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Chemicals and Waste

Definition(s)

A general term for chemical agents that are used to kill unwanted plants, animals pests or disease-causing fungi, and includes insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, nematicides, etc. Some pesticides have had widespread disruptive effects among non-target species. (Source: GEMET/ALL)

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Alternative labels:
Chemical pest control

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French
pesticide
Russian
пестицид
Spanish
pesticidas
Arabic
المبيدات الحشرية

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with Pesticides

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Basel Convention
Rotterdam Convention
Minamata Convention on Mercury