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Aquatic Toxicology

Aquatic Toxicology

Aquatic Toxicology

  • Editor: Dr Roberta Brayner  
  • ISBN: 978-1-63278-075-1
  • DOI: 10.4172/978-1-63278-075-1-076
  • No of Pages: 82
  • Publisher: OMICS International
  • Published On: December 2016 , Tue 13
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  • Chapter 1     Open Access
    Aquatic Toxicology As A Tool To Dimension The Impact Of Nanomaterials In The Environment
    Authors: Hudson Polonini

    The rapid development and dissemination of nanomaterials can put them in contact with living organisms in situations not yet fully understood.

  • Chapter 2     Open Access
    Ecotoxicological impact of pharmaceuticals for human use in aquatic systems
    Authors: Jaqueline Aparecida de Oliveira, Fernanda Flores Navarro, Franco Dani Campos-Pereira, Maria Aparecida Marin-Morales

    Current society consumption patterns have increased the production of chemical residues causing negative impacts on environment.

  • Chapter 3     Open Access
    Ecotoxicological Impact of Nanomaterials in Aquatic Systems
    Authors: Humberto M. Brandão, Daniele F.A. Venâncio, Michele M. Pereira

    Various Engineered Nanomaterials (ENMs) are currently in use in the industrial, agricultural, pharmaceutical and medical fields.

  • Chapter 4     Open Access
    Eco-Genotoxicity in Aquatic Systems
    Authors: Lais Roberta Deroldo Sommaggio, Raquel Vaz Hara, Márcia Miyuki Hoshina

    Human development and economic growth interfere in the ecosystems homeostasis and, consequently, in the environmental health.

  • Chapter 5     Open Access
    Water Reuse: Safety and Applications
    Authors: Bruna de Campos Ventura Camargo, Paula Suares Rocha, Michele Perisatto Berreta, Matheus Mantuanelli Roberto, Maria Aparecida Marin-Morales

    World water scarcity is due to the rising use of this resource in urban, industrial and agricultural purposes, and the damage that the water bodies has been suffering as a result of the reception of various contaminants effluents. 

  • Dr Roberta Brayner

    Dr R. Brayner (43 yrs),is associate professor, HDR at ITODYS Laboratory, CNRS, Paris Diderot (Paris 7). She has published more than 60 peer-reviewed articles, 8 chapters and a book edition. Her major interest is in nanoscience and nanobiotechnology. 

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