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Solution for Write the environmental effects of DDT. - HSC Science (General) 12th Board Exam - Chemistry

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Write the environmental effects of DDT.

Solution

  1. It is not completely biodegradable i.e. it is not very rapidly metabolized by animals. Instead, it gets deposited and store in fatty tissues. It is exists for longtime in soil, plants and animals as well. It produces unforeseen ecological effects.
  2. It is replaced by better and safer insecticide due to ecological problems.
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 2014-2015 (March) (with solutions)
Question 8.2 | 7.00 marks
Solution for question: Write the environmental effects of DDT. concept: Polyhalogen Compounds. For the courses HSC Science (General) , HSC Science (Electronics), HSC Science (Computer Science)
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