Water Pollution with Special Reference to Pesticide Contamination in India

@inproceedings{Agrawal2010WaterPW,
  title={Water Pollution with Special Reference to Pesticide Contamination in India},
  author={Anju Agrawal and Ravi Shankar Pandey and B. Lungsi Sharma},
  year={2010}
}
The pesticides belong to a category of chemicals used worldwide as herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, rodenticides, molluscicides, nematicides, and plant growth regulators in order to control weeds, pests and diseases in crops as well as for health care of humans and animals. The positive aspect of application of pesticides renders enhanced crop/food productivity and drastic reduction of vector-borne diseases. However, their unregulated and indiscriminate applications have raised serious… CONTINUE READING

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