This review examines 92 pesticides used in the Caribbean categorised in terms of field of use (fungicide, herbicide, insecticide, nematicide, plant growth regulators). Toxicity, quantities imported, environmental fate, social factors, priorities for monitoring and recommendations are discussed.
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