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Handbook of Agricultural Biotechnology, Volume 2, Nanobioherbicides

Table Of Contents
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Preface -- Chapter 1 Nanotechnology: History, Trends and Modern Applications -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 History of Nanotechnology -- 1.3 Recent Trend of Nanotechnology -- 1.4 Application of Nanotechnology Across Industry -- 1.5 Role of Nanotechnology in the Environment -- 1.6 Role of Nanotechnology in Remediation of Polluted Soil -- 1.7 Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 2 Mitigating Action of Nanobioherbicides from Natural Products on Agricultural Produce -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Bioherbicides/Bioherbicide Formulations -- 2.3 Bioherbicides Sourced From Plants -- 2.3.1 Bioherbicides Developed From Plant Extracts -- 2.3.2 Bioherbicides Generated From Allelochemicals -- 2.4 Bioherbicides Sourced From Natural By-Products -- 2.5 Overview of the Benefits of Bioherbicides -- 2.6 Bioherbicides, Sources, and Effects on Target Weeds -- 2.6.1 Bioherbicides From Bacteria -- 2.6.2 Bioherbicides From Fungi -- 2.6.3 Bioherbicides From Lichens -- 2.6.4 Bioherbicides From Plants -- 2.6.5 Bioherbicide From Virus -- 2.7 Description of Nanoherbicides and Nanotechnology -- 2.8 Polymeric Nanoparticles -- 2.8.1 Nanoparticles From Inorganic Sources -- 2.8.2 Agricultural Wastes as Sources of Nanoparticles -- 2.8.3 Nanoparticles as Pest Killers -- 2.8.4 Nanobiopesticides -- 2.9 Application of Nanoparticles as Nanocarriers -- 2.10 Mode of Action of Nanobioherbicides -- 2.11 Nanobioherbicides and Their Mechanisms of Action -- 2.12 Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 3 Beneficial and Natural Metabolites Derived From Plants -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Types of Plant Metabolites -- 3.2.1 Primary Metabolites -- 3.2.2 Secondary Metabolites -- 3.2.2.1 Types of Plant Secondary Metabolites -- 3.2.2.2 Properties of Plants Secondary Metabolites -- 3.3 Relevance/Uses of Secondary Metabolites -- 3.4 Conclusion -- Acknowledgments
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
1st ed.
Physical Description
1 online resource (393 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781119836513

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