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Herbicides

Known as: Herbicide, weedkiller 
Pesticides used to destroy unwanted vegetation, especially various types of weeds, grasses (POACEAE), and woody plants. Some plants develop HERBICIDE… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Modern herbicides make major contributions to global food production by easily removing weeds and substituting for destructive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Impact of pesticides use in agriculture: their benefits and hazards 
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Since its commercial introduction in 1974, glyphosate [N-(phosphonomethyl)glycine] has become the dominant herbicide worldwide… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Pesticides constitute a major anthropogenic addition to natural communities. In aquatic communities, a great majority of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Abstract Herbicides that target the enzyme acetolactate synthase (ALS) are among the most widely used in the world. Unfortunately… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Atrazine is the most commonly used herbicide in the U.S. and probably the world. It can be present at several parts per million… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Review
1997
Glyphosate is a popular global post-emergent perennial herbicide. This volume is a comprehensive review of glyphosate's history… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
1. Oxygen is a toxic gas - an introductionto oxygen toxicity and reactive species 2. The chemistry of free radicals and related… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The Merck Index is a one-volume encyclopedia of chemicals, drugs and biologicals that contains more than 10,000 monographs. Each… Expand