|Document ID (ISN)||52812|
|Convention or series no.
||Environmental Health Criteria 83
||DDT and its derivatives - Environmental aspects
||World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1989. 98p. Illus. Bibl. Price: CHF 13.00.
||Conclusions reached by this study on the ecological effects of DDT: DDT is highly toxic to aquatic microorganisms and aquatic invertebrates, fish, amphibians, birds and some mammals such as bats. This DDT and its metabolites should be regarded as a major environmental hazard.
||agricultural chemicals; WHO; environmental pollution; ecotoxicology; DDT
||insecticides; criteria document; animal experiments
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)