|Document ID (ISN)||55009|
|Convention or series no.
||Environmental Health Criteria 104
International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS)
||Principles for the toxicological assessment of pesticide residues in food
||World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1990. 117p. 183 ref. Index. Price: CHF 15.00.
||Topics covered in this criteria document include: historical background of the Joint FAO/WHO Meeting on Pesticide Residues (JMPR); the JMPR assessment process; considerations of identity, purity and stability; availability and quality of data; the collection and value of human data; structure-activity relationships; test methodologies; evaluation of data; biotechnology; special considerations for individual classes of pesticides. Glossary.
||agricultural chemicals; IPCS; food contamination; pesticides; toxicology; WHO
||literature survey; ILO; UNEP; FAO; experimental determination; extrapolation animal man; determination of exposure limits; description of technique; glossary; animal experiments
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)