fungicides raw material


Fungicides are biocidal chemical compounds or biological organisms used to kill or inhibit fungi or fungal spores.

Fungi can cause serious damage in agriculture, resulting in critical losses of yield, quality and profit. Fungicides are used both in agriculture and to fight fungal infections in animals.

Chemicals used to control oomycetes, which are not fungi, are also referred to as fungicides as oomycetes use the same mechanisms as fungi to infect plants.