Measurement of mutagenic emissions from the incineration of the pesticide dinoseb
during application of combustion modifications.
In a separate field trial, the technology was successfully demonstrated on soils that were contaminated with the nitroaromatic herbicide dinoseb
, under the SITE Program at Ellensburg, Washington.
The site is a former pesticide mixing and loading facility near the airport which has been found to be contaminated with dinoseb
The anaerobic biological process technology bioremediates soils and sludges contaminated with nitroaromatics found in such compounds as explosives and pesticides, and in particular the explosive TNT and the herbicide dinoseb
The waste was contaminated with at least nine different pesticides, including dinoseb
, toxaphene and ethyl parathion.