By Richard P. Pohanish
This reference guide offers totally up-to-date chemical, regulatory, future health, and protection details on approximately 800 insecticides and different agricultural chemical substances. The transparent, constant and complete presentation of knowledge makes Sittig's a vital reference for a large viewers together with first responders, environmental and commercial health/safety pros, the foodstuff undefined, the rural region and toxicologists.
Detailed profiles are supplied for every substance indexed, together with: utilization; crop-specific residue limits; risk rankings for long term human toxicity; and endocrine disruptor and reproductive toxicity details. each chemical profile comprises references and net hyperlinks to resource info from the EPA, OSHA, the area future health association (WHO), and different vital advisory and lawmaking bodies.
This paintings is targeted on regulated chemical substances. The components lined comprise insecticides, pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, rodenticides and comparable agricultural chemical compounds used on meals grown and produced for either human and animal intake. those items are equipped with universal names, chemical synonyms, exchange names, chemical formulae, US EPA pesticide codes, ecu rules together with threat image and hazard words, EINECS, RTECS, CAS, and different special identifiers in order that all who can have touch with, or curiosity in them can locate wanted info quickly.
- A entire reference for the rural zone, nutrition undefined, agrochemical production and distribution area, and primary responders
- Brings jointly a wealth of risk and reaction, regulatory and toxicological info in a single handy go-to handbook
- Covers US, european and around the world regulatory requirements