This work offers concise, detailed information on the toxicological properties of, and safe handling practices for, pesticides. It provides an overview of the registration process, registration procedures and supplemental registration. An alphabetic listing of over 800 chemicals, including their applications - from insecticides and growth regulators to herbicides, repellents and synergists - is provided.
Table of Contents
Regulations and Safety; The Registration Process; Federal and State Cooperation; Cancellation and Suspension Rules; General Safety Issues Toxicology; Organophosphate Insecticides; N-Methyl Carbamate Insecticides; Solid Organochlorine Insecticides; Insecticides of Biological Origin; Other Insecticides, Acaricides, and Repellents; Arsenic Compounds; Properties, Action, and Toxicological Database; Appendix A: Leading Pesticide Producers and Their Addresses; Appendix B: Pesticide Products Cross Index; Appendix C: Application Index.