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See the table below for details on participants and quantities of cancelled, suspended, and unusable pesticides collected by Operation Cleansweep in the 2009-2010 collection campaign.

COUNTIES PARTICIPANTS TYPE OF
PARTICIPANTS
POUNDS
Alachua 2 1-PC, 1-NU 1,948
Brevard 1 1-OTH 100
Broward 4 2-NU, 2-OTH 1,265
Duval 2 2-PC 917
Flagler 1 1-FM 1,712
Gilchrist 1 1-OTH 701
Hardee 2 1-FM, 1-GR 680
Hendry 3 1-FM, 2-GR 19,476
Highlands 4 1-FM, 2-NU, 1-GR 21,511
Hillsborough 6 1-FM, 3-NU, 1-PC, 1-OTH 2,551
Indian River 4 2-PC, 1-OTH, 1-GR 1,502
Lake 4 1-GR, 1-NU, 1-PC, 1-OTH 3,735
Lee 2 2-OTH 29,288
Marion 1 1-PC 2,443
Miami-Dade 4 3-NU, 1-PC 1,930
Orange 3 1-FM, 1-GR, 1-NU 1,952
Osceola 1 1-GC 3,180
Palm Beach 1 1-PC 2,190
Pasco 1 1-GR 463
Pinellas 1 1-PC 100
Polk 7 2-FM, 2-GR, 1-NU, 1-PC, 1-OTH 1,688
Sarasota 1 1-NU 100
St. Johns 3 1-FM, 1-GR, 1-OTH 1,244
Sumter 1 1-OTH 116
Suwannee 1 1-OTH 1,703
Volusia 1 1-PC 1,000
Total Number of
Counties Served
Total
Participants
Type of
Participants
Total Pounds
Collected
26 62 13-PC, 15-NU, 13-OTH, 9-FM, 11-GR, 1-GC 103,495

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Participants Key:

AQ - aquatic applicator
CI - citrus
FM - farm
GC - golf course
GR - greenhouse
MN - municipality (WWTP, mosq. cntl., etc)
NU - nursery
PC - pest control
PK - park
TF - turf
OTH - unknown type
VT - veterinarian

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Last updated: September 26, 2013

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