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Main Title Pollution Potential in Pesticide Manufacturing.
Author Lawles, Edward W. ; von Rumke, Rosmarie ; Ferguso, Thomas L. ;
CORP Author Midwest Research Inst., Kansas City, Mo.
Year Published 1972
Report Number EPA-69-01-0142; MRI-3556-C; TS-00-72-04;
Stock Number PB-213 782
Additional Subjects ( Pesticides ; Pollution) ; ( Chemical industry ; Pesticides) ; ( Air pollution ; Pesticides) ; ( Water pollution ; Pesticides) ; History ; Production rate ; Plant location ; Synthesis(Chemistry) ; Formulations ; Marketing ; Hazardous materials ; Toxicity ; Fire safety ; Industrial accidents ; Waste disposal ; Industrial wastes ; Containers ; Insecticides ; Herbicides ; Dust control ; Industrial waste treatment ; Packaging ; Chemical engineering ; Mixings ; Regulations ; DDT ; Aldrin ; Dieldrin ; Chlordan ; Malathion ; Liquid waste disposal ; Water pollution control ; Air pollution control ; Toxaphene ; Disulfoton ; Phorate ; Parathion ; Methyl parathion ; Carbaryl ; Temik ; D 2-4 herbicide ; T 2-4-5 herbicide ; Atrazine ; Trifluralin ; Methane/bromo ; Bacillus thuringiensis ; Captan
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NTIS  PB-213 782 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
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Abstract
The study surveys and evaluates the environmental pollution potential associated with the manufacture, formulation, and marketing of pesticides, including such related activities as packaging, transportation and warehousing, i.e., all of the operations up to the point where a pesticide is placed in the hand of the normal consumer. The topics include the following: History; Present production volumes and sites; Modern manufacturing methods; Formulation of pesticides; and Marketing.