Resources found: 64

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]

Poison treatments

It presents useful recommendations and measures to be taken for first aid and treatments in pesticide poisoning occurrences.
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Resource added in: 28/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides/poisoning, Poisoning/therapy, First Aid, Poisoning/prevention & control

Take cover

It points the need of using appropriate protective clothing and equipment while mixing or applying pesticides to avoid poisonings.
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Resource added in: 28/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides, Poisoning/prevention & control, Accident Prevention, Protective Clothing

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]

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

Cholinesterase

It relates the poisonous effects of organophosphorous and carbamate pesticides on cholinesterase, and the signs and symptoms of the intoxication. It presents tables and references.
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Resource added in: 28/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides/poisoning, Cholinesterases, Cholinesterase Inhibitors, Carbamates/poisoning, amentoamentoamentoamentoamentoamentoamento

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]

A review of physical-chemical parameters related to the soil and groundwater fate of selected pesticides used in New York State

This review contains information on twenty-three toxic chemicals used in New York state, and examines pesticides of wide application and high toxicity, most of which are on the restricted use list for...
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Resource added in: 27/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides, Pesticide Utilization, Groundwater, 16209, Groundwater Pollution

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]

Pesticide management for water quality: principles and practices

It intends to explain the fates of pesticidesafter they have been introduced into the environment, in addition, processes which affect pesticide movement and management practices which reduce their lo...
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Resource added in: 27/07/1999
Available languages: English
Toxicology, Pesticides, Pesticide Utilization, Pesticide Residues/adverse effects, Groundwater, Groundwater Pollution