This book provides all the techniques that you need in a single source. Want to determine if a hazardous chemical is present in soil, air, or water? If so, in what concentration? Want to confirm that the environment is free of certain contaminants? This unique reference shows you how to get professional answers with the best testing and analysis methods in use today. The only source that brings together testing and analytical methods for all elements of the environment, "Environmental Field Testing and Analysis Ready Reference Handbook" provides: simplest, most direct procedures; testing and analytic methods for soil, air, and water; illustrations to help you visualize every step; cautions and safety warnings; sources of error and measurement problems; and, appropriate references.Test and analyze air, soil, and water. Just the thing to reduce trips between office and field, and boring searches through unfamiliar literature, this value-packed reference puts all the testing methods, techniques, and tips you need in a single place. It's ideal for anyone in environmental protection, assessment, testing, education, outdoor recreation, highways, public health and safety, emergency services, forensics, geology, surveying, or construction.
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"Jay Lehr - Is there a need for this book? There is definitely a need for this book. Environmental Consultants and others involved in all phases of environmental assessment and remediation are always searching for the simplest and most direct man to measure the levels of concentrations of a particular contaminant in soil, air and water.; Willis Weight- is there a need or this book? It seems like a book like this would be a great help to a wide audience... Being able to turn to a single reference and find a procedure to perform an analysis for a given pollutant is appealing... There is an appeal to any professional working in the field for a reference book like this.From the Publisher:
Step by step procedures explain how to perform field test methods. Comprehensively covers air, soil, and water field methods. Heavily illustrated to provide the user with a visual image of the steps involved in each procedure.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071359648