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Final 2002 PRL Report - Figure 5

Figure 5
Relative Use (in Pounds) of the Reported Top Ten Pesticide Products Applied by Certified Commercial Applicators - 2002*
EPA Registration Number Product Name Weight Quantity (pounds) Percentage of All Products
10404-82**

Lesco Pre-M Plus Fertilizer Insecticide (with various Fertilizer combos)

2,384,637.75 14.835%
3125-474-9198** Fertilizer with Merit Insecticide 825,556.37 5.136%
3125-474-10404** Merit Insecticide 0.2 Plus Fertilizer 676,232.18 3.99%
10404-85 ** Dimension Herbicide 0.10% plus Fertilizer 556,570.31 3.463%
538-213 ** Turf Fertilizer & Pre-emergent Weed Control 485,029.03 3.017%
279-3216-10404 ** Lesco Talstar Insecticide 0.069% plus Fertilizer (with various Fertilizer combos) 478,482.81 2.977%
3125-451 Merit Insecticide 0.5 G 283,957.77 1.767%
538-214-10404** Fertilizer plus Pre-emergent 259,566.16 1.615%
3125-406 Dylox 6.2 Granular Insecticide 240,739.97 1.498%
3125-479-12118 Turf Fertilizer plus Merit 0.25 Insecticide
(with various Fertilizer combos)
240,651.20 1.497%
Top 10 Products - Total Quantity (Pounds) Used: 6,465,310.52
All Products - Total Quantity (Pounds) Used: 16,073,930.05
Top 10 Products as a Percentage of Total Quantity (Pounds) Used: 40.22%

* Excluding Illegible, Invalid, Irregular, and Unreported Categories (See Annual Report for Definitions)

** These products consist of small amounts of pesticides combined with large amounts of fertilizer. The weight reported here is the weight of all ingredients, not just pesticides.


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