Influence of Physicochemical Properties on Uptake and Loss of Pesticides and Adjuvants from the Leaf Surface

  • G. G. Briggs
  • R. H. Bromilow
Part of the Ernst Schering Research Foundation Workshop book series (SCHERING FOUND, volume 12)


The literature on the effects of adjuvants on the uptake of chemicals by plants, insects, isolated cells, micro-organisms and skin is very complex. The physical properties of both the active ingredient and the adjuvant clearly play a part, although its exact nature is generally far from clear.


Methyl Oleate Alcohol Ethoxylates High Water Solubility Foliar Uptake Diclofop Methyl 
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