Last edited 23 Jul 2021


Containment systems for the prevention of pollution, Secondary, tertiary and other measures for industrial and commercial premises (CIRIA C736), published by CIRIA in 2014, defines pesticides as: ‘Substances used for preventing, destroying or mitigating any pest. They are a class of biocide, a chemical substance or microorganism that can deter, render harmless, or exert a controlling effect on any harmful organism by chemical or biological means.’

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