Agrow is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Scotland UK launches illegal pesticide collection drive

Scotland, UK has launched a scheme to get rid of illegal pesticides that could be used to poison wildlife. The scheme will allow those who know, or suspect they are in possession of certain pesticides that are illegal, to dispose of them safely and confidentially. Only selected substances will be accepted through the scheme. The pesticides include aldicarb, carbofuran, carbosulfan, isofenphos, mevinphos, sodium cyanide, strychnine, most types of bendiocarb, banned or expired formulations of chloralose, especially those containing more than 5% chloralose (weaker ready-to-use formulations are still legally sold for indoor rodent control), and banned or expired formulations of aluminium phosphide.

Topics

What to read next

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

AG021933

Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel