Sustainable Use of Chemicals in Agriculture

Sustainable Use of Chemicals in Agriculture

1st Edition - May 12, 2018

Write a review

  • Editors: Ettore Capri, Anne Alix
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128128664
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128128671

Purchase options

Purchase options
Available
DRM-free (Mobi, EPub, PDF)
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out

Institutional Subscription

Free Global Shipping
No minimum order

Description

Sustainable Use of Chemicals in Agriculture, Volume 2, explores the wide breadth of emerging and state-of-the-art technologies used to study the sustainable use of chemicals in agriculture. Sections in this new release include modern agriculture in Europe and the role/place of chemicals, a regulatory vision of the sustainable use of pesticides and risk mitigation, the perception of the concept in other regions of the globe, certification and added value for farm production, and how research and education can influence implementation and development, among other valuable topics.

Key Features

  • Covers a wide breadth of emerging and state-of-the-art technologies
  • Includes contributions from an International board of authors
  • Provides a comprehensive set of reviews

Readership

From concerned and informed citizens to scientists in the environmental and energy sectors

Table of Contents

  • 1. Modern Agriculture in Europe and the Role of Pesticides
    Anne Alix and Ettore Capri
    2. The Multiactor Approach Enabling Engagement of Actors in Sustainable Use of Chemicals in Agriculture
    Els Belmans, Paul Campling, Elien Dupon, Ingeborg Joris, Eva Kerselaers, Saskia Lammens, Lies Messely, Ellen Pauwelyn, Piet Seuntjens and Erwin Wauters
    3. Certification and Added Value for Farm Productions
    Pieter Ravaglia, Jacopo Famiglietti and Fiamma Valentino
    4. The Role of Research, Communication, and Education for a Sustainable Use of Pesticides
    Maura Calliera and Alba L’Astorina
    5. Practical Implementation of the Principles of the Sustainable Use of Pesticides
    Manpriet Singh, Vasileios P. Vasileiadis and Anaïs Junger

Product details

  • No. of pages: 176
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2018
  • Published: May 12, 2018
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128128664
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128128671

About the Serial Volume Editors

Ettore Capri

Ettore Capri is at Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Istituto di Chimica Agraria ed Ambientale, Sezione Chimica Vegetale, Piacenza, Italy

Affiliations and Expertise

Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Istituto di Chimica Agraria ed Ambientale, Sezione Chimica Vegetale, Piacenza, Italy

Anne Alix

Anne Alix is at Dow AgriSciences, Abingdon, UK

Affiliations and Expertise

Dow AgriSciences, Abingdon, UK

Ratings and Reviews

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for "Sustainable Use of Chemicals in Agriculture"