Technical hexachlorocyclohexane use trends in China and their impact on the environment.

@article{Li1998TechnicalHU,
  title={Technical hexachlorocyclohexane use trends in China and their impact on the environment.},
  author={Y. F. Li and Dao J Cai and Abhishek Vikram Singh},
  journal={Archives of environmental contamination and toxicology},
  year={1998},
  volume={35 4},
  pages={688-97}
}
Trends in production of technical HCH (BHC: 1,2,3,4,5, 6-hexachlorocyclohexane) in China have been surveyed from 1952 to 1983, when the Chinese government banned the use of this pesticide. While the total 4.46 million metric tons produced during this period make China by far the biggest producer and user of technical HCH, Japan consumed the largest accumulated average amount of this insecticide over arable land (84 t/kha for Japan versus 44 t/kha for China). The relationship between technical… CONTINUE READING
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