The Pesticide Management Section regulates individuals or companies that sell, use, or supervise the use of restricted use pesticides, engage in the commercial application of pesticides, and structural pest control or horticultural activities.
For more information on regulatory governance of pesticides and related activities, please refer to this page: Pesticide Rules and Regulations (These references are not all-inclusive, but are made available for convenience and meant to serve as a "starting point" for further inquiry.)
Pesticide Residue Lab
The lab operates two testing programs. The Request Program involves samples of an unusual nature, difficult chemistry, or samples with legal implications. The Monitoring Program collects and analyzes samples of agricultural commodities from across the state. The information obtained from these samples is used to protect consumers and maintain the competitiveness of Alabama's farmers.
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