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Pesticide Residue Common on Kitchen Floors

... New U.S. research shows that most kitchen floors have some insecticide residue, including traces of organochlorine insecticides, such as chlordane, heptachlor and DDT, that were withdrawn from the market or banned in the 1970s and 1980s. The study is in the June 15 issue of the journal Environmental Scie...

British Laboratory Certifies Coke as 'Safe'

...and separate complex elements by gas chromatography. We look for pesticides by mass spectrometric method." Reynolds said that both malathion and heptachlor found by CSE are questionable as both the pesticides have been banned since last few years. Coca Cola which had commissioned the study to CSL s...
Heptachlor in other areas

Heptachlor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Heptachlor is an organochlorine compound that was used as an insecticide. Usually sold as a white or tan powder, heptachlor is one of the cyclodiene insecticides. In 1962, Rachel Carson's Silent Spring questioned the safety...

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What is Heptachlor? Heptachlor is a manufactured chemical that was used extensively in the past for ... Estimation of human exposure to heptachlor in Hawaii. ...

ATSDR - ToxFAQs™: Heptachlor and Heptachlor Epoxide

Exposure to heptachlor and heptachlor epoxide happens mostly from eating ... Heptachlor is a manufactured chemical and doesn't occur naturally. ...

ATSDR - Public Health Statement: Heptachlor and Heptachlor Epoxide ...

Heptachlor is a synthetic chemical that was used in the past for killing insects ... Trade names for heptachlor include Heptagran®, Heptamul®, Heptagranox®, Heptamak® ...

EXTOXNET PIP - HEPTACHLOR

Heptachlor, like many organochlorines, may interfere with nerve transmission, ... Effects due to heptachlor exposure may include hyperexcitation of the central ...

heptachlor: Definition from Answers.com

heptachlor ( ) n. A white or tan powder, C 10 H 5 Cl 7 , formerly used as a pesticide, that is highly toxic to humans and is a suspected carcinogen
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