Introduction to Sustainable Agrochemistry

  • Sílvio VazJr.Email author


This chapter defines sustainable agrochemistry, the main classes of agrochemicals as well as their usages and dynamics in the agriculture and the environment. Furthermore, some relevant aspects of sustainability in agriculture are presented and discussed.


Agriculture Environment Impacts 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation, National Research Center for Agroenergy (Embrapa Agroenergy), Embrapa Agroenergia, Parque Estação BiológicaBrasíliaBrazil

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