|Document ID (ISN)||76220|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Guidance Note EH 74/3
Health and Safety Executive
||Dermal exposure to non-agricultural pesticides - Exposure assessment document
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 1999. iv, 46p. Illus. 38 ref. Price: GBP 7.50.
||Skin can be an important route to systemic dose and may be a target organ itself. This exposure assessment document presents data on dermal exposure to non-agricultural pesticides such as public hygiene insecticides, remedial biocides, industrial timber preservatives and antifouling preparation. Topics covered: exposure measurements; design of exposure studies; dermal exposure data; risk assessment; modified seven patch method for determining occupational dermal exposure.
||pesticides; skin; exposure evaluation; disinfectants
||skin contamination; threshold limit values; polychlorinated biphenyls; skin absorption; criteria document; wood impregnation; job-exposure relation; determination in biological matter; antifouling paints
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)