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Document ID (ISN)60762
CIS number 93-1494
ISBN(s) 0-7726-1233-1
Year 1990
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Adams R.W.
Ministry of Environment, Pesticide Control Program
Title Handbook for pesticide applicators and dispensers
Bibliographic information Crown Publications Inc., 546 Yates Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1K8, Canada, 5th ed., 1990. viii, 253p. Illus. Index.
Abstract Intended as a reference manual for pesticide applicators and others who require basic information on pesticides or safe pesticide use, this updated version of an earlier edition includes new standards for safe pesticide transport, storage and disposal. More information is also provided on pesticide properties, pest control objectives and pest management as well as new chapter on equipment calibration. A quiz is included at the end of each chapter for the purposes of testing students on their knowledge of the information covered. Glossary of pest control terms.
Descriptors (primary) pesticides; training material; crop protection
Descriptors (secondary) Canada; British Columbia; safe working methods; manuals; calibration; handling and storage
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals
OSH training