Risk assessment for ecotoxicity of pharmaceuticals--an emerging issue.

@article{Kar2012RiskAF,
  title={Risk assessment for ecotoxicity of pharmaceuticals--an emerging issue.},
  author={Supratik Kar and Kunal Roy},
  journal={Expert opinion on drug safety},
  year={2012},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={
          235-74
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Existence of a large amount of pharmaceuticals and their active metabolites in the environment has recently been considered as one of the most serious concerns in environmental sciences. Large diversity of pharmaceuticals has been found in the environmental domain in considerable amounts that are not only destructive to environment but also fatal for human and animal fraternity. AREAS COVERED There is a considerable lack of knowledge about the environmental fate and… CONTINUE READING

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