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pes·ti·cide
[pes-tuh-sahyd]
NOUN
1.
a chemical preparation for destroying plant, fungal, or animal pests.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pesticide

Pesticides are substances that are meant to control pests or weeds. The term pesticide includes all of the following: herbicide, insecticide, insect growth regulator ...

www.epa.gov/pesticides

Recent Highlights and Pesticide News. EPA is requesting comment on extending the effective date for the Certification of Pesticide Applicators rule 12 months to ...

www.toxicsaction.org/problems-and-solutions/pesticides

Pesticides. Pesticides are the only toxic substances released intentionally into our environment to kill living things. This includes substances that kill weeds ...

www.niehs.nih.gov/health/topics/agents/pesticides

A pesticide is any substance used to kill, repel, or control certain forms of plant or animal life that are considered to be pests. Pesticides include herbicides for ...

www.npic.orst.edu/ingred/ptype/index.html

Sep 2, 2016 ... There are many different types of pesticides, each is meant to be effective against specific pests. The term "-cide" comes from the Latin word "to ...

toxtown.nlm.nih.gov/text_version/chemicals.php?id=23

Jan 31, 2017 ... Pesticides are widely used to control rats, insects, and weeds. From the U.S. National Library of Medicine. [ ]

www.panna.org/pesticides-big-picture/pesticides-101

Pesticides are used all around us, in homes and gardens, schools, parks and agricultural fields.

www.who.int/topics/pesticides/en

Pesticides: WHO health topic page on pesticides provides links to descriptions of activities, reports, publications, statistics, news, multimedia and events, as well ...