agricultural chemicals


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agricultural chemicals

[¦ag·rə¦kəl·chə·rəl ′kem·ə·kəls]
(materials)
Fertilizers, soil conditioners, fungicides, insecticides, weed killers, and other chemicals used to increase farm crop productivity and quality.
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The overview of the Pesticide And Other Agricultural Chemicals market comprises its definition, its key applications, and manufacturing technologies that are used.
The Diet has passed the revised Agricultural Chemicals Regulation Law, which will toughen punishments for sellers of unauthorized chemicals and ban the manufacture, importation and use of such chemicals.
DDT was the first of a series of synthetic agricultural chemicals that have advanced public health by increasing the supply and reducing the price of fruits and vegetables.
In this capacity, he is responsible for building strategic marketing plans in the agricultural chemicals and coatings and adhesives markets.
But the biggest success was a delivery vehicle for agricultural chemicals. Biodac soaks up liquid fertilizers and can be scattered on fields, where it decomposes and provides slow release into the soil.
Occurrence and Transport of Agricultural Chemicals in the Mississippi River Basin, July through August 1993.
The award recognizes breakthroughs in chemical technologies that incorporate the principles of environmental safety into the chemical design, manufacture and use of agricultural chemicals.
That's because most wheat farmers rely on agricultural chemicals to produce a consistently productive crop.
The issue of unregistered agricultural chemicals that are known to be carcinogenic has caused wide repercussions.
Hyperpycnal flows could also transport significant quantities of pesticides because agricultural chemicals often hitch a ride on particles that wash into rivers.
The group develops and manufactures a portfolio of chemicals, plastics, agricultural chemicals and other specialised products.

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