Disposal of obsolete pesticides, the case of Ethiopia.

  title={Disposal of obsolete pesticides, the case of Ethiopia.},
  author={Israel Deneke Haylamicheal and Mohamed Aqiel Dalvie},
  journal={Environment international},
  volume={35 3},
Ethiopia has accumulated obsolete pesticide stocks since pesticides were first imported in the 1960s due to prolonged storage of pesticides, inappropriate storage conditions because of poor storage facilities, the lack of trained staff and lack of national legislation for pesticide registration and monitoring system of pesticide use in the country. The first pesticide inventory conducted in 1995 led by FAO in collaboration with the government of Ethiopia had identified about 426 tonnes of… CONTINUE READING


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