Extensively revised and updated, Handbook of Water Analysis, Second Edition provides current analytical techniques for detecting compounds in water samples. Maintaining the detailed and accessible style of the original, this edition demonstrates water sampling and preservation methods by enumerating different ways to measure chemical and radiologic

chapter 1|46 pages

Sampling Methods in Surface Waters

ByMunro Mortimer, Jochen F. Mu¨ller, and Matthias Liess

chapter 2|30 pages

Methods of Treatment of Data

ByRiccardo Leardi

chapter 3|20 pages

Radioanalytical Methodology for Water Analysis

ByJorge S. Alvarado

chapter 4|38 pages

Bacteriological Analysis of Water

ByPaulinus Chigbu, Dmitri Sobolev

chapter 5|22 pages

Marine Toxins Analysis .................................................................................................. and Marı´a R. Velasco

ByLuis M. Botana, Amparo Alfonso, M. Carmen Louzao, Mercedes R. Vieytes

chapter 6|44 pages


ByGeza Nagy, Livia Nagy

chapter 7|18 pages

Analysis of Sulfur Compounds in Water

ByLaura Coll and Leo M.L. Nollet

chapter 8|34 pages


ByPhilippe Monbet, Ian D. McKelvie

chapter 9|16 pages


ByMeissam Noroozifar

chapter 10|6 pages

Asbestos in Water

ByJames S. Webber

chapter 11|38 pages

Heavy Metals, Major Metals, Trace Elements

ByJorge E. Marcovecchio, Sandra E. Botte´, and Rube´n H. Freije

chapter 12|24 pages

Determination of Silicon and Silicates

BySalah M. Sultan

chapter 13|30 pages

Main Parameters and Assays Involved with Organic Pollution of Water

ByClaudia E. Domini, Lorena Vidal, Antonio Canals

chapter 14|26 pages

Determination of Organic Nitrogen and Urea

ByStefano Cozzi, Michele Giani

chapter 15|16 pages

Organic Acids

BySigrid Peldszus

chapter 17|14 pages

Characterization of Freshwater Humic Matter

ByJuhani Peuravuori, Kalevi Pihlaja

chapter 18|42 pages

Analysis of Pesticides in Water

ByEvaristo Ballesteros Tribaldo

chapter 19|38 pages

Fungicide and Herbicide Residues in Water

BySara Bogialli, Antonio Di Corcia

chapter 20|34 pages


ByAlessio Ceccarini, Stefania Giannarelli

chapter 21|16 pages

Determination of PCDDs and PCDFs in Water

ByLuigi Turrio-Baldassarri, Anna L. Iamiceli, Silvia Alivernini

chapter 22|20 pages

Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons

ByChimezie Anyakora

chapter 23|68 pages

Analysis of Volatile Organic Compounds in Water

ByIva´n P. Roma´n Falco´ and Marta Nogueroles Moya

chapter 24|26 pages

Analysis of Surfactants in Samples from the Aquatic Environment

ByB. Thiele and Leo M.L. Nollet

chapter 26|16 pages

Residues of Plastics

ByCaroline Sablayrolles, Mireille Montre´jaud-Vignoles, Michel Treilhou, and Leo M.L. Nollet