Higher Education


Environmental Chemistry (POD)

Author(s): Subhendu Chakroborty | Deeksha Dave | S.S. Katewa

ISBN: 9788131533451

Edition: 1st

© Year : 2017


Binding: Paperback

Pages: 322

Trim Size : 241 x 181 mm

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Environmental Chemistry attempts to integrate all the known technologies and sciences, arts and management to solve environmental issues. This book is structured accordingly to cover the needs of the latest course curriculum in Engineering Chemistry for the first-year students of all branches of engineering. This book combines a preliminary environmental chemistry course with enough real-life examples. The young and impressionable mind can find it very easy to get a feel of things while going through this book.

  • Attempts to integrate all known technology, science, art, and management to solve environmental issues.
  • Chapters and topics are arranged in a proper sequence that permits each topic to build upon the earlier one.
  • Structured to cover the needs of the latest course curriculum in engineering chemistry for the first-year students of all branches of engineering.
  • Presented in short, simple, lucid, catchy, and easy-to-understand manner so that it is useful not only to the students but also to the teachers.
  • Provides logical explanation to various complicated concepts and stepwise methods to explain important topics.
  • Each chapter is well supported with necessary illustrations, practical examples, and solved problems.

1. Overview

2. Biodiversity

3. Ecosystem

4. Air Pollution

5. Water Pollution

6. Soil pollution

7. Noise pollution

8. Green Chemistry

9. Waste Management





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Dr. Subhendu Chakroborty is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the School of Sciences, Auro University, Surat, India. He also worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Biomedical Sciences and Engineering, National Central University, Taiwan. He has worked as a researcher at some of the premier institutes of India such as CDRI (CSIR) Lucknow and IIT Indore. His research interests and expertise extends over broad areas of medicinal chemistry, polymeric biomaterials, environmental chemistry, non-fouling materials, and most recently, have tended to concentrate on the development of biocompatible surface coatings for multidimensional and diversified materials. He has published 18 papers in international peer-reviewed journals, 3 books, and 3 book chapters.