|Document ID (ISN)||65721|
|Convention or series no.
||Official report - Pesticide poisoning
||Reporte oficial - Intoxicaciones por plaguicidas [in Spanish]|
||Ministerio de Salud, División de Saneamiento Ambiental, Depto. Sustancias Tóxicas y Medicina del Trabajo, San José, Costa Rica, 1993. 44p. Illus.
||Report on pesticide poisoning during 1993 in Costa Rica. Poisoning cases are classified by the following: province; month and attending institution; age and sex; occupational or non-occupational occurrence; occupation; route of entry; type of pesticide. Data are illustrated with graphics. Annexes 1 and 2 include graphics of cases according to various parameters. A decree on the notification of pesticide poisoning and the notification form prepared by the Ministry of Health are also attached.
||dangerous substances; chemical products; pesticides; Costa Rica
||herbicides; notification of occupational accidents; organophosphorus compounds; carbamates; statistical aspects; fungicides; agriculture; legislation; developing countries; nematocides
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Costa Rica|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)