Fate of veterinary antibiotics in a macroporous tile drained clay soil.

@article{Kay2004FateOV,
  title={Fate of veterinary antibiotics in a macroporous tile drained clay soil.},
  author={Paul Kay and Paul A Blackwell and Alistair B A Boxall},
  journal={Environmental toxicology and chemistry},
  year={2004},
  volume={23 5},
  pages={1136-44}
}
The environment may be exposed to veterinary medicines administered to livestock through the application of organic fertilizers to land. For other groups of substances that are applied to agricultural land (e.g., pesticides), preferential flow in underdrained clay soils has been identified as an extremely important mechanism by which pollution of surface waters can occur. This study, therefore, was performed to investigate the fate of three antibiotics from the sulfonamide, tetracycline, and… CONTINUE READING