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1

Types of widely used chemical pesticides

Chlorinated Hydrocarbons
Organic Phosphates
Carbamates

2

organic compounds that contain chlorine atoms DDT fat soluble

Chlorinated Hydrocarbons

3

Malathion and parathion neurotoxins water soluble

Organic Phosphates

4

nonpersistent pesticide, nerve poisons Sevin, only last for a few days to few weeks

Carbamates

5

Unintended consequences of pesticides

cancer, birth defects, suppress immune functions, poison, death

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Impact on the food web

180-Tributyl tin TBT, fish cancers, disappearance of amphibians, reduction in birds of prey like peregrine falcon, dutch elm disease, from robins eating earthworms

7

Environmental, Genetic, Natural

Sustainable pest control

8

Crop Rotation, Trap Crops, Heteroculture

Environmental Controls

9

Genetic resistance, sterile-male technique

Genetic Controls

10

Pheromones, Insect hormones, hormone inhibitors

Natural Controls

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Covering all the techniques that do not fit into other methods of pest control

Cultural Controls