Chemicals, Water

Quality Targets for Active Ingredients of Pesticides to Protect Inland Surface Waters


Quality targets are reference values and guidelines with regard to a particular protected asset and serve as a benchmark for the quality of surface waters. After quality targets had previously been determined for 28 industrial chemcials and 7 heavy metals, this new publication now describes the derivation of quality targets for 35 active ingredients of pesticides with regard to aquatic communities, a particular protected asset.

Series
Texte | 08/2001
Number of pages
188
Year of publication
Author(s)
Carola Kussatz, Dieter Schudoma, Christine Throl, Norbert Kirchhoff, Caren Rauert
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Language
English
Publisher
Umweltbundesamt
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16235 KB
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 surface water  pesticide effect  water quality  toxicological assessment