|Document ID (ISN)||57120|
|Convention or series no.
||International Code of Conduct on the Distribution and Use of Pesticides (Amended version) [FAO]
||Code international de conduite pour la distribution et l'utilisation des pesticides (Version amendée) [FAO] [in French]|
||Publications Division, Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Via delle Terme di Caracalla, 00100 Roma, Italy, 1990. 34p. 16 ref.
||This international code is designed to encourage responsible trade practices, and safe and efficient use of pesticides. It covers: definitions; pesticide management; testing of pesticides; reducing health hazards; regulatory and technical requirements; availability and use; distribution and trade; information exchange and prior informed consent; labelling, packaging, storage and disposal; advertising; monitoring and observance of the Code. The full copy of FAO Conference Resolution 10/85, which adopted the Code, is appended.
||agricultural chemicals; pesticides; FAO
||handling and storage; warning notices; information of personnel; replaced; directive; international agreements
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)