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Document ID (ISN)106800
CIS number 07-892
Year 2003
Convention or series no. HSE Information Sheet MISC 515
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Urban rodent control and the safe use of rodenticides by professional users
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Nov. 2003. 6p. 11 ref.
Internet access http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/misc515.pdf [in English]
Abstract This information sheet offers guidance to pest control professionals on minimizing the risks rodenticides may pose to human health, non-target animals and the environment. Contents: what to do before treatment of an infestation (site survey, risk assessment, choice of bait); guidance on treatment (using a variety of control methods, monitoring and record keeping); urban situations.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; rodenticides; rodents
Descriptors (secondary) legal aspects; data sheet; safe working methods; hazard evaluation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals
Animal hazards