Chapter 9. Integrated Assessment of Pesticides: Methods for Predicting and Detecting Environmental Risks in a Safety Net

  1. Frank den Hond,
  2. Peter Groenewegen and
  3. Nico M. van Straalen
  1. Harrie A. J. Govers,
  2. Pim de Voogt,
  3. Pim Leonards,
  4. André van Roon and
  5. Onno Kwast

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995457.ch9

Pesticides: Problems, Improvements, Alternatives

Pesticides: Problems, Improvements, Alternatives

How to Cite

Govers, H. A. J., de Voogt, P., Leonards, P., van Roon, A. and Kwast, O. (2003) Integrated Assessment of Pesticides: Methods for Predicting and Detecting Environmental Risks in a Safety Net, in Pesticides: Problems, Improvements, Alternatives (eds F. den Hond, P. Groenewegen and N. M. van Straalen), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995457.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 17 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632056590

Online ISBN: 9780470995457

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Keywords:

  • pesticide safety net;
  • pesticides;
  • environmental impacts;
  • 4-chloro-2-methylphenoxy acetic acid (MCPA);
  • reactivity of chemicals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Outline of an integrated safety net

  • Prediction methods

  • Detection methods

  • The case of MCPA

  • The case of the monoterpenoids

  • Discussion and conclusions