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Document ID (ISN)54292
CIS number 90-1281
ISSN - Serial title 0049-8610 - Zeitschrift fŘr die gesamte Hygiene und ihre Grenzgebiete
Year 1989
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Goedicke H.J.
Title Volatilisation of pesticides from plants and soil as a potential source of exposure
Original title Verdunstung von Pflanzenschutzmitteln von Pflanzen und Boden als potentielle Expositionsquelle [in German]
Bibliographic information Mar. 1989, Vol.35, No.3, p.146-148. 15 ref.
Abstract The volatilisation of pesticides from plant and soil surfaces causes an exposure of men and environmental contamination. Saturation concentration, volatilisation rate and volatilisation half-life for various insecticides are calculated. Values are given for open-air and greenhouse concentrations of substances.
Descriptors (primary) pesticides; exposure; environmental pollution
Descriptors (secondary) threshold limit values; dangerous substances; plants; insecticides; toxic substances; horticulture; limitation of exposure; exposure evaluation; contamination; agriculture; volatile substances
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals
Environmental pollution