Atmospheric Degradation of Organic Substances: Data for Persistence and Long-range Transport Potential
Copyright © 2007 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Author(s): Prof. Dr. Walter Klöpffer, Dr. Burkhard O. Wagner
Published Online: 13 SEP 2007
Print ISBN: 9783527316069
Online ISBN: 9783527611638
About this Book
This compilation on the degradation of 1,100 commercially important chemical products is the first publication to make this knowledge publicly accessible in one book. The data and annotations have been painstakingly assembled over a 10-year period in a collaboration between academia and regulatory authorities. The work explains in detail the methods, including computational ones, for the environmental assessment of volatile and semi-volatile substances, and is rounded off with data tables of degradation rates.
A key resource for manufacturers and regulators of such substances.