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Imposex in marine gastropods from the Atlantic coast of South Africa
(North-West University (South Africa), 2016)
Tributyltin (TBT) is an organotin compound used as an antifouling agent in paint that is applied to the hulls of vessels to prevent the formation of biofilms. This highly toxic antifouling compound leaches into the water ...
Possible endocrine disruption in molluscs from the Limpopo Province
(North-West University, 2010)
With parts of SA in a malaria endemic area, a preventative way of fighting malaria is with the use of pesticides such as 1,1,1–Trichloro–2,2–bis(pclorophenyl) ethane, also known as DDT. DDT is listed under the persistent ...