hexachlorocyclohexane; see lindane.
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Persistence and binding of DDT and gamma-HCH in a sandy loam soil under field conditions in Delhi, India.
They show that ministers this week (Tues) ordered that aldrin, chlordane, dieldrin, endrin, heptachlor, hexachlorobenzene, mirex, toxaphene, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB), DDT, chlordecone, the sum of alpha, beta- and gamma-HCH, and hexabromobiphenyl be present in wastes at concentrations not exceeding 50 mg/kg.
Gamma-HCH (lindane) can remain in the air for as long as 17 weeks depending on moisture in the air and temperature.
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