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|Main Title||Incremental Cost Impacts of the 1972 Federal Insecticide Fungicide and Rodenticide Act as Amended.|
|Author||Seltzer, R. E. ; Fly, Claude L. ; Schneider., Edwin O. ;|
|CORP Author||Development Planning and Research Associates, Inc., Manhattan, Kans.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Pesticide Programs.|
|Report Number||EPA-68-01-3181; EPA/540/9-76/002;|
|Stock Number||PB-250 963|
|Additional Subjects||Pesticides ; Legislation ; Government policies ; Economic impacts ; Chemical industry ; Insecticides ; Rodenticides ; Regulations ; Classification ; Income ; Productivity ; Tests ; Energy consumption ; National government ; Utilization ; Consumers ; Agricultural economics ; Benefit cost analysis ; Solid waste disposal ; State government ; Storage ; Food industry ; Electric power consumption ; Federal Insecticide Fungicide and Rodentcide Act|
This study attempts to evaluate the economic impacts of 1972 Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act as amended on the pesticide industry, pesticide users and consumers and will describe inflationary impacts which may result. Specific tasks included are as follows: (1) Identification of pesticide categories, use types and geographic areas that will be most affected. (2) Evaluation of economic impacts on the pesticide industry. (3) Quantification, under varying assumptions, of any cost increases to pesticide users. (4) Quantification, under varying assumptions, of any cost increases to consumers of final products. (5) The overall assessment of all costs and benefits to society attributable to the implementation of selected sections of 1972 FIFRA as amended.