Assessment of olive cake as soil amendment for the controlled release of triazine herbicides.

@article{DelgadoMoreno2007AssessmentOO,
  title={Assessment of olive cake as soil amendment for the controlled release of triazine herbicides.},
  author={Laura Delgado-Moreno and Lourdes S{\'a}nchez-Moreno and Ar{\'a}nzazu Pe{\~n}a},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2007},
  volume={378 1-2},
  pages={119-23}
}
Organic matter-rich agricultural by-products are being produced in huge quantities and can be applied to soil as a disposal strategy. The application of two different rates (2 and 8% w/w) of olive cake to a Mediterranean calcareous soil resulted in an increased sorption of four triazine herbicides, which was higher for the more hydrophobic compounds… CONTINUE READING