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Document ID (ISN)45283
CIS number 86-210
ISSN - Serial title 0322-8347 - Bezpečná práca
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Líška D.
Title Safe work with pesticides
Original title Bezpečná práca s pesticídmi [in Slovak]
Bibliographic information 1984, Vol.15, No.2, p.59-62. Illus. 7 ref.
Abstract The numbers of preparations for plant and seed protection permitted in Czechoslovakia from 1967 to 1983 are listed. Herbicide use has increased more than 3-fold over this period. The terms toxicity, exposure and risk in the application of pesticides are explained. Health protection of workers exposed to pesticides is described in terms of primary, secondary and tertiary preventive measures.
Descriptors (primary) pesticides; safe working methods; crop protection
Descriptors (secondary) Czechoslovakia; personal protective equipment; limitation of exposure
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals