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Document ID (ISN)25004
CIS number 76-765
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Title Dieldrin.
Original title Dieldrine. [in French]
Bibliographic information Data sheet on pesticides No.17, World Health Organization, Genève, Switzerland, and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Roma, Italy, Dec. 1975. 13p. 12 ref.
Abstract Contents of this data sheet: synonyms; selected physical properties; agriculture, horticulture and forestry uses as insecticide and unintended effects on wildlife birds (egg production); inadvisability of household use; mammalian, human and non-mammalian toxicology; LD50; recommendations: restrictions on availability; transportation and storage; handling; disposal and/or decontamination of containers; selection, training and medical supervision of workers; additional recommendations if distributed by aircraft; labelling; precautions in use (threshold limit values, closed systems, forced ventilation, mixers and applicators, personal protective equipment); safe disposal of containers and spillage; emergency aid; medical diagnosis and treatment of poisoning; laboratory methods of detection and analysis, and in cases of poisoning.
Descriptors (primary) WHO; FAO; toxicology; pesticides; dieldrin
Descriptors (secondary) disposal of harmful waste; data sheet; forestry; mixing, kneading; transport of materials; storage; crop protection; warning notices; first aid; lethal dose 50; hazard identification; safe working methods; agriculture; food contamination; medical supervision; threshold limit values
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Halogenated hydrocarbons
Agricultural chemicals