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Document ID (ISN)76814
CIS number 01-624
ISSN - Serial title Diario Oficial de la Federación
Year 1999
Convention or series no. NOM-003-STPS-1999
Title Official Mexican Standard - Agricultural activities - Use of plant protection products, pesticides and fertilizers - Safety and health conditions [Mexico]
Original title Norma Oficial Mexicana: actividades agrícolas - Uso de insumos fitosanitarios o plaguicidas e insumos de nutrición vegetal o fertilizantes - Condiciones de seguridad y higiene [México] [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information 28 Dec. 1999, Vol.45, No.20, p.39-51. 18 ref.
Internet access [in Spanish]
Abstract This standard (entry into force: 28 June 2000) outlines the conditions for the safe use in agriculture of dangerous substances, such as plant protection products, pesticides and fertilizers.
Descriptors (primary) agricultural chemicals; agricultural operations; Mexico; occupational safety and health
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; pesticides; labelling; storage; responsibilities of employees; personal protective equipment; periodic medical examinations; standard; first aid
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceMexico
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals