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Document ID (ISN)27406
CIS number 77-1123
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Title Dichlorvos.
Original title Dichlorvos. [in French]
Bibliographic information Data sheets on pesticides No.2, World Health Organization, Genève, Switzerland, and United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Roma, Italy, Mar. 1975. 14p. 3 ref.
Abstract Synonyms; physical properties; uses as insecticide, acaricide and nematocide in agriculture and forestry; public health programmes; mammalian, human and non-mammalian toxicology; restrictions on availability; transportation, storage and handling; disposal and/or decontamination of containers; selection, training and medical supervision of workers; distribution by aircraft; labelling; residues in food; precautions in use (threshold limit values, mixers and applicators, other workers associated in handling the pesticide); entry of persons into treated areas; safe disposal of containers and neutralisation of spillage; emergency aid; medical diagnosis and treatment of poisoning; surveillance tests; laboratory methods for detection and assay, and in case of poisoning.
Descriptors (primary) WHO; FAO; toxicology; pesticides; dichlorvos
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; data sheet; threshold limit values; forestry; acaricides; insecticides; nematocides; mixing, kneading; transport of materials; crop protection; elimination of spills; first aid; lethal dose 50; agriculture; medical supervision; medical treatment; disposal of harmful waste
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Esters and salts
Agricultural chemicals