2015: Avoca Street Highett (Victoria). Pesticides: Bifenthrin, Diuron, Permethrin, Simazine

Potentially toxic concentrations of synthetic pyrethroids associated with low density residential land use

Supplementary Material

Stephen Marshall*, David Sharley, Katherine Jeppe, Simon Sharp, Gavin Rose, Vincent Pettigrove


Avoca St Retarding Basin at Avoca St; Highett


Feb/April 2015: Bifenthrin 32.4ug/kg, Diuron 7ug/kg, Permethrin 41.65ug/kg, Simazine 16ug/kg

also see: https://pursuit.unimelb.edu.au/articles/the-common-insecticide-poisoning-our-rivers-and-wetlands