This volume concerns sources of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH), their emission factors, and relative importance. It deals with exposure, uptake, metabolism, and detection of PAH in the human body. The volume contains an update of information in environmental and biochemical studies of PAH.
Table of Contents
1. Sources and Emissions of PAH 2. PAH Emissions from Coal-Fired Plants 3. PAH Emissions from Combustion of Biomass 4. PAH Emissions from Automobiles 5. Recent Progress in the Determination of PAH by Hig Performance Liquid Chromatography 6. Recent Advances in the Analysis of Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds by Gas Chromatography 7. Determination of Occupational Exposure to PAH by Analysis of Body Fluids 8. Analysis of 6-Nitrobenzo[a]pyrene in Mammalian Cells and Microsomes by High-Pressure Liquid Chromatography 9. Nitrogen-Containing Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds in Coal-Derived Materials 10. Atmospheric Reactions of PAH 11. Reference Materials for the Analysis of Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds