|Document ID (ISN)||57693|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0783-6201 - East African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
|Convention or series no.
||The role of OHS in safe use of pesticides, particularly in developing countries
||Sep. 1991, Vol.1, No.2, p.40-41. Illus. 5 ref.
||A discussion of the role of occupational health services (OHS) during the development, manufacture, transportation, use and disposal of pesticides. Aspects covered include: provision of toxicological data by pesticide developers; provision of health education, environmental and biological monitoring and personal protection for factory workers; controls on the transportation and storage of pesticides; safe methods of pesticide use; the role of legislation, standards and education.
||agricultural chemicals; developing countries; agriculture; pesticides
||transport; safety and health training; safe working methods; pollution control
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Uganda|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||OSH in developing countries