Tributyltin : case study of an environmental contaminant [E-Book] / edited by Stephen J. De Mora.
De Mora, S. J., (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1996
1 online resource (xvi, 301 pages)
Cambridge environmental chemistry series ; 8
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Table of Contents:
  • The tributyltin debate: ocean transportation versus seafood harvesting / Stephen J. de Mora
  • Industrial manufacture and applications of tributyltin compounds / R.F. Bennett
  • The analysis of butylated tin compounds in the environment and in biological materials / Ph. Quevauviller
  • The occurrence, fate, and toxicity of tributyltin and its degradation products in fresh water environments / R. James Maguire
  • The distribution and fate of tributyltin in the marine environment / Graeme Batley
  • Biological effects of tributyltin on marine organisms / Claude Alzieu
  • TBT-induced imposex in neogastropod snails: masculinization to mass extinction / Peter E. Gibbs and Geoffrey W. Bryan
  • Environmental law and tributyltin in the environment / Klaus Bosselmann
  • The efficacy of legislation in controlling tributyltin in the marine environment / Carol Stewart.