Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume


Use and Misuse and Their Impact in the Environment

Edited by Marcelo L. Larramendy

National University of La Plata


Sonia Soloneski

National University of La Plata

The book, "Pesticides - Use and Misuse and their Impact in the Environment", contains relevant information on diverse pesticides encountered in both anthropogenic and natural environments. This book provides valuable information about the toxicity of several agrochemicals that can negatively influence the health of humans and ecosystems.

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PesticidesUse and Misuse and Their Impact in the EnvironmentEdited by Marcelo L. Larramendy

Published: July 17th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78909

ISBN: 978-1-83880-047-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-647-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-048-2

Copyright year: 2019

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7472 Total Chapter Downloads

22 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

64 Dimensions Citations


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1. The Morphophysiological, Histological, and Biochemical Response of Some Nontarget Organisms to the Stress Induced by the Pesticides in the Environment

By Liliana Cristina Soare, Alina Păunescu and Ponepal Cristina Maria


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2. Metabolic Impairments Caused by Pesticides in Mammals and Their Interactions with Other Pollutants

By Gema Rodríguez-Moro, Ana Arias-Borrego, Sara Ramírez-Acosta, Francisco Navarro-Roldán, Nieves Abril-Díaz, Rut Fernández-Torre, Miguel Angel Bello-López, José Luis Gómez-Ariza and Tamara García-Barrera


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3. Environmental Risk of Groundwater Pollution by Pesticide Leaching through the Soil Profile

By Gabriel Pérez-Lucas, Nuria Vela, Abderrazak El Aatik and Simón Navarro


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4. Pesticides, Anthropogenic Activities, and the Health of Our Environment Safety

By Mona Saud AL-Ahmadi


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5. Uses and Misuses of Agricultural Pesticides in Africa: Neglected Public Health Threats for Workers and Population

By Pouokam Guy Bertrand


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6. Pesticides, Anthropogenic Activities, History and the Health of Our Environment: Lessons from Africa

By Wilbert Bunini Manyilizu


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