Resources found: 8

IARC Monographs, volume 41: some halogenated hydrocarbons and pesticide exposures - summary of data reported and evaluation.

It presents data reported and results of carcinogenicity evaluation for humans and animals of some halogenated hydrocarbons and pesticide exposures.
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Resource added in: 25/09/2000
Available languages: English
Carcinogenicity Tests, Toxicology, Carcinogens, Hydrocarbons, Halogenated/adverse effects, Pesticide Exposure, Pesticides/adverse effects

Pesticide health effects on humans

It lists 42 pesticides by their chemical families, and it presents the following information about their effects on human health: action on human system; internal, external and/or chronic exposures; a...
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Resource added in: 28/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides/adverse effects, Pesticide Exposure

How to handle contaminated clothing and rags.

It presents useful measures to handle and wash light to moderate or completely saturated pesticide-contaminated clothing and rags.
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Resource added in: 21/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Equipment Contamination/prevention & control, Security Measures, Pesticides, Pesticide Exposure, Toxic Substances, Hazardous Substances, Protective Clothing, Contaminant Removal, Reference Books, ]cação]cação]cação]cação]

Worker Protection Standard - WPS Part 170: pesticide applicator and worker safety.

WPS is intended to reduce the risk of pesticide poisonings and injuries among agricultural workers who are exposed to pesticide residues, and the risk of pesticide poisonings and injuries among pestic...
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Resource added in: 20/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides/poisoning, Pesticide Exposure, Poisoning/prevention & control, Protective Devices, Occupational Risks/legislation & jurisprudence, Rural Workers/legislation & jurisprudence, Legislation, Reference Standards, Saúde ocupational

Citizen's guide to pest control and pesticide safety

This booklet is intented to help answer questions like "How pests can be controled safely?" and "When and how should pesticides be used?", and to help people understand: - what steps to take to contro...
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Resource added in: 19/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides/poisoning, Pesticide Exposure, Pest Control/methods, Poisoning/prevention & control, First Aid, Pesticide Utilization, EPA 730-K-95-001

Pesticides and personal safety.

This monograph is a very useful tool to understand what is, how to use and handle pesticide, and how to prevent and treat pesticide exposure and poisoning. It contains the following chapters: - pests ...
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Resource added in: 19/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides/poisoning, Poisoning/prevention & control, Pesticide Utilization, Pesticide Exposure, First Aid, Pesticides/toxicity, Protective Devices

Pesticides and the home, lawn, and garden.

This monograph is designed to help the homeowner become more knowledgeable about using and handling pesticides effectively and with greater safety to the applicator, family members, pets, wild life, ...
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Resource added in: 19/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides, Pesticide Utilization, Poisoning/prevention & control, Pesticide Exposure, Terminology, Pest Control, Accident Prevention, Hazardous Waste Disposal

Recognition and management of pesticide poisonings.

It provides health professionals with information on the health hazards of pesticides currently in use, and current consensus recommendations for management of poisonings and injuries caused by them. ...
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Resource added in: 16/07/1999
Available languages: English
Environmental Health, Toxicology, Pesticides, Poisoning, Poisoning/therapy, Disinfectants/poisoning, Fungicides, Industrial/poisoning, Hazardous Substances/poisoning, Toxic Substances, Pesticide Exposure, Chemical Compound Exposure, Reference Books, Manuais [tipo de publicação]