Record Display for the EPA National Library Catalog


OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Safety in the Use of Pesticides.
Author Wolfe, Homer R. ; Durham., William F. ;
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Wenatchee, Wash. Field Studies Section.
Year Published 1966
Stock Number PB-277 659
Additional Subjects Pesticides ; Industrial hygiene ; Hazards ; Toxic diseases ; Insecticides ; Safety engineering ; Industrial medicine ; Toxicity ; Toxicology ; Therapy ; Preventive medicine ; Recommendations ; Atmosphere contamination control ; Accident prevention ; Protective clothing ; Protection ; Lethal dosage ; Signs and symptoms ; Occupational diseases ; Reprints ; Toxic substances ; Occupational safety and health
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-277 659 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 8p
Any worker who might become involved in the handling of pesticides should not only be well informed about the effectiveness of various chemicals in control of insects, weeds, fungi, and other pests, but also he should be well acquainted with the potential health hazards involved in the use of these materials. The following information concerning the toxicity of the more widely used pesticides, as well as some suggested precautions to follow when using such compounds, should be helpful to anyone working with pesticides.