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Document ID (ISN)59671
CIS number 93-623
Year 1988
Convention or series no.
Title Handbook on agricultural chemicals
Original title Nōyaku yōran [in Japanese]
Bibliographic information Japan Plant Protection Association, 1-43-11 Komagome, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 170, Japan, Dec. 1988. 700p. Index. Price: JPY 4300.
Abstract This handbook (compiled under the supervision of the Plant Protection Division, Agricultural Production Bureau, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and Fisheries) contains seven parts. The first three parts list the quantities of production, marketing, consumption, export and import of agricultural chemicals including insecticides, fungicides, herbicides and fertilisers. Part 4 lists all registered agricultural chemical products, their manufacturers and active constituents. Part 5 lists the properties, methods of use and toxicity of new agricultural chemicals. Part 6 lists agricultural epidemics in Japan, and situations of aerial spraying. Part 7 contains information including toxicity of agricultural chemicals, utilisation standards of special category of toxic products, directories of related government agencies, manufacturers, distributors and organisations.
Descriptors (primary) toxic effects; crop protection; Japan; agricultural chemicals
Descriptors (secondary) pesticides; insecticides; fungicides; data sheet; list of chemical substances; directory; fertilizers
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceJapan
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals