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Table 11a
Number of Active Ingredients Registered for First Time as Pesticides Under FIFRA
By Type, 1967-1997
Type
Year Insect. Herb. Fung. Bacter./ Slim. Nemat. Rodent. Other Total Uses Registered Total Chemicals Registered
1967
4
2
2
5
0
2
1
16
16
1968
6
2
5
4
0
0
1
18
18
1969
7
4
0
2
0
0
1
14
14
1970
1
2
2
3
0
0
2
10
10
1971
0
1
1
1
0
1
1
5
4
1972
4
5
6
5
0
0
1
21
17
1973
5
3
4
2
1
0
0
15
13
1974
6
8
6
0
1
1
0
22
22
1975
8
11
5
11
0
0
1
36
35
1976
2
3
2
4
0
0
1
12
12
1977
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
3
3
1978
2
2
0
0
0
0
1
5
5
1979
8
2
4
0
0
1
2
17
17
1980
4
3
1
0
0
2
1
11
11
1981
4
3
2
1
0
0
6
16
16
1982
5
5
1
1
0
2
3
17
17
1983
5
5
3
1
0
0
0
14
14
1984
6
1
2
2
0
1
2
14
13
1985
8
1
1
1
0
0
2
13
10
1986
2
7
0
0
1
0
2
12
11
1987
3
5
0
1
1
0
2
12
11
1988
2
5
1
0
1
0
2
11
11
1989
5
5
3
0
0
0
2
15
15
1990
1
3
2
0
0
1
1
8
8
1991
4
2
4
1
0
0
1
12
12
1992
3
4
4
0
1
0
0
12
11
1993
4
5
7
0
0
0
5
21
20
1994
14
4
8
1
0
0
3
30
30
1995
15
3
6
3
0
2
2
31
31
1996
16
2
3
3
1
0
3
28
24
1997
11
9
5
2
0
0
1
28
28

Note:Total number of uses exceeds number of chemicals when a chemical has more than one use type. Data for 1996 and 1997 are fiscal year basis, ending Sept. 30.
Source:PA registration files and OPP Annual Reports for 1996 and 1997.

Figure 11
New Active Ingredient Pesticide Registrations
First-time Registrations, 1967-1997
Stacked Area Graph: Number of Registrations by Year. (This chart depicts the data as presented in Table 11a)

Table 11b
Number of Active Ingredients Registered for First Time as Pesticides Under FIFRA
By Classification Safer (Reduced-Risk) or Other Pesticides, 1990-1997
Year Safer (Reduced-Risk) Other Total
1990
3
5
8
1991
7
5
12
1992
6
5
11
1993
5
15
20
1994
16
14
30
1995
19
12
31
1996
15
9
24
1997
19
9
28

Source: EPA 5700-33H form that states submit to EPA Regions each year.

Table 12
Number of Certified Applicators in the U.S. October 30, 1997
EPA Region (1) Private (2) Commercial (3)
1
6,471
9,454
2
27,246
33,989
3
63,025
36,306
4
222,326
76,518
5
126,251
65,719
6
183,549
30,449
7
123,524
31,572
8
67,330
17,360
9
25,966
50,623
10
28,565
22,898
U.S. Total (4)
874,253
374,888

Source: EPA 5700-33H form that states submit to EPA Regions each year.
(1) See Figure 12b for map of EPA Regions.
(2) The term "private applicators" refers primarily to individual farmers.
(3) Commercial refers to professional pesticide applicators.
(4) The U.S. totals do not add because some applicators are certified in more than one Region.

Figure 12a
Certified Pesticide Applicators, 1997
Stacked Column Chart: Number of Applicators by EPA Region. (This chart depicts the data as presented in Table 12)

Figure 12b
U.S. EPA Region Map
Map of EPA Regions
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