Pesticides are now a daily part of our world, from the anti-bacterial soaps we use to the commercial pesticides that are applied to our food. Despite the fact that the chemical age of pesticides has just skyrocketed in the last decade, the use of pesticides has been thousands of years in development.
In this podcast, we look at the development of modern pesticides and how those pesticides are function as pest management. We will examine the function, targets and operation of chemical pesticides and their uses in modern pest control.
Hosted by Patricia Atkins, Spex's Senior Applications Scientist