Table 2

Pesticides used for spraying cotton crops in Berket- El-Sabe, Egypt in the period June to September 2000

Types and trade names of used pesticidesActive ingredients
Insect growth regulators
    CascadeFlufenoxuron
    AtabronChlorfuazuron
    ConsultHexaflumuron
    Bacillus thuringiensis Bacillus thuringiensis
Organophosphorous compounds
    CuracronProfenofos
    DursbanChlorpyrifos
    HostathionTriaziphos
    ThimetPhorate
Carbamates
    SevinCarbaryl
    LarvinThiodicarb
Pyrethroids
    PyrethroidEsfenvalerate