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biocides

biocide (GB)
biocide (F)
biocida (ES)
biocida (I)
biocide (N)

Term (bios = life, caedere = kill) for active substances, chemicals and used in pest control in the non-agricultural area microorganisms against harmful organisms (such as rats, insects, fungi, microbes), e.g. disinfectants, rat poison or wood preservatives. On the other hand, products used in the cultivation of plants in viticulture are not referred to as biocides (although this often happens), but rather as plant protection products. Biocides are also called "non-agricultural pesticides". See under pesticides, as well as regarding pest control under Organic viticulture,

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