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Pesticides in the Modern World

Trends in Pesticides Analysis

Edited by Margarita Stoytcheva

Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Mexico

The book offers a professional look on the recent achievements and emerging trends in pesticides analysis, including pesticides identification and characterization. The 20 chapters are organized in three sections. The first book section addresses issues associated with pesticides classification, pesticides properties and environmental risks, and pesticides safe management, and provides a general overview on the advanced chromatographic and sensors- and biosensors-based methods for pesticides determination. The second book section is specially devoted to the chromatographic pesticides quantification, including sample preparation. The basic principles of the modern extraction techniques, such as: accelerated solvent extraction, supercritical fluid extraction, microwave assisted extraction, solid phase extraction, solid phase microextraction, matrix solid phase dispersion extraction, cloud point extraction, and QuEChERS are comprehensively described and critically evaluated. The third book section describes some alternative analytical approaches to the conventional methods of pesticides determination. These include voltammetric techniques making use of electrochemical sensors and biosensors, and solid-phase spectrometry combined with flow-injection analysis applying flow-based optosensors.

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Pesticides in the Modern WorldTrends in Pesticides AnalysisEdited by Margarita Stoytcheva

Published: October 21st 2011

DOI: 10.5772/701

ISBN: 978-953-307-437-5

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

103413 Total Chapter Downloads

17 Crossref Citations

36 Web of Science Citations

57 Dimensions Citations

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1. Identity, Physical and Chemical Properties of Pesticides

By Zacharia, James Tano

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2. Thermodynamic Properties and Crystallization Behavior of Pesticide Imidacloprid

By Zhou Cairong

4642

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3. Photolysis of Some Benzimidazole Based Pesticides

By Yaser A. Yousef and Talal. S. Akasheh

2501

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4. Pesticides Empty Containers (EPC) in the Area of Ouagadougou: Actors, Risks and Prospects of Secure Management

By Gomgnimbou P.K Alain and Ouédraogo W. Osée

1555

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5. Electrochemical Detoxification of Obsolete Pesticides Stocks

By R. Salghi, M. Errami, B. Hammouti and L. Bazzi

1472

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6. Advances in Analytical Methods for Organophosphorus Pesticide Detection

By Tova A. Samuels and Sherine O. Obare

6666

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7. Organophosphorus Pesticides Analysis

By Margarita Stoytcheva and Roumen Zlatev

8542

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8. New Methodologies for Assessing the Presence and Ecological Effects of Pesticides in Doñana National Park (SW Spain)

By Carmen Pueyo, José-Luis Gómez-Ariza, Miguel-Angel Bello-López, Rut Fernández-Torres, Nieves Abril, José Alhama, Tamara García-Barrera and Juan López-Barea

1915

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9. Modern Sample Preparation Techniques for Pesticide Analysis

By Lesego C. Mmualefe, Christopher Mpofu and Nelson Torto

3142

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10. Modern Extraction Techniques for Pesticide Residues Determination in Plant and Soil Samples

By Rada Ðurović and Tijana Ðorđević

9816

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11. Cloud Point Extraction of Pesticide Residues

By Hayati Filik and Sema Demirci Çekiç

3565

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12. Determination of Pesticides in Complex Samples by One Dimensional (1D-), Two-Dimensional (2D-) and Multidimensional Chromatography

By Tomasz Tuzimski

1679

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13. Recent Techniques Applied for Pesticides Identification and Determination in Natural Products and Its Impact to Human Health Risk

By Abd El-Moneim M.R. Afify

4487

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14. Pesticide Residues in Natural Products with Pharmaceutical Use: Occurrence, Analytical Advances and Perspectives

By Andrés Pérez-Parada, Marcos Colazzo, Natalia Besil, Eduardo Dellacassa, Verónica Cesio, Horacio Heinzen and Amadeo R. Fernández-Alba

7928

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15. Non-Targeted Analyses for Pesticides Using Deconvolution, Accurate Masses, and Databases – Screening and Confirmation

By Chin-Kai Meng, Mike Szelewski, Jerry Zweigenbaum, Peter Fürst and Eva Blanke

2326

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16. Applications of Hadamard Transform-Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (HT-GC/MS) to the Detection of Pesticides in Rice

By Cheng-Huang Lin and Chien-Hung Lin

1953

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17. Highlights of Mass Spectrometric Methodologies in Environmental Pollution

By Mohamed Attya, Brunella Cavaliere, Fabio Mazzotti, Antonio Tagarelli and Giovanni Sindona

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18. Chemically Modified Electrodes for Detection of Pesticides

By Ayanthi Navaratne and Namal Priyantha

3016

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19. Voltammetric Analysis of Pesticides

By Ignas Tonle K. and Emmanuel Ngameni

4448

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20. The Potential of Flow-Based Optosensing Devices for Pesticide Assessment

By Maria Luisa Fernández-de Córdova and Pilar Ortega-Barrales

1448

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