Green Trends In Insect Control: Rsc

EditorOscar Lopez, Jose Fernandez-bolanosContribution byM Victoria Gil

June 13, 2011|
Green Trends In Insect Control: Rsc by Oscar Lopez
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This book presents the new families of insecticides developed in the last few years as a "green" alternative to classical and more toxic agrochemicals - from advanced technology for insecticides design to mode of action and toxicological aspects. It highlights the negative environmental effects that organochlorine and organophosphorous insecticides have caused in nature: accumulation in water streams, poisoning of non-targeted species and beneficial insects, and toxic effects on people. This overview of insecticide chemistry is of interest to a vast group of researchers - agro chemists, biochemists, chemists, toxicologists, etc. The combination of both, chemical and toxicological aspects of insecticides is unique and the different approaches that involve "greener chemicals" are emphasized throughout.
Dr Ëscar L¾pez received his PhD at Seville University in 2003 under the direction of Professor JosÚ G Fernßndez-Bola±os, JosÚ Fuentes and InÚs Maya. In March 2004, he was appointed as lecturer in Environmental Organic Chemistry at the University of Huelva, Spain. In June 2004, he was appointed as lecturer in Organic Chemistry at the Un...
Title:Green Trends In Insect Control: RscFormat:PerfectProduct dimensions:374 pages, 9.21 X 6.14 X 0 inShipping dimensions:374 pages, 9.21 X 6.14 X 0 inPublished:June 13, 2011Publisher:RSCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1849731497

ISBN - 13:9781849731492

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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