Resources found: 3

Report on the Toxicology of Metal Working Fluids

This document provides an indepth look at the health effects of occupational exposure to metalworking fluids. Topics include: development of metal-working fluids, adverse health effects; toxicology an...
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Resource added in: 25/02/2002
Available languages: English
Skin Neoplasms, Prostatic Neoplasms, Urologic Neoplasms, Pancreatic Neoplasms, Pesticide Exposure, Formaldehyde, Sulfur Compounds, Sodium Nitrite, Nitrosamines, Mineral Oil, Occupational Health, Occupational Exposure, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Reference Standards, Toxicology, Occupational Disease, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology

Sign and Symptoms of Pesticide Poisoning

Provides information on pesticide poisoning. It explains routes of exposure, toxicity, and signs and symptoms of various types of pesticides (fumigatants, rodenticides, wood preservatives, herbicides,...
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Resource added in: 21/02/2002
Available languages: English
Occupational Exposure, Occupational Diseases, Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Chemical Industry, Chemical Compound Exposure, Chemical Industry, Pesticide Exposure, Pesticide Residues, Solvents, Poisoning, Rural Workers, Agriculture, Toxicology, Occupational risk, reposureposureposureposure, Occupational toxicology

Tomato production in Brazil: Poor working conditions concerns and high residues threaten safety

A study of pesticide use on tomatoes in the Northern State of Pernambuco, Brazil, indicates high exposure to pesticide workers and poor application methods which threaten the ecology of the area. This...
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Resource added in: 15/02/2002
Available languages: English
Agriculture, Rural Workers, Pesticide Exposure, Pesticide Residues, Occupational Health, Workplace, Working Environment, Working Conditions, Toxicology, Occupational risk, Occupational toxicology