Consider the following pesticides:
Which among the above have tendency to remain intact in environment and to accumulate in fatty tissue?
DDT and other chlorinated pesticides such as aldrin, endrin, lindane and endosulfan are persistent organic pollutants (POPs), which remain intact and have a tendency to accumulate in fatty tissue. Pyrethroids (such as Pyrethrin) and Chlorophenols are Non-persistent pesticides.
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