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Main Title Use of Pesticides in Suburban Homes and Gardens and Their Impact on the Aquatic Environment.
Author Rumke, R. V.; Matte, R. M.; Clemen, D. P.; Erickso, F. K.;
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Water Programs.
Year Published 1972
Report Number EPA-68-01-0119;
Stock Number PB-213 960
Subjects ( Pesticides; Water pollution); Houses; Consumption; Ecology; Soil chemistry; Hydrology; Containers; Waste disposal; Reviews; Insecticides; Residues; Aquatic biology; Food chains; Fishes; Legislation; National government; State government; Government policies; Regulations; Toxicology; Texas; Pennsylvania; Michigan; Path of pollutants; Pesticide residues; Synergism; Philadelphia(Pennsylvania); Dallas(Texas); Lansing(Michigan)
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
NTIS PB-213 960 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 501p
Abstract The present study is concerned with the use of pesticides in suburban homes and gardens in three different metropolitan areas, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Dallas, Texas; and Lansing, Michigan. The report describes the following: Analyzes, describes, and documents quantitatively the use of pesticides in suburban homes and gardens; evaluates and documents quantitatively the direct and indirect impact on the natural environment resulting from pesticide uses, with special emphasis on the movement of pesticides and their possible metabolites and degradation products; pinpoints areas of actual or potential environmental damage; provides a basis for systematic correction of such damage to the natural environment; and describes applicable local and state laws and regulations, and evaluate their effectiveness in preventing environmental damage.
Supplementary Notes Prepared in cooperation with Ryckman, Edgerley, Tomlinson and Associates, Inc.
Availability Notes Paper copy available from GPO $3.50 as stock no. EP2.25:2.
Highlights Notes Looks at uses, movement in the environment, areas of environmental damage, possible corrections of this damage, and applicable laws.
NTIS Title Notes Pesticide study series no. 2.
PUB Date Free Form May 72,
Category Codes 13B; 6F; 68D; 57P; 57H; 91A
Document Type NT
Control Number 326536324
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Origin NTIS
Type CAT