Chemical Technologies Techtransfer
Unfettered use of pesticides and herbicides has sought to address increasing demands on agricultural production. However, their impact on the environment and on human health has progressively emerged as a matter of grave concern. Easy-to-use and affordable detection methods for pesticides and herbicides would enable wider appreciation of the hazards associated with their overuse. Development of a field-deployable reusable that is capable of colorimetric detection of the most widely used herbicides at sub-ppm levels. ....Ask for details