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Fatal intoxication of goats by pendimethalin (Stomp) herbicide

  • H. Tsoukali
  • N. Zantopoulos
  • V. Antoniou
Conference paper

Abstract

Animal intoxication by pesticides is quite often in Macedonia Greece especially during springtimel,2. A mildly toxic to mammals herbicide used lately is pendimethaline (Stomp) (N-(l-ethylpropyl)-3,4-dimethyl-2,6-dinitrobenzenamine). The acute oral LD50 values for the technical grade Stomp in male and female albino rats are 1250 and 1050 mg/kg body weight respectively3. These values indicate that Stomp is only slightly toxic by ingestion.

Keywords

Stomach Content Toxicological Analysis Pesticide Poisoning Palladium Chloride Fatal Intoxication 
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References

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    American Cyanamid Company informations : Stomp, ToxicologyGoogle Scholar
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    American Cyanamid Company(1976) Recommended method of Stomp analysisGoogle Scholar
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    American Cyanamid Company(1972) Method of Stomp analysisGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Tsoukali
    • 1
  • N. Zantopoulos
    • 2
  • V. Antoniou
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Forensic Medicine and ToxicologyAristotle UniversityThessalonikiGreece
  2. 2.Center of Veterinary Institutions of ThessalonikiThes­salonikiGreece

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