Agrochemical Fate and Movement. Perspective and Scale of by Thomas R. Steinheimer, Lisa J. Ross, Terry D. Spittler

By Thomas R. Steinheimer, Lisa J. Ross, Terry D. Spittler

This publication emphasizes the significance of scale-of-study while comparing the environmental destiny and delivery features of field-applied insecticides, together with pesticides, herbicides, and fungicides. the quantity examines pesticide utilization and its strength impression on non-target traditional assets and the dominant matters surrounding pestidice move in quite a few geophysical destinations and environmental systems.

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J. and Spittler, T. D. , ACS Symposium Series, in press. , Durst, R. , and Spittler, T. , FILIA Determination of Imazethapyr Herbicide in Water, In Pesticide Movement: Perspective and Scale, Steinheimer, T. , Ross, L. J. and Spittler, T. D. , ACS Symposium Series, in press. Strahan, J. Development and Application of an Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay Method for the Determination of Multiple Sulfonylurea Herbicides on the Same Microwell Plate, Chapter 7, ACS Symposium Series 646, 1996, 66-73. Strahan, J.

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8 g/yr. The surface water runoff concentrations reflected the higher use rates used in watershed B. 47 ppb. Pantone et al. (35) compared the runoff losses from equal rate preemergence and postemergence applications of atrazine under simulated rainfall conditions and found much greater losses from the preemergence treatments. This information shows there are additional water quality benefits to applying herbicides postemergence compared to preemergence since the ratio of maximum chlorimuron ethyl concentrations in the runoff water from the postemergence compared to the preemergence treatments was much less than the amounts applied.

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