Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Formulation

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3877

The manner in which a pesticide is prepared for sale. Additional steps may or may not be required by the applicator before the product is ready to be applied. A formulation typically consists of a toxicant and adjuvants, and may contain a synergist and a diluent.

 Insecticides

 Insecticide Formulations

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