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- Tassou, Koffi Tcha; Schulz, Ralf
- Environmental toxicology and chemistry 2012 v.31 no.10 pp. 2384-2390
- insect growth regulators, etc ; Chironomus riparius; chemical treatment; chronic toxicity; climate; foods; guidelines; larvae; pollutants; pyriproxyfen; risk assessment; temperature; toxicity testing; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... Traditional risk assessment guidelines employ acute or chronic toxicity tests for a maximum of one generation of organisms. These tests are usually performed in the laboratory at a constant standard temperature, although in the field organisms may experience different temperatures, which may be a source of additional stress. Climate change–related temperature shifts may have serious impacts on ect ...