Oil Spill Environmental Forensics Case Studies

Written By Scott Stout
Oil Spill Environmental Forensics Case Studies
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 31 October 2017
  • ISBN : 0128044357
  • Pages : 860 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Oil Spill Environmental Forensics Case Studies written by Scott Stout which was release on 31 October 2017, this book published by Butterworth-Heinemann. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Oil Spill Environmental Forensics Case Studies includes 34 chapters that serve to present various aspects of environmental forensics in relation to “real-world oil spill case studies from around the globe. Authors representing academic, government, and private researcher groups from 14 countries bring a diverse and global perspective to this volume. Oil Spill Environmental Forensics Case Studies addresses releases of natural gas/methane, automotive gasoline and other petroleum fuels, lubricants, vegetable oils, paraffin waxes, bitumen, manufactured gas plant residues, urban runoff, and, of course, crude oil, the latter ranging from light Bakken shale oil to heavy Canadian oil sands oil. New challenges surrounding forensic investigations of stray gas in the shallow subsurface, volatiles in air, dissolved chemicals in water (including passive samplers), and biological tissues associated with oil spills are included, as are the effects and long-term oil weathering, long-term monitoring in urbanized and non-urbanized environments, fate and transport, forensic historical research, new analytical and chemical data processing and interpretation methods. Presents cases in each chapter on the application of specific oil spill environmental forensic techniques Features chapters written by international experts from both academia and industry Includes relevant concepts and theories elucidated for each theme

Oil Spill Environmental Forensics Case Studies

Oil Spill Environmental Forensics Case Studies
  • Author : Scott Stout,Zhendi Wang
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2017-10-31
  • Total pages : 860
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : Oil Spill Environmental Forensics Case Studies includes 34 chapters that serve to present various aspects of environmental forensics in relation to “real-world oil spill case studies from around the globe. Authors representing academic, government, and private researcher groups from 14 countries bring a diverse and global perspective to this volume. Oil Spill ...

Oil Spill Environmental Forensics

Oil Spill Environmental Forensics
  • Author : Zhendi Wang,Scott Stout
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-07-26
  • Total pages : 620
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : Oil Spill Environmental Forensics provides a complete view of the various forensic techniques used to identify the source of an oil spill into the environment. The forensic procedures described within represent various methods from scientists throughout the world. The authors explore which analytical and interpretative techniques are best suited for ...

Standard Handbook Oil Spill Environmental Forensics

Standard Handbook Oil Spill Environmental Forensics
  • Author : Scott Stout,Zhendi Wang
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-03
  • Total pages : 1142
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : Standard Handbook Oil Spill Environmental Forensics: Fingerprinting and Source Identification, Second Edition, provides users with the latest information on the tools and methods that have become popular over the past ten years. The book presents practitioners with the latest environmental forensics techniques and best practices for quickly identifying the sources ...

Standard Handbook Oil Spill Environmental Forensics

Standard Handbook Oil Spill Environmental Forensics
  • Author : Scott Stout,Zhendi Wang
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01
  • Total pages : 1016
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : Standard Handbook Oil Spill Environmental Forensics: Fingerprinting and Source Identification, Second Edition, provides users with the latest information on the tools and methods that have become popular over the past ten years. The book presents practitioners with the latest environmental forensics techniques and best practices for quickly identifying the sources ...

Environmental Forensics

Environmental Forensics
  • Author : Robert D. Morrison,Brian L. Murphy
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-08-04
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : Environmental forensics is the application of scientific techniques for the purpose of identifying the source and age of a contaminant. Over the past several years, this study has been expanding as a course of study in academia, government and commercial markets. The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Federal Bureau of ...

Methods in Environmental Forensics

Methods in Environmental Forensics
  • Author : Stephen M. Mudge
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2008-07-14
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : While environmental catastrophes can be naturally occurring, often they are the result of criminal intent or malfeasance. Sorting out the details when the land itself is the only witness requires a special set of investigative skills. For accountability to be established, investigators must be able to answer these questions with ...

Environmental Forensics Fundamentals

Environmental Forensics Fundamentals
  • Author : Ioana Gloria Petrisor
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2014-07-14
  • Total pages : 445
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : A Practical Guide to Environmental Crime Scene Investigations Releasing contaminants into the environment—whether deliberate or unintentional—can be thought of as a crime against the environment. The role of environmental forensics is to identify and prevent environmental pollution, or crimes. Environmental Forensics Fundamentals: A Practical Guide examines this growing ...

Deep Oil Spills

Deep Oil Spills
  • Author : Steven A. Murawski,Cameron H. Ainsworth,Sherryl Gilbert,David J. Hollander,Claire B. Paris,Michael Schlüter,Dana L. Wetzel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-06-29
  • Total pages : 611
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : The demand for oil and gas has brought exploration and production to unprecedented depths of the world’s oceans. Currently, over 50% of the oil from the Gulf of Mexico now comes from waters in excess of 1,500 meters (one mile) deep, where no oil was produced just 20 years ago. The Deepwater ...

Analytical Techniques in the Oil and Gas Industry for Environmental Monitoring

Analytical Techniques in the Oil and Gas Industry for Environmental Monitoring
  • Author : Melissa N. Dunkle,William L. Winniford
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-07-10
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : A thorough introduction to environmental monitoring in the oil and gas industry Analytical Techniques in the Oil and Gas Industry for Environmental Monitoring examines the analytical side of the oil and gas industry as it also provides an overall introduction to the industry. You’ll discover how oil and natural ...

The Chemistry of Oil and Petroleum Products

The Chemistry of Oil and Petroleum Products
  • Author : Merv Fingas
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2022-06-06
  • Total pages : 697
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : This book is devoted to the chemistry of oil and petroleum products and covers the broad range of topics from heavy fuel oils, crude oils and (diluted) bitumen to today‘s research on asphaltenes. Recent methods are summarized and the large new groups of chemicals found in oils are identifi ...

Oil Spill Science and Technology

Oil Spill Science and Technology
  • Author : Mervin Fingas
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-11-23
  • Total pages : 1078
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : Oil Spill Science and Technology, Second Edition, delivers a multi-contributed view on the entire chain of oil-spill related topics from oil properties and behaviors, to remote sensing through the management side of contingency planning and communicating oil spill risk perceptions. Completely new case studies are included with special attention to ...

Scenarios and Responses to Future Deep Oil Spills

Scenarios and Responses to Future Deep Oil Spills
  • Author : Steven A. Murawski,Cameron H. Ainsworth,Sherryl Gilbert,David J. Hollander,Claire B. Paris,Michael Schlüter,Dana L. Wetzel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-07-04
  • Total pages : 542
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : It has often been said that generals prepare for the next war by re-fighting the last. The Deepwater Horizon (DWH) oil spill was unlike any previous – an underwater well blowout 1,500 meters deep. Much has been learned in the wake of DWH and these lessons should in turn be applied to ...

Historical Dictionary of Angola

Historical Dictionary of Angola
  • Author : W. Martin James
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2018-03-01
  • Total pages : 572
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : Angola, slowly recovering from a twenty-seven year civil war, is becoming a regional super-power in southern Africa. This rise can be attributed to oil, diamonds, a battle-tested armed forces and a political system that is dominated by one party – the Movimento Popular de Libertação de Angola (the Popular Movement ...

Environmental Forensics

Environmental Forensics
  • Author : R E Hester,R M Harrison
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2008-06-27
  • Total pages : 190
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : 'Environmental forensics' is a combination of analytical and environmental chemistry, which is useful in the court room context. It therefore involves field analytical studies and both data interpretation and modelling connected with the attribution of pollution events to their causes. Recent decades have seen a burgeoning of legislation designed to ...

An Archaeologist s Guide to Organic Residues in Pottery

An Archaeologist s Guide to Organic Residues in Pottery
  • Author : Eleanora A. Reber
  • Publisher : University of Alabama Press
  • Release Date : 2022
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0128044357
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Summary : "Organic residue analysis is a technical specialty that blends an unusual type of instrumental organic chemistry and archaeology. Because it is considered abstruse, archaeologists of all degrees of experience tend to struggle with how to apply the technology to archaeological questions and how to sample effectively in the field to ...