SIC Code 2879 Pesticides and Agricultural Chemicals, Not Elsewhere Classified

Industry

Manufacturing

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in the formulation and preparation of ready-to-use agricultural and household pest control chemicals, including insecticides, fungicides, and herbicides, from technical chemicals or concentrates; and the production of concentrates which require further processing before use as agricultural pesticides. This industry also includes establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing or formulating agricultural chemicals, not elsewhere classified, such as minor or trace elements and soil conditioners.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing basic or technical agricultural pest control chemicals are classified in Industry Group 281 if the chemicals are inorganic and in Industry Group 286 if they are organic. Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing agricultural lime products are classified in Major Group 32.

Illustrative Examples

  • Agricultural disinfectants
  • Agricultural pesticides
  • Arsenates: calcium, copper, and lead-formulated
  • Arsenites, formulated
  • Bordeaux mixture
  • Calcium arsenate and arsenite, formulated
  • Cattle dips
  • Copper arsenate, formulated
  • Defoliants
  • Elements, minor or trace (agricultural chemicals)
  • Exterminating products, for household and industrial use
  • Fly sprays
  • Fungicides
  • Growth regulants, agricultural
  • Herbicides
  • Household insecticides
  • Insect powder, household
  • Insecticides, agricultural
  • Lead arsenate, formulated
  • Lime-sulfur, dry and solution
  • Lindane, formulated
  • Moth repellants
  • Nicotine and salts
  • Nicotine bearing insecticides
  • Paris green (insecticide)
  • Pesticides, household
  • Phytoactin
  • Plant hormones
  • Poison: ant, rat, roach, and rodent-household
  • Pyrethrin bearing preparations
  • Pyrethrin concentrates
  • Rodenticides
  • Rotenone bearing preparations
  • Rotenone concentrates
  • Sheep dips, chemical
  • Sodium arsenite (formulated)pp(Soil conditioners
  • Sulfur dust (insecticide)
  • Thiocyanates, organic (formulated)
  • Trace elements (agricultural chemicals)
  • Xanthone (formulated)

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Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 287901Insecticides-manufacturers
  • 287902Lime-manufacturers (pesticides)
  • 287903Enzymes (manufacturers)
  • 287904Commercial Agricultural Cleaners (mfrs)
  • 287905Pest Control Supplies & Equip Mfg
  • 287906Bird Barriers-repellents & Controls Mfg
  • 287907Herbicides (manufacturers)
  • 287998Pesticides & Ag Chemicals Nec (mfrs)

7-digit SIC

  • 2879001Pesticides & Ag Chemicals Nec Mfg
  • 2879002Agricultural Or Household Pesticides
  • 2879003Agricultural Or Household Insecticides
  • 2879004Insecticides Mfg
  • 2879005Lime Mfg
  • 2879006Arsenates
  • 2879007Enzymes Mfg
  • 2879008Bordeaux Mixture
  • 2879009Commercial Agricultural Cleaners Mfg
  • 2879010Cattle Dips
  • 2879011Ddt-insecticide
  • 2879012Pest Control Supplies & Equipment Mfg
  • 2879013Bird Barriers-repellents & Controls Mfg
  • 2879014Exterminating Products, For Household Or Industrial Use
  • 2879015Pyrethrin Concentrates & Preparations
  • 2879016Agricultural Disinfectants
  • 2879017Defoliants
  • 2879018Herbicides Mfg
  • 2879019Plant Hormones
  • 2879020Soil Conditioners
  • 2879021Trace Elements

8-digit SIC

  • 28790000Agricultural Chemicals, Nec
  • 28790100Insecticides And Pesticides
  • 28790101Arsenates, Arsenites (formulated)
  • 28790102Bordeaux Mixture
  • 28790103Cattle Dips
  • 28790104Ddt (insecticide), Formulated
  • 28790105Exterminating Products, For Household Or Industrial Use
  • 28790106Insecticides, Agricultural Or Household
  • 28790107Pesticides, Agricultural Or Household
  • 28790108Pyrethrin Concentrates And Preparations
  • 28799901Agricultural Disinfectants
  • 28799902Defoliants
  • 28799903Fungicides, Herbicides
  • 28799904Plant Hormones
  • 28799905Soil Conditioners
  • 28799906Trace Elements (agricultural Chemicals)
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Total Companies:436

Est. Employment:4396