Part No: AN053-HORIssued year: 2015File size: 1.3mbFile type: pdf
Carbaryl, a commonly used insecticide for the past 20 years, has become a significant environmental concern throughout the world. Also known through its trademarked name Sevin, it is a cholinesterase inhibitor and can be toxic to humans, causing problems in the blood, nervous, and reproductive systems.
Part No: AN074-HORIssued year: 2016File size: 1.25mbFile type: pdf
The initial use of many chlorinated pesticides, herbicides, and organohalides were to aid humanity. DDT was created to control mosquito populations which significantly limited the number of malaria and typhus cases in World War II; while the use of Atrazine has increased the production of corn and sugar cane farms and helped to supply the world
with the food it so drastically needs.