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Main Title Pesticide residues in food and drinking water : human exposure and risks /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Hamilton, Denis.
Crossley, Stephen.
Publisher J. Wiley,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 54365323
ISBN 0471489913 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Pesticides--Toxicology ; Pesticide residues in food ; Drinking water--Contamination ; Pesticide Residues--toxicity ; Food Contamination--analysis ; Pesticides--toxicity ; Water Pollutants, Chemical--analysis
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJEM  RA1270.P4P4823 2004 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 09/06/2005
Collation xiv, 363 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction / Denis Hamilton and Stephen Crossley -- Environmental fate of pesticides and the consequences for residues in food and drinking water / Jack Holland and Phil Sinclair -- Pesticide metabolism in crops and livestock / Michael W. Skidmore and Arp ad Ambrus -- Effects of food preparation and processing on pesticide residues in commodities of plant origin / Gabriele Timme and Birgitt Walz-Tylla -- Toxicological assessment of agricultural pesticides / Mike Watson -- Diets and dietary modelling for dietary exposure assessment / J. Robert Tomerlin and Barbara J. Petersen -- Chronic intake / Les Davies, Michael O'Connor and Sheila Logan -- Acute intake / Kim Z. Travis ... {et al.} --- Natural toxicants as pesticides / John A. Edgar -- International standards : the international harmonization of pesticide residue standards for food and drinking water / Wim H. Van Eck -- Explaining the risks / Sir Colin Berry.