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Main Title Pesticides : evaluation of environmental pollution /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Rathore, Hamir Singh.
Nollet, Leo M. L.,
Publisher Taylor & Francis,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 773430059
ISBN 9781439836248; 1439836248
Subjects Pesticides--Environmental aspects ; pollution by agriculture ; environmental impact ; foods ; residues ; health hazards ; environmental impact assessment ; monitoring ; SCIENCE--Environmental Science ; TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Agriculture--General ; Bekämpningsmedel--miljèoaspekter
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  TD196.P38P485 2012 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/29/2019
Collation xv, 643 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Section I. Biocides. Uses and environmental pollution of biocides / Mahmoud Farag Mahmoud and Naglaa Loutfy -- Section II. Transposition and transport of pesticides. Environmental fate and transport of pesticides / Jie Gao [and others] -- Degradation of pesticides / O.P. Bansal -- Pesticide degradation in water / Pilar Sandín-España and Beatriz Sevilla-Morán -- Microbial remediation of pesticides / Ibrahim Abdulwahid Arif, Mohammad Abdul Bakir, and Haseeb Ahmad Khan -- Section III. Pesticides residues in the environment. Pesticide residues in the environment / Tomasz Tuzimski -- Pesticide residues in the atmosphere / Teresa Vera Espallardo, Amalia Muñoz, and Jose Luis Palau -- Response of soil microflora to pesticides / Mariusz Cycoân and Zofia Piotrowska-Seget -- Pesticide residues in surface water and groundwater / Tatjana Vasiljeviâc [and others] -- Section IV. Pesticides residues in vegetation. Pesticide residues in vegetation / Antonia Garrido Frenich [and others] -- Section V. Pesticides residues in animals. Pesticide residues in aquatic invertebrates / Sarun Keithmaleesatti [and others] -- Pesticide residues in soil invertebrates / Prem Dureja and Rajendra Singh Tanwar -- Pesticide residues in fish / Prem Dureja and Hamir Singh Rathore -- Pesticide residues in birds and mammals / Raimon Guitart -- Section VI. Pesticides and men. Pesticide residues in man / Sameeh A. Mansour -- Pesticides and skin diseases in man / Radoslaw Spiewak -- Pesticide residues in mother's milk / M. Paramasivam [and others] -- Section VII. Pesticides and food. Pesticide residues in milk and milk products / N.C. Basantia and S.K. Saxena -- Section VIII. Biopesticides. Biopesticides / Rajendar Singh Tanwar, Prem Dureja, and Hamir Singh Rathore -- Section IX. Endocrine-disrupting pesticides. Endocrine-disrupting pesticides / Shafiullah, H.S. Rathore, and Leo M.L. Nollet. "The extent and seriousness of the potential hazards due to pesticides still remains to be fully defined. This handbook discusses all aspects of pesticides residues in the environment. It presents current information on pesticide residues in humans, birds and mammals, fish, soil invertebrates, soil micro flora, aquatic invertebrate, surface and underground water, milk products, and more. It describes the degradation of pesticides in the atmosphere and in the environment. The text also covers the fate and transport of pesticides in the environment and the effects of pesticides on plants, animals, and humans. Other topics include biopesticides, biocides, and endocrine disrupting mechanisms"--