1979: Gnangara Liquid Waste. Pesticide detected: DDT

Monitoring Waste Disposal Sites.

Only one sample of water has been taken from a waste disposal site for analysis for pesticide residues. In February 1979, a sample of water from the Gnangara Liquid Waste site was found to contain DDT at 0.03ug/L.

P47 Monitoring Pesticides – A Review – A Report to the Environmental Protection Authority by Peter A Rutherford. Environment Protection Authority. Perth Western Australia. Bulletin 407. December 1989.