the past, present and future of environmental analysis, with chapters on historical background, established and emerging techniques and instrumentation, and predictions


Analytical chemists working in environmental analysis/environmental chemistry in academic research labs; technicians in the quality control industry; upper undergraduate and graduate students in advanced-level courses in environmental chemistry, management and engineering; regulators interested in environmental data generation

Table of Contents

  1. Environmental Pollution and Environmental Analysis
    2. Historical backgrounds of Environmental Analysis
    3. Dimensions and Measurement of Environmental Analysis
    4. Sampling and Sample Preparation Techniques for Environmental Analysis
    5. Wet Chemical Techniques in Environmental Analysis
    6. Spectroscopic Techniques for Environmental Analysis
    7. Separation Techniques for Environmental Analysis
    8. Electrochemical Techniques for Environmental Analysis
    9. Emerging Techniques for Environmental Analysis
    10. Analysis of Environmental samples
    11. Use of Nanomaterials for Environmental Analysis
    12. Quality Assurance and Control for Environmental Analysis
    13. Sustainable development and Environmental Analysis
    14. Future of Environmental Analysis


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About the Authors

Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain

Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain is an Adjunct Professor and Lab Director in the Department of Chemistry & Environmental Sciences at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, New Jersey, United States. His research is focused on Environmental Management, Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, and Analytical Chemistry and Various Industries. Dr. Hussain is the author of numerous papers in peerreviewed journals as well as prolific author and editor of several scientific monographs and handbooks in his research areas published with Elsevier.

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Professor and Lab Director, Department of Chemistry and EVSC, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, USA

Rustem Kecili

Rüstem Keçili is currently a researcher at the Department of Medical Services and Techniques, Yunus Emre Vocational School of Health Services, Anadolu University, Turkey. He worked as an early stage researcher at MIP Technologies AB, Lund, Sweden, and was a visiting researcher at the University of Manchester, United Kingdom. His multidisciplinary professional background covers supramolecular systems, molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs), molecular recognition, MIP-based sensor systems, affinity chromatography, solid phase extraction, and pharmaceutical impurity scavenging.

Affiliations and Expertise

Anadolu University Yunus Emre Vocational School of Health Services, Department of Medical Services and Techniques, Eskişehir, Turkey

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