Simazine is a chlorotriazine herbicide.
Pollution of Waterways
According to a 1999 U.S. Geological Survey publication, simazine was among the top herbicides found in streams and shallow groundwater in urban areas. At the time, simazine was one of the top 25 herbicides used nationally in the United States in agriculture.
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Related SourceWatch Pages
- Different pesticides dominate in different land-use areas, U.S. Geological Survey, Circular 1225, Accessed September 29, 2011.