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aldrin

(ôl`drĭn): see insecticidesinsecticides,
chemical, biological, or other agents used to destroy insect pests; the term commonly refers to chemical agents only. Chemical Insecticides

The modern history of chemical insecticides in the United States dates from 1867, when Paris green proved
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Aldrin

[′al·drən]
(organic chemistry)
C12H8Cl6 Trade name for a water-insoluble, white, crystalline compound, consisting mainly of chlorinated dimethanonaphthalene; used as a pesticide.

Aldrin

Edwin Eugene Jr., known as Buzz. born 1930, US astronaut; the second man to set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969, during the Apollo 11 flight
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L-r Aldrine Dela Chica from Denbigh, Jake Sampson from Rhos-on-Sea and Connor Todd (external apprentice)
Les concentrations de selenium, de metaux (Hg, Cd et Pb), de 20 pesticides organochlores (HCB, [alpha]-HCH, [gamma]-HCH, aldrine, dieldrine, methoxychlore, mirex, [alpha]- et [beta]-endosulfane, heptachlore, heptachlorepoxyde, [gamma]-CHL, cis-CHL, trans-nonachlore ainsi que o,p'- et p,p'-DDD, DDE, DDT) et de 24 congeneres de PCB s'etablissaient dans les etendues signalees pour le caribou au Canada.
Detailed technical specifications are set out in the Annex to the Decision for each type of textile product concerned and this applies in particular to the concentration of chemicals and pesticides and any emissions (level and emissions of acrylonitrile, aldrine, captafol, chlordane, DDT and other chemicals, lead, zinc, etc.) - b) Processes and chemicals: the criteria featured in this section apply, where appropriate, to all stages of production of the product, including the production of fibres.
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