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Document ID (ISN)58625
CIS number 92-1640
ISSN - Serial title 0025-7818 - Medicina del lavoro
Year 1990
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Maroni M., Barbieri F., Colombo M.G., La Ferla F.
Title The International Centre for Pesticide Safety
Bibliographic information Nov.-Dec. 1990, Vol.81, No.6, p.489-493.
Abstract The International Centre for Pesticide Safety (ICPS) was inaugurated in March 1990. Co-ordinated by the World Health Organization (WHO) and in collaboration with research and university institutions, the Centre operates in the following areas of activity: information and documentation on pesticide toxicity; epidemiological, toxicological and clinical research; training and education; laboratory research. ICPS is also a centre of meetings and courses on permanent education. This paper reports on the activities carried out so far and on the future programmes of ICPS.
Descriptors (primary) international governmental organizations (non UN); crop protection; pesticides; WHO
Descriptors (secondary) ongoing research; toxicity evaluation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceItaly; WHO
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals