Pesticides in the Atmosphere : Distribution, Trends, and Governing Factors
Author(s): Michael S. Majewski
Most people know about the presence and health effects of pesticide residues in the water they drink. However, they may not realize the impact of atmospheric transportation and deposition of pesticides on water quality. Scientific studies of pesticides in various atmospheric matrices (air, rain, snow, aerosols, and fog) provide some of the answers.