18. Fate and Transport of Toxins

  1. David A. Vaccari1,
  2. Peter F. Strom2 and
  3. James E. Alleman3

Published Online: 3 OCT 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471741795.ch18

Environmental Biology for Engineers and Scientists

Environmental Biology for Engineers and Scientists

How to Cite

Vaccari, D. A., Strom, P. F. and Alleman, J. E. (2005) Fate and Transport of Toxins, in Environmental Biology for Engineers and Scientists, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471741795.ch18

Author Information

  1. 1

    Stevens Institute of Technology, USA

  2. 2

    Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA

  3. 3

    Iowa State University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 OCT 2005
  2. Published Print: 14 OCT 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471722397

Online ISBN: 9780471741794

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Keywords:

  • pharmacokinetics;
  • quantitative structure–activity relationships (QSARs);
  • exposure time and mode of exposure

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Physicochemical Properties

  • Uptake Mechanisms

  • Absorption and Routes of Exposure

  • Distribution and Storage

  • Biotransformation

  • Excretion

  • Pharmakokinetic Models

  • Effect of Exposure Time and Mode of Exposure

  • Problems

  • References