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Dissipation of methyl parathion and ethyl parathion from cotton foliage as affected by formulation

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Smith, S., Willis, G.H., McDowell, L.L. et al. Dissipation of methyl parathion and ethyl parathion from cotton foliage as affected by formulation. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 39, 280–285 (1987). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01689418

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Keywords

  • Methyl
  • Waste Water
  • Ethyl
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution