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Overview of 2003 pesticide sales in Alberta

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Description

In 2003, a total of 9 264 487.7 kg of pesticide active ingredient (ai) was sold in, or shipped into, Alberta. Pesticides sold into the Agriculture sector accounted for 96.2% of all pesticides sold, with the Commercial/Industrial sector accounting for 3.1% of sales, and the Domestic sector accounting for 0.6% of sales. The types of pesticides sold were predominantly herbicides, at 77.3%. Adjuvants and surfactants made up the next largest category at 14.6%. Insecticides made up 4.7% of sales, while fungicides made up 3.4% of sales.

Updated

January 1, 2007

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pesticide sales pesticide sales surveys pesticides

Title and publication information

Type
Report
Extent

69 pages

Frequency

Every 5 years

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Environment (1971-1992, 1999-2011)

Contributor

Byrtus, Gary

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Topic
Environment
Start Date

2003-01-01

End Date

2003-12-31

Subject (LCSH)

Pesticides--Alberta.

Resource Dates

Date Created

2007-01-01

Date Added

2015-10-15T19:37:27.105065

Date Modified

2007-01-01

Date Issued

2007-01-01

Date Archived

2015-06-01

Audience information

Identifiers

ISBN (pdf)

09780778573654

ISBN (print)

09780778573647

NEOS catalogue key

4188470

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