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Title Chemistry of variable charge soils / edited by T.R. Yu
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 505 pages) : illustrations
Series Topics in sustainable agronomy
Topics in sustainable agronomy.
Contents Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Surface Charge; Chapter 3 Electrostatic Adsorption of Cations; Chapter 4 Electrostatic Adsorption of Anions; Chapter 5 Specific Adsorption of Cations; Chapter 6 Coordination Adsorption of Anions; Chapter 7 Electrokinetic Properties; Chapter 8 Electric Conductance; Chapter 9 Ion Diffusion; Chapter 10 Reactions with Hydrogen Ions; Chapter 11 Acidity; Chapter 12 Lime Potential; Chapter 13 Oxidation-Reduction Reactions; Chapter 14 Ferrous Ions and Manganous Ions; Index
Summary This text explains the difference between the variable charge soils of tropical and subtropical regions, and the constant charge soils of temperate regions. It focuses on the chemical properties of the variable charge soils - properties which have an important bearing on soil management practices
Notes "With the assistance of G.L. Ji and other members of the staff of the Department of Soil Electrochemistry, Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Soils.
Variable charge soils.
Form Electronic book
Author Ji, G. L.
Yu, T. R.
Zhongguo ke xue yuan.
LC no. 95041882
ISBN 0195097459 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0195357035 (electronic bk.)
9780195097450 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780195357035 (electronic bk.)