ecotoxic


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ecotoxic

(ˌiːkəʊˈtɒksɪk)
adj
(Environmental Science) harmful to animals, plants, or the environment
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farm hazardous waste has the potential to cause harm to farmers, livestock and the environment due to the nature of their properties such as being flammable; carcinogenic; and ecotoxic.
However, it is ecotoxic and cause chromosomal fractures and has histopathological effects like multi-organ tissue injury [8].
The results suggest that the FDA assay, in combination with the soil burial test, provides a simple and reliable method for monitoring the biodegradation processes and the putative ecotoxic effects of bioplastics in soil.
S Raj, Assessing risk of heavy metals from consuming food grown on sewage irrigated soils and food chain transfer, Ecotoxic.
Bacterial strains capable of degrading complex hydrocarbons present in the environment have a potential to be used as an effective tool for removing ecotoxic compounds.
Concretes containing biomass ashes: Mechanical, chemical, and ecotoxic performances, Construction and Building Materials 48: 457-463.
Nickel (II) is also found to be an embryo toxin; a teratogen which makes the removal of this ecotoxic species a serious concern.
Ecotoxic waste "presents or may present immediate or delayed risks for one or more sectors of the environment".
Jaguar[R] LS improves deposition, reduces combing resistance, eliminates build-up, reduces fly-away and is non ecotoxic.
There is also a propensity to suppose that all the so-called "heavy metals" have highly toxic or ecotoxic properties [1].
The main research trends in the Laboratory of Genotoxicology ecotoxic effects of environmental pollution and ecological changes in freshwater and marine ecosystems.
The projected ecotoxic effects of antivirals and antibiotics on WWTP biofilms could be considerable at the peak of a moderate or severe pandemic.