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The Pesticide Manual

The Pesticide Manual

A World Compendium

By C MacBean

November 2012 / Hardback / 1457 Pages / 9781901396867 £275.00 / €360.00 / $525.00
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Main Description

The sixteenth edition of The Pesticide Manual provides the most comprehensive information on active ingredients for the control of crop pests in the world. Completely revised and updated the latest edition contains 1,436 profiles and over 2,600 products, details of 45 additional synthetic molecules and the first approvals under EU 2011 legislation.


Readership

This is an essential reference book and data source for all those requiring authoritative, impartial and accurate information on crop protection active ingredients.

IntroductionGuide to Using the Main Entries, including Sample Entry Stereochemistry Nomenclature Resistance to Pesticides Main Entries Supplementary Entries ReferenceGlossary of Species Directory of Companies Abbreviations and Codes 1. Common names - recommended names for ions and radicals 2. Formulation codes 3. WIPO country codes for patents 4. WHO and EPA toxicity classification 5. IOBC codes for beneficial species 6. EC Classification: risk symbols and phrases 7. IARC carcinogenicity evidence classifications 8. Drinking water Guideline Values (GV) 9. General abbreviations Bibliography Indexes1. CAS Registry Numbers 2. Molecular Formulae 3. General names 4. Classes

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