Provides an up-to-date historical perspective on light-activated pest control as well as presents an overview of the basic science. Addresses safety concerns in the use of light-activated dyes. Documents the applications of dye-impregnated baits against several species of fruit flies. Discusses applications of allelochemicals in light-catalyzed toxic reactions. Compares hemoglobin and chlorophyll pathways and the effects their intermediates illicit from toxic reactions in plants and animals.
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Book Description American Chemical Society, 1995. Book Condition: Good. illustrated edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP16690270
Book Description American Chemical Society, Washington, D.C., U.S.A., 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+ Ex-Library Cond. 279 pgs. Chapters cover: pesticidal applications of photoactivated molecules; fullerenes as photosensitizers; mechanisms of cellular photomodification; safety of xanthene dyes according to the U.S. FDA; risk assessment; impact of the Mediterranean fruit fly; light-activated toxicity of phloxine B and uranine to Mediterranea fruit fly; light-activated toxicity of phloxine B and fluorescein in methyleugenol to Oriental fruit fly; development of phloxine B and uranine bait for control of mexican fruit fly; etc. Cream/green/black boards with green lettering. Usual library markings. Clean and tightly bound. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book. Bookseller Inventory # B030927
Book Description American Chemical Society, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. As New. book. Bookseller Inventory # F5S4-8-Z-0841233349-5