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Pesticides

Physicochemical Properties

After a pesticide is released to an environmental medium, its transport, dispersion, and transformation may be governed by certain physicochemical properties. Physicochemical property data can help determine a contaminant’s likelihood to remain in that medium, partition to other media, or transform physically, chemically, or biologically after release. Sources of physicochemical values include the following:

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