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Author Symposium on the Economy and Chemistry of Phosphorus (1977 : London, England)

Title Phosphorus in the environment, its chemistry and biochemistry
Published Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier/Excerpta Medica/North Holland, 1978
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 320 pages) : illustrations
Series Ciba Foundation symposium ; 57 (new ser.)
Ciba Foundation symposium ; new ser., 57
Contents Phosphorus, a general introduction / R.J.P. Williams -- Phosphorus and mankind's problems today / John R. Van Wazer -- World resources of phosphorus / Johan W. Brinck -- Some economic and technical factors affecting use of phosphate raw materials / Guerry H. McClellan, Travis P. Hignett -- Modern mankind's influence on the natural cycles of phosphorus / E.J. Griffith -- Phosphorus biochemistry / R.J.P. Williams -- The organic chemistry of phosphate transfer / Anthony J. Kirby -- The biological importance of organophosphorus compounds containing a carbon-phosphorus bond / Thomas D. Inch -- Metabolic factors and the utilization of phosphorus by plants / B.C. Loughman -- Phosphorus cycles of forest and upland grassland ecosystems and some effects of land management practices / A.F. Harrison -- Phosphorus and the eutrophication of lakes : a personal view / C.S. Reynolds -- The dissipation of phosphorus in sewage and sewage effluents / R.W. Collingwood -- Balance sheet for phosphorus in the UK / J.C. Bowman -- The use of phosphate in detergents and possible replacements for phosphate / P.A. Gilbert, A.L. De Jong -- The rationale for a ban on detergent phosphate in the Great Lakes Basin / Gerorger R. Alexander Jr. -- Can the availability of phosphorus be critical for mankind? / R.J.P. Williams
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Phosphorus -- Congresses.
Phosphorus -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 78004289
ISBN 0444900314