Passive Sampling Techniques in Environmental Monitoring - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444522252, 9780080489506

Passive Sampling Techniques in Environmental Monitoring, Volume 48

1st Edition

Editors: Richard Greenwood Graham Mills Bran Vrana
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444522252
eBook ISBN: 9780080489506
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 10th May 2007
Page Count: 486
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Table of Contents

Proposed Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Theoretical overview Air Sampling
  3. Introduction and theoretical aspects
  4. Solid phase Microextraction Devices (SPME)
  5. Semi-Permeable Membrane Devices (SPMD)
  6. Diffusion tubes/3M badges (dosimetry)
  7. Conifer needles/mosses
  8. MESCO samplersWater Sampling
  9. Theoretical aspects, calibration/modelling
  10. Semi-Permeable Membrane Devices (SPMD)
  11. Polar Organic Compound Integrative Sampler (POCIS)
  12. University of Portsmouth samplers
  13. MESCO samplers
  14. Diffusion Gradient Devices
  15. Groundwater devices based on ceramic tubes
  16. Field study considerations (Protocols) Soil Sediment
  17. Diffusion Gradient Devices
  18. Semi-Permeable Membrane Devices (SPMD)
  19. Measuring dissolved sediment porewater concentration using passive samplers Bioassays
  20. Biomimetic sampling
  21. Toximeter
  22. Comparison for passive sampling to biomonitoring organisms
  23. Combination of passive sampling with bioassays

Description

Proposed Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Theoretical overview Air Sampling
  3. Introduction and theoretical aspects
  4. Solid phase Microextraction Devices (SPME)
  5. Semi-Permeable Membrane Devices (SPMD)
  6. Diffusion tubes/3M badges (dosimetry)
  7. Conifer needles/mosses
  8. MESCO samplersWater Sampling
  9. Theoretical aspects, calibration/modelling
  10. Semi-Permeable Membrane Devices (SPMD)
  11. Polar Organic Compound Integrative Sampler (POCIS)
  12. University of Portsmouth samplers
  13. MESCO samplers
  14. Diffusion Gradient Devices
  15. Groundwater devices based on ceramic tubes
  16. Field study considerations (Protocols) Soil Sediment
  17. Diffusion Gradient Devices
  18. Semi-Permeable Membrane Devices (SPMD)
  19. Measuring dissolved sediment porewater concentration using passive samplers Bioassays
  20. Biomimetic sampling
  21. Toximeter
  22. Comparison for passive sampling to biomonitoring organisms
  23. Combination of passive sampling with bioassays

Key Features

  • Comprehensive review of passive sampling - covering air, water and majority of available technologies in one volume
  • Chapters written by international specialist experts
  • Covers theory and applications, providing background information and guidelines for use in the field

Readership

For practitioners in the field of water and air quality monitoring. Regulatory managers to provide summary of available technology to support monitoring in the field of air and water quality management. Researchers for research in environmental chemistry and toxicology.


Details

No. of pages:
486
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080489506
Hardcover ISBN:
9780444522252

About the Editors

Richard Greenwood Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Biological Sciences, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK

Graham Mills Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Pharmarcy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Portsmouth Portsmouth, UK

Bran Vrana Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Biological Sciences, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK