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Pesticide Degradation in Soils

  1. Guy Soulas

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env213

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Soulas, G. 2003. Pesticide Degradation in Soils. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. INRA-CMSE Microbiologie des Sols, Dijon-Cedex, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Historical Aspects: The Hormone Herbicides

  • Biological Aspects of Pesticide Degradation in Soils

  • Pesticide Degradation in Natural Environments

Keywords:

  • biodegradation;
  • biodegradation of pesticides;
  • bioremediation;
  • cometabolism;
  • soil bioremediation (pesticides);
  • soils;
  • white rot fungi in bioremediation