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Document ID (ISN)27410
CIS number 77-1127
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Title Endrin.
Original title Endrine. [in French]
Bibliographic information Data sheets on pesticides No.1, World Health Organization, Genève, Switzerland, and United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Roma, Italy, Jan. 1975. 11p. 6 ref.
Abstract Synonym; physical properties; agriculture and forestry uses as insecticide, acaricide and rodenticide; unintended effects on domestic animals; mammalian, human and non-mammalian toxicology; restrictions on availability; transportation, storage and handling; disposal of containers; selection, training and medical supervision of workers; distribution by aircraft; labelling; residues in food; precautions in use (threshold limit values, personal protective equipment for mixers, applicators and other workers associated in handling the pesticide); entry of persons into treated areas; safe disposal of containers and removal of spillage; emergency aid; medical diagnosis and treatment of poisoning; surveillance methods; laboratory methods for detection and assay, and in cases of poisoning.
Descriptors (primary) WHO; FAO; toxicology; pesticides; endrin
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; data sheet; threshold limit values; cotton farming; acaricides; insecticides; rodenticides; mixing, kneading; transport of materials; crop protection; warning notices; elimination of spills; first aid; lethal dose 50; 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) Halogenated hydrocarbons
Agricultural chemicals