Project #26154 - Environmental Toxicology Paper

Resource: Introduction to Ecotoxicology

 

Access the Tox Tutor website through the student website by following the instructions in the Toxicology Worksheet assignment.

 

Access the National Library of Medicine on the  website, then look for  Environmental Health and Toxicology, then click Tox Town under More to Explore. This site will allow you to explore different places in society where health concerns and toxic chemicals reside.

 

Access the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) website This site can be used to review toxic substances.

 

Access the Toxicant Pathways Diagram  website below.

 

 http://corptrain.phoenix.edu/CAS/ENV410/index.html

 

Write a 1,050 paper Include the following in your paper:

 

·        Explain the difference between toxicokinetics and toxicodynamics.

·        What steps are involved in toxicokinetics?

·        Explain the primary routes of exposure for toxicants.

·        Explain the various pathways of distribution for toxicants.

·        Explain the four principal mechanisms in moving toxicants across the cell membrane, or uptake.

·        What is involved in Phases I and II of biotransformation?

·        What can occur as a result of biotransformation?

·        Identify the environmental effect of toxicants.

 

Select one of the following major toxicants: benzene, carbon monoxide, lead, chromium, mercury, asbestos, arsenic, alcohol, or formaldehyde. Include the following information:

 

·        The toxicant

·        The sources of the toxicant

·        Physical properties of the toxicant

·        The routes of exposure—absorption—for the toxicant

·        The pathway of distribution—transport—for the toxicant

·        The uptake of your toxicant across the cell wall or membrane

 

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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Due By (Pacific Time) 03/31/2014 07:00 pm
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