Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Pesticides

Use and Misuse and Their Impact in the Environment

Edited by Marcelo Larramendy

National University of La Plata

Co-editor:

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 Larramendy

Published: July 17th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78909

ISBN: 978-1-83880-047-5

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

Copyright year: 2019

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2937 Total Chapter Downloads

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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

287

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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

230

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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

1276

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

By Mona Saud AL-Ahmadi

528

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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

293

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

By Wilbert Bunini Manyilizu

325

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