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  • New 'chemical noses' to rid the environment of industrial pollutants

    Scientists from five European countries have joined forces to develop next-generation 'chemical noses' to remove industrial pollutants from the environment. The European Commission allocated 2.9 million euros to finance the Horizon2020 FET-OPEN project INITIO that will bring together researchers fro more

  • The cycling of poisonous chemicals from the past

    Persistent organic pollutants are toxic chemicals that cannot decompose in nature, or only do so very slowly, and are harmful to the environment. Through accumulation along food chains they also have significant negative effects on human health. Nowadays, many of them are banned. Traces of those com more

  • New model makes us wiser on cocktail effects

    The ability of chemical combinations to precipitate a cocktail effect is acknowledged. We can also calculate the impacts of various chemical products ranging from shampoos to pesticides. However, critical exceptions add uncertainty to these calculations. One group of chemicals, known as synergistic more

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Videos Pesticides

Chemical Exposures and the Brain: The Flint Water Crisis and More

The water crisis gripping Flint, Michigan has exposed thousands of children to unsafe lead levels, triggering a federal emergency declaration and national conversation about basic public health protections. Lead can be toxic to the brain, and children can be particularly vulnerable. However, the ... more

Detecting nerve agents with the touch of a finger

There’s a reason why farmers wear protective gear when applying organophosphate pesticides. The substances are nerve agents that are very effective at getting rid of unwanted bugs, but they can also make humans sick. Even more potent, related compounds -- organophophate nerve agents -- are deadl ... more

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Market studies Pesticides

  • Production and Market of Pymetrozine in China

    Pymetrozine, acting with a novel mechanism to stop homopteran insects from feeding such as aphids and whiteflies, has become a popular insecticide in many countries throughout the world, such as the US, Japan and Germany. In China, pymetrozine is also becoming more and more popular now since it is more

  • Production and Market of Quinolinic Acid in China

    Quinolinic acid is an important fine chemical raw material to produce pharmaceuticals and pesticides. Driven by domestic and overseas demand, the production of quinolinic acid has steadily developed in recent years. As of 2011, there are 19 active producers in China, and four producers stop produc more

  • China Pesticide Market Report

    This report presents a clear picture about the overall development of pesticide market in China and the trend in recent years based on detailed data analysis. This report includes the analysis on the pesticide market size and market share in China, the study on major hot areas in this market, introd more

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