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Pesticide-Originated Persistent Organic Pollutants in Agricultural Waterways in Chungcheong Province, Korea
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 Title & Authors
Pesticide-Originated Persistent Organic Pollutants in Agricultural Waterways in Chungcheong Province, Korea
Lee, Hwa-Sung; Jeon, Hwang-Ju; Lee, Hoi-Seon; Lee, Sung-Eun;
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 Abstract
Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) including banned organochlorine pesticides, are found in Korean agricultural environments. Their translocation from agricultural environment to major crops has been reported. In this study, the POPs in 15 different agricultural waters of the Chungchung Province were monitored and all samples were prepared, followed by liquid-liquid fractionation and column chromatography prior to analysis using gas chromatography. Among pesticide-originated persistent organic pollutants, -endosulfan was determined in the range of 0.01 to 1.13 ng/mL. -Endosulfan was determined in the range of 0.01 to 0.55 ng/mL, and endosulfan sulfate was ranged from 0.13 to 1.13 ng/mL. The total sum of endosulfans reached the range of 0.38 to 1.18 ng/mL. Three pesticides being used currently were also found in samples as 2.03-2.05 ng/mL for triadimefon, 0.26-0.33 ng/mL for tolyfluanid, and 1.34-3.85 ng/mL for chlorpyrifos. Taken together, endosulfans were introduced in the agricultural waters and their fates need continuous monitoring.
 Keywords
endosulfan;endosulfan sulfate;monitoring;Pesticide-originated persistent organic pollutants;
 Language
Korean
 Cited by
1.
Residues of Organochlorine Pesticides in Agricultural Waters and Its Risk Assessment of Aquatic Creature, The Korean Journal of Pesticide Science, 2017, 21, 2, 191  crossref(new windwow)
2.
Exposure Assessment of Pesticide-Originated Persistent Organic Pollutants in Paddy and Upland Soils in Korea, Korean Journal of Environmental Agriculture, 2017, 36, 3, 211  crossref(new windwow)
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