World Biocide Demand to Reach $6.9 Billion in 2009
In more mature markets, such as the United States, Western Europe and Japan, advances will be modest, with gains prompted by the replacement of traditional products with higher-value formulations offering a combination of low toxicity, broad-spectrum efficacy, minimal effect on finished product quality and reduced environmental impact. Much of this shift will be prompted by the sizable regulatory framework under which the biocide industry operates.
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