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Persistence of carbamate insecticides, carbosulfan and carbofuran in soils as influenced by temperature and microbial activity

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Sahoo, A., Sahu, S.K., Sharmila, M. et al. Persistence of carbamate insecticides, carbosulfan and carbofuran in soils as influenced by temperature and microbial activity. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 44, 948–954 (1990). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01702188

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Keywords

  • Waste Water
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution
  • Microbial Activity
  • Carbamate