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Descriptor English: Environmental Chemistry
Descriptor Spanish: Química Ambiental
Descriptor Portuguese: Química Ambiental
Descriptor French: Chimie Environnementale
Tree number(s): SP4.097
Scope note: Environmental chemistry is the study of chemical processes that occur in water, air, terrestrial and living environments, and the effects of human activity on them. It includes topics such as astrochemistry, atmospheric chemistry, environmental modelling, geochemistry, marine chemistry and pollution remediation. (From: Nature Research. Available in: https://www.nature.com/subjects/environmental-chemistry)
History Note: 2020
DeCS ID: 59007
Unique ID: DDCS059007
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Date Established: 2020/01/01
Date of Entry: 2019/08/26
Environmental Chemistry - Preferred
Concept UI FD00063110
Scope note Environmental chemistry is the study of chemical processes that occur in water, air, terrestrial and living environments, and the effects of human activity on them. It includes topics such as astrochemistry, atmospheric chemistry, environmental modelling, geochemistry, marine chemistry and pollution remediation. (From: Nature Research. Available in: https://www.nature.com/subjects/environmental-chemistry)
Preferred term Environmental Chemistry



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