Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Long-Range Air Transport of Dioxin from North American Sources to Ecologically Vulnerable Receptors in Nunavut, Arctic Canada
Barry Commoner. While most of us picture the Arctic as a snowy wilderness, sparsely peopled & unpolluted, it is actually on the receiving end of emissions from sources far to the south that are transported over long distances by the prevailing air currents. This study models on a continental scale the rates of deposition of airborne dioxin in the Canadian polar territory of Nunavut, which is esp. vulnerable to the long-range air transport of dioxin, & to identify the major contributing N. Amer. sources. Dioxin enters the land & marine food chains through the air & thus into humans at high levels through the foods they eat. Remedial measures must be directed at the sources that emit dioxin into the air. Tables.
Baby Bonding: Giving Your Child a Secure Start to Life
Assassin: From Lincoln to Gandhi
Japanese Experience: A Short History of Japan
Suggestions of Abuse: True & False Memories of Childhood Sexual Trauma
Secret World of the Spy: Stories of Espionage, Deception & Discovery
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.