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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2016, Article ID 2386938, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2386938
Research Article

Preparation and Evaluation of Emamectin Benzoate Solid Microemulsion

Institute of Environment and Sustainable Development in Agriculture, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing 100081, China

Received 3 February 2016; Accepted 17 April 2016

Academic Editor: William Yu

Copyright © 2016 Lei Feng et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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