With approximately 4,600 employees, Chemtura is a leading global supplier of plastic additives, including flame retardants; a leading manufacturer of pool and spa products; a global leader in seed treatment and miticides in the agricultural market; the largest component supplier to the lubricants industry; and a top global producer of urethane polymers.
ECPA acts as the ambassador of the crop protection industry in Europe and represents the industry's European regional network. ECPA promotes agricultural technology in the context of sustainable development and, in doing so, seeks to build understanding of the industry’s role, contribution’s, and expand informed dialogue about our views, values and beliefs.
Currently in the U.S., 2 million acres of farmland are devoted to growing rice. Without crop protection products, it would take twice as many acres to provide the same supply.
Leonard Gianessi Talks with XS, Inc.
Leonard Gianessi Talks with XS, Inc
Leonard Gianessi, of the Crop Protection Research Institute sits down with CLA member XS, Inc. to discuss the importance of crop protection products to agriculture. Here Leonard speaks to the history the crop protection products have with the United States and abroad, noting the abundant food supply they allow.