Basic Guide To Pesticides: Their Characteristics And Hazards: Their Characteristics & Hazards

1st Edition

Rachel Carson Counsel Inc.

CRC Press
Published September 21, 1992
Reference - 316 Pages
ISBN 9781560322535 - CAT# TF2453

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Table of Contents

Selections of pesticide materials included; sources of information; how to use the guide; the charts, names of pesticides and how to use index of names; classes of pesticides; chief pesticide use; persistence; toxicity effects on mammals; adverse effects on other non-target species - physical properties; varying vulnerability to pesticide poisoning; index of pesticide names; charts of pesticide characteristics, alphabetically by name; toxic characteristics of classes of pesticide ingredients; references; using pesticides; alternatives to pesticides. Appendix: a review of United States federal regulation on pesticides.


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