chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticide


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chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticide:

see insecticideinsecticides,
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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The first, conducted from 1974 to 1976, comprised 1,436 nursing women in hospitals; their milk samples were analyzed for selected chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticides and later for PCBs (13).