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Issue
Lait
Volume 55, Number 543-544, 1975
Page(s) 207 - 211
DOI https://doi.org/10.1051/lait:1975543-54413
Lait 55 (1975) 207-211
DOI: 10.1051/lait:1975543-54413

Pollution des laits de femme par les résidus de pesticides organochlorés en France

F. M. LUQUET, J. GOURSAUD and J. CASALIS

Laboratoire d'Industrie Laitière, 13, rue de l'Université 59509 Douai

Abstract - Human milk in France is more polluted by pesticides residues than cow's milk. The main sources of pollution are DDT, its metabolites (pp' DDE and pp' DDT) and HCH.
No significant seasonal variations in the pollution have been found, but there are differences beetween samples coming from different regions of France