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Document ID (ISN)20618
CIS number 74-809
ISSN - Serial title 0013-9351 - Environmental Research
Year 1973
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Kay K.
Title Toxicology of pesticides: Recent advances.
Bibliographic information June 1973, Vol.6, No.2, p.202-243. 324 ref.
Abstract Recent advances in the toxicology of pesticides are reviewed under the following headings: production and control legislation; general toxicity considerations; organic phosphates and carbamates with special reference to perinatal effects and endocrine activity; chlorinated hydrocarbon pesticides, including endocrine aspects and potential perinatal activity; pesticides containing mercury; bi-pyridyl herbicides; toxicology of captan; carcinogenic aspects of pesticides vehicles and carriers; distribution of pesticides in the environment.
Descriptors (primary) herbicides; toxicology; pesticides
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; captan; organomercury compounds; alkylmercury compounds; carcinogenic effects; organophosphorus compounds; carbamates; chlorinated hydrocarbons; environmental pollution; dipyridyls
Document type -
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Toxicology
Agricultural chemicals