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Document ID (ISN)28016
CIS number 77-1698
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Title Carbaryl.
Original title Carbaryl. [in French]
Bibliographic information Data sheets on pesticides No.3, World Health Organization, Genève, Switzerland, and United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Roma, Italy, Jan. 1975. 13p. 6 ref.
Abstract Synonyms; physical properties; uses as insecticide in agriculture and forestry, and unintended effects; 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 value, mixers and applicators, other workers associated in handling the pesticide); entry of persons into treated areas; safety disposal and decontamination of containers and removal 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; carbaryl; toxicology; pesticides
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; disposal of harmful waste; insecticides; mixing, kneading; crop protection; data sheet; first aid; lethal dose 50; agriculture; medical treatment; elimination of spills
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Amides
Agricultural chemicals