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compound

to agree not to prosecute or proceed in return for a consideration.
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Although Compound 1080 is used all over Australia to control feral animals, Tasmania is the only state to target marsupials, according to PETA.
In a move that has aroused the ire of some conservationists, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last week approved the pesticide sodium monofluoroacetate, or "Compound 1080," for use in special "livestock protection" collars.
Airborne pollution dusts food crops with sodium fluoroacetate (which is sold commercially as Compound 1080, a deadly rodenticide).