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Pesticide News Story: EPA Releases Report Containing Latest Estimates of Pesticide Use in the United States

For Release: February 17, 2011

EPA's report, Pesticides Industry Sales and Usage: 2006 and 2007 Market Estimates, is now available at http://www.epa.gov/opp00001/pestsales/. This report contains the latest estimates of agricultural and nonagricultural pesticide use in the United States. It illustrates graphically historical trends and levels of use over the last 20 years. Also included are data on imports, exports, and pesticide producers and users. The report contains statistics on pesticide sales and usage based on available information taken from Agency records of registrations, USDA surveys of pesticide use, and other public and proprietary sources. Highlights include:

The last report on pesticides industry sales and usage was published in 2001. Previous reports are also available at http://www.epa.gov/opp00001/pestsales/.

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