Ecotoxicology of Antifouling Biocides (Paperback)

Ecotoxicology of Antifouling Biocides By Takaomi Arai (Editor), Hiroya Harino (Editor), Madoka Ohji (Editor) Cover Image
By Takaomi Arai (Editor), Hiroya Harino (Editor), Madoka Ohji (Editor)
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Overview of Antifouling Biocides.- Release Rate of Biocides from Antifouling Paints.- International Trends in Regulatory Aspects.- Behavior of Organotin Compounds and Their Effects on Aquatic Organisms.- Global Contamination by Organotin Compounds.- Contamination by Organotin Compounds in Asia.- Behaviour of Organotins in the Coastal Environment.- Organotin Contamination in Deep Sea Environments.- Mechanism of Imposex Induced by Organotins in Gastropods.- The Endocrine-Disrupting Effect of Organotin Compounds for Aquatic Organisms.- Toxicity for Aquatic Organisms.- Biological Effects of Tributyltin on the Caprellidea (Crustacea: Amphipoda).- Toxic Interactions Between Tributyltin and Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Aquatic Organisms.- Immunotoxic Effects of Organotin Compounds in Teleost Fish.- Genetic Impacts of Organotin Compounds.- Effects of Organotins on the Drug Metabolizing Enzymes in Fish.- Plankton.- Molluscs.- Fish.- Environmental Chemistry of Alternative Biocides.- The Analysis of Antifouling Paint Biocides in Water, Sediment and Biota.- Europe and USA.- Asia.- Toxicity in Plankton and Fish.- Further Effects of Alternative Biocides on Aquatic Organisms.- Degradation of Alternative Biocides in the Aquatic Environment.- Copper Biocides in the Marine Environment.- General Summary.- Overview.


Product Details
ISBN: 9784431998556
ISBN-10: 4431998551
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: October 21st, 2010
Pages: 437
Language: English