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Document ID (ISN)39758
CIS number 83-797
ISBN(s) 0-8412-0701-1
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Plimmer J.R.
Title Pesticide residues and exposure
Bibliographic information American Chemical Society, 1155 Sixteenth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA, 1982. 204p. Illus. Bibl. Price: US$27.95
Abstract Report on an American Chemical Society (Division of Pesticide Chemistry) symposium (Las Vegas, USA, 26-27 Aug. 1980). A number of papers deal with the special problems of California. Subjects covered: problems of worker reentry into sprayed orcharrds; monitoring pesticide safety programmes; dermal exposure to carbaryl; exposure to chlorobenzilate; exposure to 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid; studies with 2,4,5-trichlorophenoxyacetic acid; health hazards to orchardists spraying insecticides; protective clothing; testing organophosphates in the field (fowl exposure).
Descriptors (primary) organophosphorus compounds; orchards; crop protection; pesticides
Descriptors (secondary) protective clothing; USA; dichlorophenoxyacetic acid; trichlorophenoxyacetic acid; carbaryl; skin absorption; health hazards; conference; chlorobenzilate
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Agriculture
Agricultural chemicals