Since the second edition of this text was published, many new environmental incidents have occurred, including another nuclear disaster, a mine disaster in the United States, and the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Updated throughout the text, Ecosystems and Human Health: Toxicology and Environmental Hazards, Third Edition explores the broad range of env
Principles of Pharmacology and Toxicology. Risk Analysis and Public Perceptions of Risk: Risky Business. Water and Soil Pollution. Airborne Hazards. Halogenated Hydrocarbons and Halogenated Aromatic Hydrocarbons. Toxicity of Metals. Organic Solvents and Related Chemicals. Food Additives, Drug Residues, and Food Contaminants. Pesticides. Mycotoxins and Other Toxins from Unicellular Organisms. Animal and Plant Poisons. Environmental Hormone Disrupters. Radiation Hazards. Gaia and Chaos: How Things Are Connected. Case Study Reviews. Index.