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Document ID (ISN)61818
CIS number 94-345
Year 1988
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Center for Environmental and Regulatory Information System (CERIS)
Title PEST-BANK on SilverPlatter
Bibliographic information SilverPlatter International, 100 River Ridge Drive, Norwood, MA 02062-5026, USA; 10 Barley Mow Passage, Chiswick, London W4 4PH, United Kingdom. Updated quarterly. 1 CD-ROM disk + floppy disk with search software (for IBM-compatible microcomputers).
Abstract CD-ROM disk containing two databases covering all US registered pesticides used in agriculture, industry and general commerce. Database 1 (Pesticide Products Database) contains information for approx. 50,000 pesticides (1,400 active ingredients, 5,000 registering companies, 20,000 sites, 7,500 pests) currently registered in the US. Each entry provides: product and brand names; registration information (incl. states in which registered); composition and formulation (names, synonyms, CAS numbers, trade names of all active ingredients by percentage); registered sites of applications; pests for which registered; specific site/pest combinations; other information (toxicity warning etc.). Database 2 (Tolerance Database) contains all pesticides tolerances listed in the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). It indicates maximum permissible residue levels for > 400 chemicals, by chemical and food commodity (approx. 1,400 commodities listed), with CFR references.
Descriptors (primary) notification of dangerous substances; USA; CD-ROM; toxicology; toxic substances; pesticides
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; legislation; TLV list; list of chemical substances
Document type G - Computer databases
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom; USA
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals