Resources found: 15

Classification of pesticides by hazard and guidelines to classification

It presents classification of pesticides according to their potential toxicity taking into account oral or dermal toxicity, which ever is higher, but also any irreversible effects that might be recogn...
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Resource added in: 27/04/2001
Available languages: English
Pesticides/classification, Pesticides/toxicity, Classification/methods, Hazardous Substances, Toxicology, Chemical Contamination, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação]

The WHO recommended classification of pesticides by hazard and guidelines to classification, 2000 - 2002

It classifies pesticides according to their potential toxicity, taking into account oral or dermal toxicity, whichever is higher, but also any irreversible effects that might be recognized. Document i...
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Resource added in: 12/03/2001
Available languages: English
Pesticides/classification, Pesticides/toxicity, Toxicology, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação]

Manual on Development and Use of FAO and WHO Specifications for Pesticides

This Manual contains detailed definitions and other background information to facilitate the development and use of the FAO specifications. Document in pdf format; Acrobat Reader required.
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Resource added in: 01/02/2000
Available languages: English, Spanish
Toxicology, Pesticides/chemistry, Technical Specifications, Reference Books, Manuais [Tipo de Publicação]

Pesticide disposal: provisional guidelines and meeting reports.

It presents five reports (mainly in pdf format) about storage, disposal and safe management of obsolete pesticides stocks.
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Resource added in: 01/02/2000
Available languages: English, Spanish, French
Toxicology, Pesticides, Hazardous Substances and Wastes Stockpiling, Hazardous Waste Disposal, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação], Anais de congresso

Back-siphoning pesticides into your home

It describes "back-siphoning" and how it may occur, and it presents some measures to be taken for preventing or solving this problem.
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Resource added in: 28/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Water Pollution/prevention & control, Pesticide Utilization, Pesticides/adverse effects, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação]

Pesticide application.

This is a series of texts relating to the use and application of pesticides, and it's presented in the following topics: pesticide spray adjuvants; pesticide compatibility; water Ph and pesticides; Tr...
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Resource added in: 28/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides, Pesticide Utilization, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação]

Laundering pesticide contaminated clothing

It presents useful recommendations for laundering lightly or highly pesticide-contaminated clothing.
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Resource added in: 28/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides, Poisoning/prevention & control, Protective Clothing, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação]

Guidelines for corn producers: using corn herbicides and protecting water quality, Best Management Practices for New York producers

It presents Best Management Practices/BMPs, a program designed to minimize the potencial for adverse impacts on environment while maximizing the beneficial effects of pesticide use; also, it presents ...
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Resource added in: 27/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides, Pesticide Utilization, Water Pollution/prevention & control, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação]

Pesticides and groundwater: a guide for the pesticide user

It explains the pesticide contamination of groundwater, how it may occur, the properties of the soil and of the pesticides , and how groundwater may be protected. It presents recommended applicator pr...
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Resource added in: 27/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides/adverse effects, Pesticide Utilization, Groundwater Pollution, Water Pollution/prevention & control, Reference Books, Guia [tipo de publicação]

Pesticide applicator core tutorial

This tutorial is a comprehensive information source on pesticides, presents basic safety and handling rules for pesticide use, and can be used to help candidates prepare for the pesticide applicator c...
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Resource added in: 26/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides, Pesticide Utilization, Education, Reference Books, Certificado de habilitação, Guia [tipo de publicação]