Handbook of Pesticides: Methods of Pesticide Residues Analysis, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Handbook of Pesticides

Methods of Pesticide Residues Analysis, 1st Edition

Edited by Leo M.L. Nollet, Hamir S. Rathore

CRC Press

628 pages | 197 B/W Illus.

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This handbook provides a systematic description of the principles, procedures, and technology of the modern analytical techniques used in the detection, extraction, clean up, and determination of pesticide residues present in the environment. This book provides the historical background of pesticides and emerging trends in pesticide regulation. The text discusses various techniques for analysis, including supercritical fluid extraction, disposable electrochemical biosensors, matrix solid-phase dispersion, volatmetric methods, and liquid chromatography. The authors also address the scope and limitation of NEEM products in plant protection as well as the analysis of medicinal plants.

Table of Contents

Introduction, H.S. Rathore

General Aspects

Methods of and Problems in Analyzing Pesticide Residues in the Environment, H.S. Rathore

Pesticides: Past, Present, and Future, S. Srivastava, P. Goyal, and M.M. Srivastava

Scope and Limitations of Neem Products and Other Botanicals in Plant Protection: A Perspective, K. K. Singh, A. Tomar, and H.S. Rathore

Techniques and Analysis

Analysis of Pesticides in Food Samples by Supercritical Fluid Chromatography, M.H. El-Saeid and H.A. Khan

Disposable Electrochemical Biosensors for Environmental Analysis, S. Laschi, S. Centi, F. Bettazzi, I. Palchetti, and M. Mascini

Determination of Pesticides by Matrix Solid-Phase Dispersion and Liquid Chromatography–Tandem Mass Spectrometry, S. Grujic, T. Vasiljevic, M. Radisic, and M. Lausevic

Analysis of Pesticide Residue Using Electroanalytical Techniques, P. Manisankar, S. Viswanathan, and C. Vedhi

Use of Planar Chromatography in Pesticide Residue Analysis, T. Tuzimski

Role of Surfactants in Thin-Layer Chromatography of Pesticides, A. Mohammad and A.M. Khan

Pressurized Liquid Extraction and Liquid Chromatographic Analysis of Pesticide Residues, C. Blasco and Y. Picó

Analysis of Pesticides by Chemiluminescence Detection, L. Gámiz-Gracia, J.F. Huertas-Pérez, J.J. Soto-Chinchilla, and A.M. García-Campaña

Simple and Affordable Methods: Spectrophotometric, Thin-Layer Chromatographic, and Volumetric Determination of Pesticide Residues, H.S. Rathore and Shafiullah

Recent Trends in Sample Preparation for Pesticide Analysis, C. Basheer, S. Valiyaveettil, and H.K. Lee

Pesticides and the Environment

Medicinal Plants, Pesticide Residues, and Analysis, F.U. Afifi , R.M. Hajjo, and A.H. Battah

Sample Preparation and Quantification of Pesticide Residues in Water, N. C. Basantia, S. K. Saxena, and Leo M. L. Nollet

Analysis of Pesticide Residues in Milk, Eggs, and Meat, C. De Pasquale

Determination of Pesticide Residues in Fruits and Vegetables by Using GC–MS and LC–MS, L.-B. Liu, Y. Liu, and J.-M. Lin

Pesticides in Fish and Wildlife, L.M.L. Nollet

Determination of Pesticides in Human Blood and Urine by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography, H.A. Khan

Analysis of Pesticide Residues in Animal Feed, P. Singh, B.K. Wadhwa, and A. Chhabra

Analysis of Pesticide Residues in Soils, B.K. Wadhwa, P. Singh, S. Arora, and V. Sharma


About the Authors/Editors

Leo M.L. Mollet, Hogeschool Gent, Belgium

Hamir S. Rathore, Algarh Muslim University, India

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Analytic
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General