Issue Date: February 20, 2017
Counterfeit pesticides damage EU economy
The sale of counterfeit pesticides is costing European agrochemical producers about $1.4 billion (€1.3 billion) each year in lost revenue, according to a new study by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO).
This equates to a loss of almost 14% of revenues and about 2,600 jobs in the EU because legitimate manufacturers employ fewer people than they would if not for competition from . . .
To view the rest of this content, please log in with your ACS ID.
- Chemical & Engineering News
- ISSN 0009-2347
- Copyright © American Chemical Society