com/research/mqd4gd/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Hydrobromic Market by Application ( Plasma Etching, HBr Flow Battery, PTA Synthesis, Fumigant
Synthesis), by Geography - Analysis and Forecast to 2019" report to their offering.
The statement came in response to a question on why the ministry, which regulates the use of pesticides, cannot impose a total ban on the fumigant
and rely on less harmful and still effective alternatives in efforts to put an end to the availability of the phosphine tablets in the market.
emission reductions with TIF warrant regulatory changes.
The residual protective effect of sodium n-methyldithiocarbamate (NaMDC) fumigant
was investigated in Douglas-fir timbers in a bridge in western Oregon using fungal colonization and levels of methylisothiocyanate (MITC; the primary fungitoxic breakdown product of NaMDC) as the measures of protection.
But the fumigant
is being phased out because of its harmful effects on the Earth's protective stratospheric ozone layer, and alternative fumigants
are presenting new challenges for growers and regulatory officials who want to keep the air clean.
The Environmental Protection Agency is considering a petition from a coalition of farm worker and environmental groups to rescind its earlier approval of the soil fumigant
Carolina Congressman David Price (r) visited Arysta Life Sciences headquarters in Cary, NC, to congratulate the company's NA Pres Bill Lewis and staff on its EPA Ozone Layer Protection Award for its MIDAS fumigant
As in the 2007 report, a soil fumigant
commonly used on potato fields to kill nematodes and a common herbicide that kills weeds were the two most commonly used pesticides.
No methyl bromide or any other soil fumigant
was used in the study, since they have become too costly for many small growers and nonchemical and nonchemical alternatives are being sought.
This report by the committee examines MB usage, the quantities produced and consumed, and existing and potential alternative treatments for uses of MB as a soil fumigant
, as a fumigant
of durable commodities and structures, and as a fumigant
for quarantine and pre-shipment.
The chemical was later found to be Aluminium Phosphide, used as a fumigant
, insecticide and rat poison, and can be toxic if eaten.
The changes made to phosphine usage were significant, including the requirement for site-specific fumigant
management plans, training and certification requirements, and additional label modifications to reduce harmful exposures.