scispace - formally typeset
Search or ask a question
JournalISSN: 0269-7491

Environmental Pollution 

Elsevier BV
About: Environmental Pollution is an academic journal published by Elsevier BV. The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Medicine & Environmental science. It has an ISSN identifier of 0269-7491. Over the lifetime, 22031 publications have been published receiving 1023646 citations.

More filters
Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: Air pollution has both acute and chronic effects on human health, affecting a number of different systems and organs, and ranges from minor upper respiratory irritation to chronic respiratory and heart disease, lung cancer, acute respiratory infections in children and chronic bronchitis in adults.

3,000 citations

Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: This review focuses on marine invertebrates and their susceptibility to the physical impacts of microplastic uptake and an assessment of the relative susceptibility of different feeding guilds.

2,809 citations

Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: Two brief case studies demonstrate that nutrient loading restriction is the essential cornerstone of aquatic eutrophication control, and results of a preliminary statistical analysis are presented consistent with the hypothesis that anthropogenic emissions of oxidized nitrogen could be influencing atmospheric levels of carbon dioxide via nitrogen stimulation of global primary production.

2,702 citations

Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: This review presents an overview of the classes of NP relevant to the environment and summarizes their formation, emission, occurrence and fate in the environment.

2,093 citations

Journal ArticleDOI
TL;DR: It is highlighted that both adults and children consuming food crops grown in wastewater-irrigated soils ingest significant amount of the metals studied, however, health risk index values of less than 1 indicate a relative absence of health risks associated with the ingestion of contaminated vegetables.

1,951 citations

No. of papers from the Journal in previous years