|Document ID (ISN)||78006|
|ISSN - Serial title
||1080-3548 - International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics
|Convention or series no.
||General evaluation of risk associated with the use of pesticides and other chemical substances on animal breeding and plant production farms
||1999, Vol.5, No.3, p.449-457. 17 ref.
||The general characteristics of chemical risk on farms in Poland are presented. The paper describes the risk associated with the natural occurrence of chemicals (such as ammonia and hydrogen sulfide) in the process of animal breeding and the risk connected with the use of artificial fertilizers and pesticides. Pesticides are briefly described taking into consideration toxicity classes and toxic effects. Exposure to pesticides is presented for individual methods and related activities. Finally, the risk of exposure to pesticides in orchards and greenhouses is discussed.
||livestock rearing; pesticides; agriculture; health hazards; chemical products
||Poland; hydrogen sulfide; risk factors; fertilizers; hazard evaluation; ammonia
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Poland|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)