Groundwater harbors toxic compound

September 2011
Public Works;Sep2011, Vol. 142 Issue 10, p20
The article reports that according to the American Society of Agronomy, a cancer-causing compound vinyl chloride is among the groundwater pollutants in industrialized countries.


Related Articles

  • Trained professionals in the area of agronomy needed to help close the food security gap.  // High Plains Journal;11/3/2014, Vol. 132 Issue 45, p12B 

    The article reports that the American Society of Agronomy has created a new opportunity for their Golden Opportunity Scholars who wants to work after graduation and have interest in the Certified Crop Advisor certification.

  • Badanie przebiegu biodegradacji kompozytów poli(chlorek winylu)/celuloza. KACZMAREK, HALINA; BAJER, KRZYSZTOF // Polimery;2008, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p631 

    On the basis of literature data the effects of external factors (oxygen presence, pH of environment, temperature) and internal ones (chemical structures of macromolecules, crystallization degree, physical state of material) on the course of biodegradation process of polymer in natural conditions...

  • Delta researcher earns agronomy career award. Breazeale, Linda // Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;2/20/2013, p10 

    The article announces that Mississippi State University researcher Wayne Ebelhar has received recognition for outstanding career achievements from the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy.

  • LOOKING AHEAD.  // Delta Farm Press;10/25/2013, Vol. 70 Issue 42, p16 

    The article presents a calendar of events including the Somerville Bull Test in Somerville, Tennessee on November 2, 2013, the Vardaman Sweet Potato Festival in Vardaman, Mississippi on November 2-9, 2013, and the annual meeting of the Mississippi Chapter of the American Society of Agronomy in...

  • INSTITUTE NEWS.  // BioScience;2/15/1970, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p243 

    Information about the "Agronomy and Health" meeting of the American Society of Agronomy (ASA) in November 1969 in Detroit, Michigan is presented. It highlights the presentation of several papers concerning the positive contributions of agriculture to nutrition. Awards are presented to several...

  • The international dimension of the American Society of Agronomy: past and future. Francis, Charles // International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability;2013, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p298 

    The article reviews the book "The International Dimension of the American Society of Agronomy: Past and Future" edited by Bill Payne and John Ryan.

  • Environmental significance of elevated natural levels of arsenic Azcue, Jose M. // Environmental Reviews;1995, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p212 

    No abstract available.

  • Septic system efficiency Mote, C. R.; Allison, J. S.; Mucke, F. A. // Journal of Environmental Health;Mar/Apr1990, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p283 

    No abstract available.

  • A tale of two towns. Clark, E. // Yankee;May90, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p66 

    Part II. Reports on the pollution of groundwater in Whately, Massachusetts, and what was done about it after its discovery and the fight in Machias, Maine to keep the ground water clean. INSET: Anatomy of an aquifer..


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics