Pesticide Properties in the Environment by A.G. Hornsby

Pesticide Properties in the Environment

byA.G. Hornsby, R.Don Wauchope, A. Herner

Hardcover | November 29, 1995

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Identifying and remediating environmental contamination is a complex and very expensive problem worldwide. Pollution of soil and water by pesticides is a significant issue that persists for years after the pesticide application ceases. Pesticide Properties in the Environment is a unique database compiled from extensive literature searches. It presents data on hundreds of pesticides, including their common, commercial, and scientific names, their chemical formulas, and their environmental properties including water solubility, field half-life, sorption coefficient, and vapor pressure. All data is carefully cited to original references, and is presented both in printed form and as an electronic database. Pesticide Properties in the Environment will be invaluable for environmental scientists, engineers, and consultants, as well as soil scientists and water quality specialists.

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Title:Pesticide Properties in the EnvironmentFormat:HardcoverDimensions:236 pages, 9.17 × 6.1 × 0.03 inPublished:November 29, 1995Publisher:Springer New York

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ISBN - 10:0387943536

ISBN - 13:9780387943534

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Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction.- Sources of the data.- Notes on the database fields.- Database limitations, other information needs.- Summary.- References.- Appendix A: selected values table.- Appendix B (and diskette), the data.