2 edition of Environmental modelling for priority setting among existing chemicals found in the catalog.
Environmental modelling for priority setting among existing chemicals
Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||editor, Gesellschaft für Strahlen- und Umweltforschung mbH München, Projektgruppe "Umweltgefährdungspotentiale von Chemikalien" ; sponsors, Umweltbundesamt, Berlin [and] Gesellschaft für Strahlen- und Umweltforschung mbH, München.|
|Contributions||Gesellschaft für Strahlen- und Umweltforschung. Projektgruppe "Umweltgefährdungspotentiale von Chemikalien.", Germany (West). Umweltbundesamt., Gesellschaft für Strahlen- und Umweltforschung.|
|LC Classifications||TD195.C45 E58 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 551 p. :|
|Number of Pages||551|
|LC Control Number||86172774|
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About the book series. Search in this book series. Looking for an author or a. Environmental Modelling: Finding Simplicity in Complexity 2 nd edition is divided into four main sections: An overview of methods and approaches to modelling.
State of the art for modelling environmental processes; Tools used and models for management; Current and future developments. The preparation of the first list of priority substances involved a procedure called COMMPS (COmbined Monitoring-based and Modelling-based Priority Setting) which was developed to identify the substances of highest concern at Community level.
The list identified 33 substances or group of substances shown to be of major concern for European Waters. TYPES OF ENVIRONMENTAL MODELS R. Letcher and A. Jakeman Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies, The Australian National University, Australia Keywords: environmental models, environmental systems, modeling, Complex Nonlinear Interactions, subsurface water systems, hydrological systems Contents 1.
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The initial chemical priority setting in that program largely relies on lists from others. The program currently uses 23 lists containing approximately 1, chemicals or chemical groups, she said.
“This is more of a risk management kind of program,” she explained. “We are not trying to reinvent the chemical priority-setting wheel, here.
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