Levels of Pesticide Residues and Metabolites in Soil at Vikuge Farm, Kibaha District, Tanzania - a Classic Case of Soil Contamination by Obsolete Pesticides

  • MA Kishimba
  • Published 2009

Abstract

AB S T RACT The paper reports on the state of soil contamination by obsolete pesticides at Vikuge State Farm, Coast Region, Tanzania, where, in 1986, a 170 m3 “donation” of partially expired pesticides were stored in an open shed that eventually collapsed. Analyses of soil samples collected in 2000 from the old storage site at the farm for 80 different… (More)

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@inproceedings{Kishimba2009LevelsOP, title={Levels of Pesticide Residues and Metabolites in Soil at Vikuge Farm, Kibaha District, Tanzania - a Classic Case of Soil Contamination by Obsolete Pesticides}, author={MA Kishimba}, year={2009} }