Pesticide Factsheet: Atrazine


Atrazine, a Syngenta manufactured herbicide commonly used in corn and sugarcane plantations, was banned in 2004 by the European Union due to its potential to contaminate groundwater. Earlier in 2001, Atrazine was the most commonly detected pesticide contaminating drinking water in the United States. Learn more about the health and environmental effects of this hazardous pesticide in this factsheet series by PAN Asia Pacific (PANAP).

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Title: Pesticide Factsheet: Atrazine
Authors: PAN Asia Pacific
Tags: factsheet
pesticides
health
hazardous chemicals
hazardous pesticides
highly hazardous pesticides
atrazine
Date: 1-Jun-2014
Publisher: PAN Asia Pacific
URI: http://library.ipamglobal.org/jspui/handle/ipamlibrary/762
Category Type: Articles
Appears in Sub-Collections:Highly Hazardous Pesticides







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