|Document ID (ISN)||54961|
|Convention or series no.
||WHO Technical Report Series 798
||Chemistry and specifications of pesticides
||World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1990. 77p. Bibl. Price: CHF 9.00.
||Thirteenth Report of the WHO Expert Committee on Vector Biology and Control. Contents: Development of pesticides for use in public health (the WHO pesticide evaluation scheme, relations with industry, quality control of pesticides); vector control in urban areas; control of household vectors and pests; specifications and test methodology; biological control agents; decontamination of containers; relations with other organisations. Annexes provide recommended changes in existing specifications and methods, recommended specifications for new pesticides and formulations and new methods, and a guideline specification for ultra-low volume liquids.
||agricultural chemicals; pesticides; parasitic diseases; WHO
||molluscicides; insecticides; biological insecticides; quality control; standardization; chemical analysis; rodenticides
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases