Mutagenic chemicals

Other Names:
Toxic genetic chemicals
Radiomimetic chemicals

Certain chemicals, especially those used in agriculture (insecticides, fungicides), are radiomimetic in that they mimic the genetic effects of nuclear radiation.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST