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Table 7 Properties of Detected Pesticides

From: Pesticides residue analysis in yam from selected markets across Ghana and Belgium: an evaluation of the QUECHERS method

Pesticide DT50 Soil (days) Solubility (mg/L) Volatility (mPa)
bentazone 20 7112 0.017
carbendazim 40 8 0.098
cadusafos 38 245 119.6
fenitrothion 2.7 19 0.67
fenpropimorph 35 4.32 3.94
imidacloprid 174 610 4.0 × 10−07
metalaxyl 36 8400 0.75
pendimethalin 182 0.33 3.34
profenofos 7 28 1.53
propiconazole 72 150 0.056
Propoxur 79 1800 1.3
  1. DT50 Half-life of pesticides in soil