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Contamination of bovine milk with DDT and HCH residues in relation to their usage in malaria control programme.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6159389     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The contribution of spraying DDT and HCH for malaria control towards the contamination of bovine milk was investigated by analysing milk samples collected from preselected localities sprayed with either DDT or HCH in the Punjab. A direct correlation was found between the amounts of residues of these insecticides in milk and their typical usage pattern for the mosquito control programme. It is considered that these results may have significant bearing on the regulatory control of DDT and HCH residues in milk.
S K Kapoor; R P Chawla; R L Kalra
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of environmental science and health. Part. B, Pesticides, food contaminants, and agricultural wastes     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0360-1234     ISO Abbreviation:  J Environ Sci Health B     Publication Date:  1980  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-01-29     Completed Date:  1981-01-29     Revised Date:  2009-07-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7607167     Medline TA:  J Environ Sci Health B     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  545-57     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
DDT / analysis*
Lindane / analysis*
Malaria / prevention & control*
Milk / analysis*
Mosquito Control*
Reg. No./Substance:
50-29-3/DDT; 58-89-9/Lindane

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