TY - CHAP A1 - L.P. Quinn A2 - B A3 - J. de Vos A4 - M. Fernandes-Whaley A5 - C. Roos A6 - H. Bouwman A7 - H. Kylin A8 - R. Pieters A9 - J. van den Berg ED1 - Margarita Stoytcheva Y1 - 2011-10-21 PY - 2011 T1 - Pesticide Use in South Africa: One of the Largest Importers of Pesticides in Africa N2 - This book brings together issues on pesticides and biopesticides use with the related subjects of pesticides management and sustainable development. It contains 24 chapters organized in three sections. The first book section supplies an overview on the current use of pesticides, on the regulatory status, on the levels of contamination, on the pesticides management options, and on some techniques of pesticides application, reporting data collected from all over the world. Second section is devoted to the advances in the evolving field of biopesticides, providing actual information on the regulation of the plant protection products from natural origin in the European Union. It reports data associated with the application of neem pesticides, wood pyrolysis liquids and bacillus-based products. The third book section covers various aspects of pesticides management practices in concert with pesticides degradation and contaminated sites remediation technologies, supporting the environmental sustainability. BT - Pesticides in the Modern World SP - Ch. 4 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/16995 DO - 10.5772/16995 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-07-31 ER -